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  1. A US congressional delegation affirms bipartisan support for Taiwan in

    A US congressional delegation affirms bipartisan support for Taiwan in first visit since election 1 of 5 | In this photo released by the Taiwan Presidential Office, Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen, center exchange gifts with U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, R-Fla., left and Rep. Ami Bera, D-Calif, right in Taipei, Taiwan on Thursday, Jan. 25, 2024.

  2. U.S. lawmakers meet with Taiwan's president-elect in first visit since

    TAIPEI, Taiwan — Taiwan 's president-elect, Lai Ching-te, said Thursday he hopes that the United States can continue to firmly support Taiwan, as he met the first group of U.S. lawmakers to ...

  3. 18 things to know before going to Taiwan

    16. Taiwan is a welcoming place for LGBTIQ+ travelers. The first country in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage, Taiwan is friendly and progressive, especially Taipei, home of the Chinese-speaking world's most vibrant Pride parade. Kaohsiung, which has its own Pride, comes a close second.

  4. Planning a Trip to Taiwan: 11 Practical Things To Know

    Receiving over 20 million tourists last year in 2023, Taiwan is a popular destination in East Asia that is known for its vibrant night markets, centuries-old temples, and lush mountains.. Having spent an incredible week in Taiwan, I share must-know travel tips that are especially useful for first-time visitors.. This Taiwan guide is also informed by my local friend, Ella Park-Chan, who lived ...

  5. A 2024 Taiwan Travel Guide for Planning Your Trip

    Deciding on a season or month for your trip to Taiwan is the first step to planning your Taiwan travels, and thus the first topic to cover in this Taiwan traveling guide. To make things easier, I've written this dedicated guide to the best time to visit Taiwan. In it, you'll find a description of every season and month of the year in Taiwan ...

  6. US Congress members praise Taiwan's democracy in a visit that's certain

    In this photo released by the Taiwan Presidential Office, Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen, second right, shakes hands with members of United States Congressmen as Rep. Mike Gallagher, the Republican chair of the House Select Committee on the Chinese Communist Party, right, looks on during a meeting in Taipei, Taiwan, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2024.

  7. For McCarthy and Taiwan's leader, visit marks historic first

    The moment was historic — a U.S. House speaker meeting with the president of Taiwan for a rare visit on American soil. The high-profile encounter Wednesday between Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen and House Speaker Kevin McCarthy was designed to boost support for the island government. But the meeting at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in California also was drawing rebuke from China ...

  8. First-Timer's Guide to Taiwan

    The ideal stay in Taiwan is around 2 weeks. If you're a first timer and you'll mainly be based in Taipei and surrounding areas, a week is enough. You can explore the capital in 1-3 days to see the landmarks and night markets. For the duration of your stay, go outside the city for day or multi-day trips.

  9. A US Congressional delegation affirms bipartisan support for Taiwan in

    The delegation's visit is the first from U.S. lawmakers to the island since the independence-leaning Democratic Progressive Party won a third-straight term in the Jan. 13 presidential election.

  10. Taipei Survival Guide for First Time Visitors: Taoyun Airport

    Ximending District 西門町 - The One and Only District you Should Stay in Taipei for Your First Visit to Taiwan. Ximending District is a 15 minute walk from Taipei Main Station. You can also hop on a 1 stop subway train ride on MRT Bannan Line (Blue Line) to Ximen station for NT$20 from Taipei Main Station.

  11. 20 Taiwan Attractions: The First Time Visitor's Guide

    This pristine body of water is one of the Eight Wonders of Taiwan and boasts amazingly fresh air during the dawn. It also exudes a tranquil, zen-like atmosphere throughout. One of the must-do things here is to cruise (yacht) on the lake and admire the unique turquoise waters! 2. Visit the Wen Wu Temple.

  12. 10 best places to visit in Taiwan

    Located on the north side of the pond is the Kaohsiung Confucius Temple - the largest Confucius temple in Taiwan, designed in the style of a Song Dynasty-era temple. After temple-hopping, visit the romantic Love River and indulge in street eats at the Rueifong Night Market. 6. Yilan. Best place for quiet.

  13. 10 Savvy Travel Tips for Your First Visit to Taipei • Hoponworld

    Although peak season is during summer (Jun - Aug), you definitely do not want to make your first visit to Taipei a sticky one. Summer in Taiwan is brutal and often unbearable for most people who aren't used to humidity. Temperatures rarely reach above 40°C, but the humidity is so high that you're likely to feel sticky and uncomfortable 24/7.

  14. US Ambassador Makes First Visit to Taiwan in More Than 40 Years

    U.S. Ambassador to Palau John Hennesey-Niland became the first sitting envoy to travel to Taiwan in an official capacity since Washington cut formal ties with Taipei in favor of Beijing in 1979 ...

