Taiwan is an island nation of about 36,000 km² located off the coast of southeastern mainland China, southwest of Japan's Okinawa and north of the Philippines. The island is officially known as and governed by the Republic of China or ROC.
Popular destinations: Taipei
The South of Taiwan Tainan and Kaohsiung have experienced bad dengue fever outbreaks after unusually hot weather or typhoons which lead to mosquito breeding clusters in standing water.
Popular destinations: Kaohsiung
Penghu 澎湖 is an outlying island archipelago located in the Taiwan Straits between Taiwan and China and is under the jurisdiction of Taiwan.
Matsu is the name for a group of island's off China's southern coast, approximately 100 miles NW from the island of Taiwan.
Yushan, also known as Jade Mountain or Mt. Jade, at 3952m, is the highest mountain in Taiwan.
Popular Destinations in East Asia