Information about China Republic (Taiwan)
Population: 23.040.000 (2005)
Capital: Taipei City 2.625.757 (2005)
Official Languages: Taiwanese Hokkien and mandarín
Main cities: Taipei City, Tainan City, Changhua City, Kaohsiung, Taichung, Keelung
According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Taiwan in your country of residence, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Taiwan, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Taiwan - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices
Currency: Taiwanese new dollar
Time Zone: (GMT+8)
Vaccination data up to july 2012:
- Obligatory vaccines: None
- Recommended vaccines: Hepatitis A, Tetanus-diphtheria, Pertussis, MMR vaccine.