Taipei

Taipei is the national capital of the Republic of China, otherwise known as . Sitting in the northern part of the island in a basin between the Yangming Mountains and the Central Mountains, Taipei serves as the island's financial, cultural, and governmental center.
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Popular Destinations

is an international airport serving Taipei and northern . Photo: Wing1990hk, CC BY 3.0.

District is an administrative district of Taipei City, named after Sun Yat-sen, better known in Chinese as "Sun Zhongshan". Photo: wongwt, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Xinyi District is the seat of the Taipei City Government and Taipei City Council. Photo: Chensiyuan, CC BY-SA 4.0.

District is a district in Taipei. It is home to most of the national government… Photo: Yuriy kosygin, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Museum
The National is a famous national monument, landmark and tourist attraction erected in memory of Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek, former President of the Republic of China. Photo: AngMoKio, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The , established in 1908, is the oldest museum in . Photo: 台灣少年, CC BY 3.0.

Place of worship
Bangka is a Chinese folk religious temple in , Taipei, . Photo: Goranq, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
is a public plaza covering over 240,000 square meters in the of Taipei, . Photo: Fred Hsu, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Destinations

Yangmingshan National Park; Yáng Míng Shān Guójiā Gōngyuán) is a collection of peaks in , located to the northeast of Taipei. Photo: TianyinLee, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Shihlin is a northern district of Taipei, home to many museums and one of Taipei's largest night markets. Photo: Latinboy, CC BY-SA 3.0.

District is a district of Taipei City, . Photo: 玄史生, Public domain.

District is a district in Taipei, . It is the southernmost district of the twelve districts in Taipei. Photo: 玄史生, CC0.

If you want to feel the real heartbeat of Taipei, one that is far removed from the skyscrapers and shopping malls of East Taipei, then Datong and Wanhua in West Taipei are the places to go. Photo: 玄史生, CC0.

District is the northernmost of the twelve districts of Taipei City, Taiwan. Photo: あばさー, CC0.

Localities in the Area

, also spelled Yungho, is a district of . Photo: Nicemanpower, Public domain.

or Jhonghe is a district in . It is a wide district that spans between on the west side and on the north side. Photo: lienyuan lee, CC BY-SA 4.0.

District is an inner city district in the western part of , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

