Friday, 13 February 2015

Taiwan: The Chef of Asia

Taiwan, officially the Republic of China, is a sovereign state in East Asia. The Republic of China, originally based in mainland China, now governs the island of Taiwan, which makes up over 99% of its territory, as well as Penghu, Kinmen, Matsu, and other minor islands. Neighboring states include the People's Republic of China to the west, Japan to the east and northeast, and the Philippines to the south. Taipei (capital of the country)  is the seat of the central government.

New Taipei, encompassing the metropolitan area surrounding Taipei proper, is the most populous city. It is famous for for its delicious foods in Asia. The Currency is New Taiwan dollar (NT$) (TWD).

Some interesting facts are:

1. Taiwan is the fourth-highest island on the planet. Yushan, or Mount Yu, at close to 3,952 m, is the
twenty-seventh-highest mountain in the world.

2. Taiwan ranks first in gender equality in Asia.

3. Taiwan is the thirty-eighth largest island in the world.

4. Taiwanese have vertical apartments.

5. Taiwan has the lowest birth rate in the world.

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