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Taiwan is a country where three cultures meet

There is no complete trip to South-East Asia without a visit to Taiwan. It is indeed a fabulous place to spend a couple of days. Go hiking in the mountains, do some shopping in Taipei, check out the night markets or do some surfing.


You can easily reach Taiwan from the neighboring countries using low cost airlines. When in traveled there from Japan in August, 2015 a return ticket from Osaka to Gaoxiong cost approximately 100$ by Peach. However I have to admit that there is not much to do there. The best is to take the high speed train that reaches Taipei in about two hours. ...