Category: Life in Taiwan

Living in Taiwan – Living Cost

Daily living expenses in Taiwan depends on individual tastes and requirements. The cost of living in Taipei City is the highest among cities. Generally, daily expenditures in northern Taiwan are higher than mid or...

Living in Taiwan

Transportation The railway network along the coastline is another economic option for traveling around Taiwan. There are four classes of passenger seats: Tze-chiang, Chu-kuang, Fu-hsing and economy Traveling by train is recommended on

Brief of Taiwan

History The name “Taiwan, “meaning “terraced bay,” was first used in 1430 by Admiral Cheng Ho of the Ming court. In the 16th century, the Portuguese named the island “Ilha Formosa” meaning “Beautiful Island.”

Fascinating Taiwan

Taiwan is a modern, free, democratic society whose people are hardworking, fun-loving, educated and friendly. While eagerly embracing the future, the people of Taiwan hold onto traditional values and ideals. The family, including ancestors,...