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Taiwan

Taiwan - Vibrant and exciting, Taiwan has a calmer side to be discovered away from the cities. Fresh air, hot springs and wild pigs are just a few of the rural attractions. Taiwan is also cheap and easy to explore by public transport, and a paradise for food lovers.

Taiwan - An Expatriate Guide

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Speaking the Language
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Employment
Renting Property in Taiwan
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Food and Drink
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Retiring and Pensions
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Expat Focus Recommended Website Award - Taiwan

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Expat Experiences of Life in Taiwan (submit yours here)

Dan Chapman, Nangang

Wulai Lake

I am a guy from the west of England who has lived in Taiwan for more than 15 years. When I started my stay here I was in my mid-twenties; unfortunately, I have now hit the big 40. I was traveling through Asia and I needed to stop somewhere to earn some cash and some said to me to go to Taiwan to teach English. I then did what a lot of people did: plan to stay for two years, extend for one more, then another...

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