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Prior to Travel to Taiwan

 

  Visa  
  Do you need a visa to enter into Taiwan?  
 

Visa information is available on: http://www.boca.gov.tw/~boca2000/en/qa2e.htm#select19

 
     
  Climate and Weather  
 

The climate is subtropical in Taiwan. In average, temperature varies from 27C to 35C in summer (May to September); from 12C to 16C, in winter (October to April). It is usually hot and humid, with a typhoon season in summer. Thunderstorms also fall mostly in the afternoon. In winter, it is drizzly and cloudy. Further information about weather in Taiwan is available on: http://www.cwb.gov.tw/V4e/index.htm

 
     
  Language  
 

Mandarin is the official language of Taiwan. English is not widely spoken in some rural areas in Taiwan. However, many people speak English in big cities, like Taipei and Kaohsiung.