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Visa Requirements for Taiwan

Do I Need a Visa For Taiwan?

The answer is almost certainly ‘no’ if you come from North America or Europe, and you’ve no plans to work or study. According to the website of the Bureau of Consular Affairs, part of Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, citizens of Australia, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Malaysia, the […]

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Cash, Changing Money & Credit Cards in Taiwan

Cash, Changing Money and Credit Cards in Taiwan

Taiwan’s economy is still largely based on cash transactions, especially when compared to places like Australia and South Korea, so visitors should always carry a decent amount of paper currency. The good news is that almost every business can provide change if you pay for a small item with a NT$1,000 note, so there’s no […]

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