Northern Taiwan

Northern Taiwan, as its name suggests, is the northmost region of . It is the political and financial centre of Taiwan. It is also the country's main hub of technological development.

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is the national capital of the Republic of China, otherwise known as . Photo: AngMoKio, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, while officially a city, is more like a region surrounding the cities of and in Northern Taiwan. Photo: Peellden, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a county in north-western . Photo: Yuriy kosygin, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a city in . is the 7th largest city in Taiwan by population, with 446,701 inhabitants, and the largest not to be a special municipality. Photo: Jeffreyjhang, CC BY-SA 4.0.


, officially known as City, is a major port city situated in the northeastern part of . Photo: Yuriy kosygin, CC BY-SA 4.0.

City is a special municipality in Northern Taiwan, adjacent to in the north and in the south. Photo: Kaichinshih, CC BY-SA 4.0.

, historically spelled Chiufen and alternately spelled Jioufen, is a small town in Northern Taiwan. Photo: TianyinLee, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a national park located in the central part of around the peaks of Hsuehshan and Dabajian Mountain, with an area of 768.5 km2, covering the area of , and Taichung City. Photo: Yuriy kosygin, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Jianshi Township is a mountain indigenous township in in northern . Photo: Peellden, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Northern Taiwan

Latitude of center
24.992° or 24° 59' 31.2" north
Longitude of center
121.404° or 121° 24' 14.4" east

Also Known As

  • Catalan: Taiwan Septentrional
  • Chinese: Pak Tâi-oân
  • Chinese: 北臺灣
  • Esperanto: Norda Tajvano
  • French: Nord de Taiwan
  • French: beitaiwan
  • French: nord de Taiwan
  • Italian: Taiwan settentrionale
  • Japanese: 北台湾
  • Japanese: 台湾北部
  • Korean: 북타이완
  • Min Nan Chinese: Pak Tâi-uân
  • Swedish: Beitai
  • Vietnamese: Bắc Đài Loan
  • Welsh: Gogledd Taiwan

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