• Taiwan - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taiwan Taiwan, officially the Republic of China, is a country in East Asia. Neighbouring countries include the People's Republic of China (PRC) to the northwest, Japan to the northeast, and the Philippines to the south. The main island of Taiwan has an area of 35,808 square kilometres (13,826 sq mi), with mountain ranges dominating the eastern two-thirds and plains in the western third, where its ...
  • Taiwan | History, Flag, Map, Capital, Population, & Facts ...

    www.britannica.com/place/Taiwan Taiwan, island in the western Pacific Ocean that lies roughly 100 miles (160 km) off the coast of southeastern China. Taipei, in the north, is the seat of government of the Republic of China (ROC; Nationalist China). Learn more about the history of Taiwan in this article.
  • Taiwan 2020: Best of Taiwan Tourism - Tripadvisor

    www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g293910-Taiwan-Vacations.html Taiwan Tourism: Tripadvisor has 1,255,154 reviews of Taiwan Hotels, Attractions, and Restaurants making it your best Taiwan resource.
  • Taiwan, China - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taiwan,_China The term "Taiwan, China" (中国台湾) is used by Chinese media whenever Taiwan is referenced, even though the People's Republic of China (PRC) ― which is widely recognized by the international community as the legitimate representative of "China" ― does not exercise jurisdiction over areas controlled by the Republic of China (ROC).
  • Taiwan travel | Asia - Lonely Planet

    www.lonelyplanet.com/taiwan Explore Taiwan holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. | Generous like its 23 million people, Taiwan offers wondrous vistas, lively traditions and a culture as luxuriant as Jade Mountain on a sunny day.
  • Taiwan - Wikitravel

    wikitravel.org/en/Taiwan Taiwan is located off the coast of southwest of Okinawa, Japan and north of the Philippines.The island has been governed by the Republic of China (ROC) since 1945. Shaped roughly like a potato, the island nation has more than 23 million people and is one of the most densely populated places in the world.
  • Taiwan - Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taiwan Taiwan, officially the Republic of China (ROC; Chinese: 中華民國; pinyin: Zhōnghuá Mínguó), is a region and country in East Asia.It is the nationalist government of China since its settlement in 1949. It is called the Republic of China (ROC) (also called Taiwan) which is a special region comprising the island of Taiwan and nearby islands (Pescadores islands and parts of Fujian).
  • Taiwan - Cultural life | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/place/Taiwan/Cultural-life Taiwan - Taiwan - Cultural life: Taiwan’s culture may be described as traditional and conservative, like most other Asian cultures but to a greater degree. It is mainly Chinese in origin and is patriarchal and patrilineal, with the family at the centre of cultural activities. The society is hierarchical and class-oriented, though it is egalitarian in the sense that one has the opportunity to ...
  • Taiwan International Travel Information

    travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/international-travel/.../Taiwan.html Taiwan lifted its ban on entry, stay, and residence of foreigners living with HIV on February 4, 2015. Taiwan generally does not ask you about your HIV status unless you are applying for a resident, visa which requires a health certificate that will indicate whether you are HIV positive. Taiwan and the United States both allow dual nationality.
  • East Asia/Southeast Asia :: Taiwan — The World Factbook ...

    www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/tw.html Taiwan's total fertility rate of just over one child per woman is among the lowest in the world, raising the prospect of future labor shortages, falling domestic demand, and declining tax revenues. Taiwan's population is aging quickly, with the number of people over 65 expected to account for nearly 20% of the island's total population by 2025.