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This introduction video brings you around Taiwan - when to go and the top things to do while you're in Taiwan.
Learn more about the complex political situation on the island of Taiwan. Both the Republic Of China (ROC) and the People Republic of China (PRC) claim to be the legitimate government of China. The current situation is stuck in a stalemate with the two ways of resolving the dispute (unification and independence).
This section helps prepare an individual before embarking to Taiwan, such as learning the cultural etiquette, basic conversational phrases, and even some useful local contact numbers.
Cultural Dos and Don’ts
Taiwanese are very polite in both the way they speak and how they treat other people. However, it's good to know the following DOs an DON'T's in Taiwan from a cultural point of view.
Basic Conversational Language
Some phrases in Chinese that are handy to know when visiting Taiwan.
New Taiwan Dollars (TWD)
More details on the exchange rate.
Check out this compilation video, it has included some of the most important words and phrases in the Chinese language which will aid you when travelling around Taiwan.
This section links to the various local news media in Taiwan.
RSS News Feed
This section informs the common scams and crimes to look out for when visiting Taiwan.
Crime & Security
This National Geographic's Megacities-Taipei documentary explores the past, present and future of Taiwan's capital, Taipei also known as "Asia's little tiger".
This section lists some recommended readings about Taiwan.
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