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Taiwan Expat 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

Important Phone Numbers

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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