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Frederik Sørensen

Living in Taiwan, from Denmark

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Living in Taiwan, from USA

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InterNations - a trusted Network & Guide for Expats in Taiwan

  • Join our community and get to know members of Taiwan’s vibrant expat community
  • Receive reliable information and exchange insider tips about the Taiwanese expat living
  • Meet fellow expatriates at top InterNations events in Taipeh, Kaohsiung and many other regions

The InterNations Expat Guide for working and living in Taiwan

Are you an expat working and living in Taiwan? Or are you preparing to move soon to Taipeh, Kaohsiung or any other of the Taiwanese international hotspots?

Expat life in Taiwan has much to offer and provides a great intercultural experience – from discovering the countryside like the wealth of natural beauty spots in the east, learning how Taiwanese people celebrate Dōngzhì Festival, up to tasting Taiwan’s favorite dishes such as beef noodle soup.

Of course, InterNations is active far beyond Taiwan. Please feel free to explore our expatriate guide on living in Vietnam or living in China.

Taiwan Expat Locations

523 Mountaineering Association, Taiwan

523 Mountaineering Association, Taiwan

Expat Institutions & Clubs

Expat Workforce

Expat Workforce

Expat Institutions & Clubs

Steg Driving School

Steg Driving School

International Schools & Education

La Caja de Musica 樂盒子

La Caja de Musica 樂盒子

Restaurants & Nightlife

Sababa Pita Bar

Sababa Pita Bar

Restaurants & Nightlife

Tajin

Tajin

Restaurants & Nightlife

Grandma Nitti's Kitchen

Grandma Nitti's Kitchen

Restaurants & Nightlife

L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon

L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon

Restaurants & Nightlife

Working and living in Taiwan – Valuable Information from A to Z

Moving to and living in Taiwan requires a wealth of up-to-date, trustworthy information on various aspects of Taiwanese expat life. Living abroad in Taiwan raises a lot of questions such as: ʺHow do I find the best relocation services for moving to Taiwan?ʺ, ʺShould I be vaccinated against Japanese encephalitis before coming to Taipeh?ʺ, ʺWhich international school in Taipeh should our kids attend?ʺ or, ʺHow do I obtain a work permit for my spouse at the Taiwanese municipality in Hsinchu?ʺ

Collecting all that information on working and living in Taiwan is quite laborious and time-consuming. Our InterNations Expat Guide for Taiwan aims to help you and provides you with reliable info on those topics that matter to expats living in Taiwan. The Guide includes information on many different areas ranging from culture and sights, to housing & household or embassies and consulates, up to international schools. Typical questions related to expat life abroad, such as ʺIs Taiwan a safe and friendly country for Western LGBT expats?ʺ, will no longer remain unanswered.

To learn more about how to organize your expat life around the world, please read on in our guide section: From living in Australia to living in Ecuador, we have it covered.

Tips on living and working in Taiwan –
From moving companies to tax consultants

Moreover, our expat directory for Taiwan includes recommended listings of expat institutions and relocation services, e.g. moving companies or tax consultants. As a member, you’ll also be able to share your experiences of living abroad in Taiwan with your fellow expats on the InterNations Forum. We are looking forward to welcoming you with a heart-felt Ni hao from our expats living and working in Taiwan.

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