Taiwan is a small island nation 180km east of China with modern cities, traditional Chinese temples, hot springs resorts and dramatic mountainous terrain.
Dialing code: +886
Currency: New Taiwan dollar
Official script: Traditional Chinese; Formosan Latin alphabet;
Official languages: Mandarin Chinese, Standard Mandarin
Taipei, the country’s capital in the north, is known for its busy night markets
Taiwanese answer funny English names like Ant, Lion, Circle, etc.
- New Taipei City