  15. The First-Timer's Taipei Travel Guide

    Updated March 2024. Whether this is your first time in Asia or your second, this first-timer's Taipei travel guide will show you all that there is to discover. Taipei is a sprawling city and with so much to see and do, you could get lost down the lantern-stringed streets for hours. Taipei was not the kind of city I had expected for Asia.

  16. 10 Best Things To Do in Taiwan (Travel Guide)

    Inspiration to Visit Taiwan for the First Time. Taiwan was never originally on our list of places to go. We didn't know much about the country or know anyone who had been before. However, while we were traveling through Southeast Asia we had heard that Taiwan was the first Asian country to legalize same-sex marriage that year.

  17. A Taiwan Itinerary for 1, 2, or 3 weeks (Slow & Fast Options!)

    Figure out the best time to visit Taiwan, the top festivals, and which budget airlines fly there. - Find all your day tours, drivers, discounted attraction tickets, and more on Klook! Use my referral link to get TWD 100 off your first booking. Learn about others apps for traveling in Taiwan and find more private drivers here.

  18. Chinese officials arrive in Taiwan on first post-pandemic visit

    A group of Chinese officials arrived in Taiwan on Saturday on the first visit in three years since the COVID-19 pandemic began, to attend a cultural event at a time of soaring military tensions ...

  19. 13 Useful Things to Know Before Visiting Taiwan

    3. Getting Around. If you're like me, you probably thought Taiwan was much smaller than it was before visiting. This means getting between the island's cities takes time; it's over 300 kilometres between Taipei in the north and Kaohsiung in the south.

  20. EU delegation meets Taiwan president on first official trip

    Published 1:01 AM PDT, November 6, 2021. TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — The head of a European Parliament delegation on its first official visit to Taiwan said Thursday that it's "high time" for the European Union to step up cooperation with the self-ruled island, which is also claimed by China. Seven lawmakers from the Parliament's committee ...

  21. Visit Taipei: Travel Guide to Taiwan

    With conveniences like a cheap but incredibly efficient metro system and its plethora of well-maintained public parks, it's a city that clearly puts its people first. BEST TIME TO VISIT TAIPEI. Generally speaking, Taiwan enjoys mild weather year-round with an average temperature of about 23°C (73°F).

  22. First official Chinese visit to Taiwan in three years underscores

    Taiwan's government counted only 18,849 Chinese visits in the first 11 months of last year — down from 2.7mn in 2019, the last pre-pandemic year, and 4.1mn in 2015, the peak of Chinese tourism ...

  23. Taiwan, China Can Resolve Differences, Ex-President Says After Meeting Xi

    Ma, president from 2008 to 2016, last year became the first former or sitting Taiwanese leader to visit China. MORE: Places the U.S. Government Warns Not to Travel Right Now

  24. Former Taiwan President's Visit Gives China a Chance to Play ...

    TAIPEI—Almost a decade ago, Ma Ying-jeou became the first Taiwanese leader to meet his Chinese counterpart one-on-one since 1949, an encounter that marked the peak of relations between the two ...

  25. China's Xi says nobody can stop 'family reunion' with Taiwan as he

    Ma Ying-jeou, president from 2008 to 2016, last year became the first former Taiwanese leader to visit China and is now on his second trip to the country at a time of simmering military tension ...

  26. China's Xi hosts former Taiwan president in Beijing, in rare meeting

    The 73-year-old became the first former president of Taiwan to set foot on the mainland in late March last year, when he embarked on a 12-day trip across the Taiwan Strait. ... Ma's visit is ...

  27. Prime Minister Kishida's Official Visit to Washington

    Published April 10, 2024. Prime Minister Kishida Fumio this week is conducting an official visit to Washington, the first by a Japanese leader since former prime minister Abe Shinzo visited in 2015. Official or state visits feature the highest diplomatic honors that can be accorded a visiting leader, including a state dinner; this is just the ...

  28. Biden and Xi have first conversation since November summit

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping discussed Taiwan, artificial intelligence and security issues Tuesday in a call meant to demonstrate a return to regular leader-to-leader dialogue between the two powers.. The call, described by the White House as "candid and constructive," was the leaders' first conversation since their November summit in ...

  29. Biden and Xi Jinping hold phone call ahead of Yellen's trip to China

    President Joe Biden spoke with Chinese President Xi Jinping on the phone for nearly two hours Tuesday, a call the White House described as a way for the two leaders to "check in" and ...

  30. London's first major Taiwanese culture festival explores the island's

    The chic neighbourhood's Coronet Theatre is playing host to London's first major celebration of Taiwanese culture, presenting a packed schedule of innovative visual arts, dance, theatre and ...