Top Reasons to Go
Eat by Streetlight. The best snacking in Taiwan is to be done at the night markets that can be found in every city.
Buy a Ticket to Ride. Drive a scooter around Taiwan's verdant coast and feel the wind in your hair and the sun on your face.
Experience a Different "China." Taiwan may be the Republic of China, but it's far more laid back than its giant sibling to the northwest.
Visit a Coral Island. On Lamay Island, Taiwan's largest coral island, coral is used, among other things, for building fences.
Appreciate Chinese Antiquities. The Kuomintang fled to Taiwan with quite the bundle of Chinese artifacts and antiques, all of which are now housed in the National Palace Museum.
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