Northern Taiwan Travel 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
Learn more about New Taipei City’s Yehliu Geopark. Determine whether it’s worth adding to your Taiwan travel itinerary.
Learn more about the Taipei Fun Pass. Figure out what they do to determine whether it’s worth getting.
Learn more about New Taipei City’s Jiufen Old Street. Find things to do, explore the area’s history, and learn how to get there.
Explore a local’s recommendation of 21 things to do in Ximen, Taipei. I guarantee these bizarre, interesting, and fun things will fill your itinerary.
Read this guide on how to visit Taipei 101. Explore some fun facts about one of the world’s tallest buildings.
Learn how to visit the 35th floor Starbucks in Taipei 101. Understand the rules that you’ll need to follow, the dress code, and whether the visit is worth it.
Learn how to become a digital nomad in Taipei. Find visa requirements, expenses, and other useful information.