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Taiwan Destination Guides

Time Zone: UTC+8 (13 hours ahead of New York)

Currency: New Taiwan Dollar (NT$ or TWD)

Languages: Mandarin, Taiwanese, Hakka, and Formosan languages

Power Sockets: type A and B

Best Month to Visit: February–April

Capital City: Taipei City

International Dialing Code: +886

Traffic Direction: right side of the road

Coming to Taiwan?

Whether you're a visitor or someone who wants to move here, I have plenty of guides for you.

I've lived here for over several years now.

So I learned a thing. Or two.

Check out what I've learned and how it'll help make your life significantly easier when visiting this beautiful country.

33 Top Things To Do in Taipei

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I’ll cover various free- and paid things to do in Taipei. I’ll talk about some fantastic places to try Taiwanese food, cultural representations of the country, and tourist hot spots. …

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Guide to Taiwan Night Markets

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When many think of Taiwan, they think of a Taiwan night market. That’s because these markets give you a glimpse into the country’s culture and a means to satisfy your …

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Taiwan Visa Requirements (2022)

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Taiwan has received over 11 million tourists since 2018. As the nation gains more popularity, that number will likely significantly increase. Since you’re reading this post, you must want to …

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Guide on Getting Around Taiwan

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The most important aspect you’ll want to understand when traveling to any country is public transportation. Taiwan isn’t different. That’s why you’ll want to learn the basics of getting around …

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19 Top Things To Do in Taiwan

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Out of everywhere that I’ve been in Taiwan, it was hard to hand-pick a list of the most recommended places. If you’re having a difficult time building an itinerary for …

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2022 Guide To Traveling in Taiwan

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Use this Taiwan travel guide to eliminate the confusion of traveling to this island country. The Republic of China, Taiwan (臺灣, Traditional Chinese, or 台灣, Simplified Chinese) was previously known …

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