Basic Information:Official Name: Republic of China
Area: 36,190 km2
Capital City: Taipei City
Major Religion: Buddhism
Currency: New Taiwan dollar (TWD)
Exchange Rate: N/A
Time Zone: GMT +9
Current time: 01:06pm
Phone Country Dialing Code: 886
Language: Mandarin Chinese, Taiwanese Hokkien
Useful Travel Phrases in: Mandarin
Climate (Taipei City):
Practical Travel Information:Official Tourism Website: eng.taiwan.net.tw
Travel Cost: $$$ ($ = cheap, $$$$$ = expensive)
- Chung Ching Park - The Chung Cheng Park is a park located in Xinyi District and Zhongzheng District of Keelung City, Taiwan. It is best known for the 25-meter statue of the goddess Guanyin, which is the biggest goddess statue in Southeast Asia.
- Yehliu - The cape is full of hoodoo stones that dot its surface. These shapes can be viewed at the Yehliu Geopark. The most well known rock formation is the Queen's Head.