Taipei

Latitude
25.0287° or 25° 1' 43.3" north
Longitude
121.4956° or 121° 29' 44.3" east
Open Location Code
7QQ32FHW+F7
Population
2,700,000
IATA airport code
TPE
United Nations Location Code
TW TPE
Elevation
10 metres (33 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1147314253
Geo­Names ID
1668341
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Taipéi
  • Afrikaans: Taipei
  • Albanian: Taipei
  • Amharic: ታይፔ
  • Arabic: Taipei
  • Arabic: تايبي
  • Arabic: تايبيه
  • Armenian: Թայբեյ
  • Armenian: Թայբէյ
  • Armenian: Թայպեյ
  • Arpitan: Tayipèh
  • Asturian: Taipéi
  • Atayal: Taypey
  • Azerbaijani: Taybey
  • Bashkir: Тайбэй
  • Basque: Taipei
  • Belarusian: Тайбэй
  • Bengali: টাইপেই
  • Bengali: তাইপে
  • Bosnian: Taipei
  • Breton: Taipei
  • Bulgarian: Тайпе
  • Bulgarian: Тайпей
  • Burmese: ထိုင်ပေမြို့
  • Catalan: Taipei
  • Cebuano: Taipei (ulohang dakbayan)
  • Cebuano: Taipei
  • Central Bikol: Taipei
  • Central Kurdish: تایپێ
  • Chechen: Тайбэй
  • Chinese: Pan-ch’iao-chen
  • Chinese: Pan-ch’iao-chieh
  • Chinese: Pan-ch’iao
  • Chinese: Táiběi Shì
  • Chinese: Tâi-pak-chhī
  • Chinese: T’ai-pei-hsien
  • Chinese: T’ai-pei
  • Chinese: T’ai-pei Shih
  • Chinese: 北市
  • Chinese: 台北, 台灣
  • Chinese: 台北
  • Chinese: 台北市
  • Chinese: 杜鵑花城
  • Chinese: 臺北, 臺灣
  • Chinese: 臺北
  • Chinese: 臺北市
  • Chuvash: Тайбэй
  • Croatian: Taipei
  • Czech: Tchaj-pej
  • Danish: Taipei
  • Dimli (individual language): Taipei
  • Dutch: Taipei (stad)
  • Dutch: Taipei
  • Egyptian Arabic: تايبيه
  • English: Taibei
  • English: Taipei City
  • English: The City of Azaleas
  • Esperanto: Tajpeo
  • Estonian: Taipei
  • Faroese: Taipei
  • Fiji Hindi: Taipei
  • Fijian: Taipeh
  • Finnish: Taipei
  • French: Taipei
  • Galician: Taipei
  • Gan Chinese: 臺北市
  • Georgian: ტაიბეი
  • German: Taipeh
  • Greek: Ταϊπέι
  • Gujarati: તાયપેઈ
  • Haitian: Taypè
  • Hakka Chinese: Thòi-pet-sṳ
  • Hausa: Taipei
  • Hausa: Thòi-pet-sṳ
  • Hebrew: טאיפי
  • Hebrew: טאיפיי
  • Hindi: ताइपे
  • Hungarian: Tajpej
  • Icelandic: Taípei
  • Ido: Taipei
  • Iloko: Taipei
  • Indonesian: Kota Taipei
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Citate Taibei
  • Interlingue: Taipei
  • Irish: Taipei
  • Italian: Tai Pei
  • Italian: Taipei
  • Italian: Taipei City
  • Jamaican Creole English: Taipei
  • Japanese: 北市
  • Japanese: 台北
  • Japanese: 台北市
  • Japanese: 臺北
  • Japanese: 臺北市
  • Javanese: Taipei
  • Kalaallisut: Taipei
  • Kannada: ತೈಪೆ
  • Kazakh: Тайбэй
  • Kazakh: Тайбэй қаласы
  • Kazakh: Тайпэй қаласы
  • Kinyarwanda: Tayipeyi
  • Kirghiz: Тайбэй
  • Korean: 타이베이
  • Korean: 타이베이 시
  • Korean: 타이베이시
  • Korean: 타이뻬이
  • Korean: 타이페이
  • Korean: 태북
  • Korean: 태북 시
  • Korean: 태북시
  • Ladino: Taipei
  • Lao: Taipei
  • Latin: Taipeia
  • Latin: Taipeium
  • Latvian: Taibei
  • Latvian: Taibeja
  • Latvian: Taipeja
  • Ligurian: Taipei
  • Limburgan: Taipei
  • Literary Chinese: 北市
  • Literary Chinese: 台北
  • Literary Chinese: 台北市
  • Literary Chinese: 臺北
  • Literary Chinese: 臺北市
  • Lithuanian: Taibėjus
  • Lithuanian: Taipėjus
  • Lombard: Taipei
  • Luxembourgish: Taipeh
  • Macedonian: Тајпеј
  • Malagasy: Taipei
  • Malay: Taipei
  • Malayalam: തായ്‌പെയ്
  • Marathi: ताइपेइ
  • Min Dong Chinese: Dài-báe̤k
  • Min Nan Chinese: Tāi-pak-tshī
  • Minangkabau: Taipei
  • Mingrelian: ტაიბეი
  • Mongolian: Тайбэй
  • Moroccan Arabic: طايپي
  • Nepali: ताइपेइ
  • Newari: ताइपेइ
  • Northern Frisian: Taipeh
  • Northern Sami: Taipei
  • Norwegian: Taipei
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Taipei
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Taipei
  • Novial: Taipei
  • Occitan (post 1500): Taipei
  • Oriya: ତାଇପେ
  • Ossetian: Тайбэй
  • Paiwan: taihuku
  • Pampanga: Taipei
  • Panjabi: ਤਾਈਪਈ
  • Panjabi: ਤਾਈਪੇ
  • Papiamento: Taipei
  • Persian: تایپه
  • Piemontese: Taipei
  • Polish: Tajpej
  • Portuguese: Taipei
  • Portuguese: Taipé
  • Quechua: T'aypik
  • Romanian: Taipei
  • Russia Buriat: Тайбэй
  • Russian: Тайбэй
  • Sakizaya: Taypak
  • Sardinian: Taipei
  • Scots: Taipei
  • Scottish Gaelic: Taipei
  • Serbian: Тајпеј
  • Serbo-Croatian: Taipei
  • Shona: Taipei
  • Sicilian: Taipei
  • Silesian: Tajpej
  • Sinhala: තායිපේ
  • Slovak: Tchaj-pej
  • Slovenian: Tajpej
  • Somali: Taipei
  • South Azerbaijani: تایپه
  • Spanish: Taipei
  • Spanish: Taipéi
  • Swahili: Taipei
  • Swedish: Taipei
  • Swiss German: Taipeh
  • Tagalog: Taipei
  • Tajik: Тайбэй
  • Tajik: Тайпей
  • Tamil: டைபே
  • Tamil: டைப்பாய்
  • Tamil: தாய்பெய்
  • Tatar: Taybey
  • Tatar: Тәйбей
  • Telugu: తాయిపెయ్
  • Thai: ไทเป
  • Tibetan: ཐའེ་པེ
  • Tok Pisin: Taipei
  • Tosk Albanian: Taipeh
  • Turkish: Taipei
  • Turkmen: Taýpeý
  • Udmurt: Тайпей
  • Uighur: تەيبېي
  • Uighur: تەيبېي شەھىرى
  • Ukrainian: Тайбей
  • Urdu: تائپے
  • Urdu: تائی پے
  • Uzbek: Taypey
  • Venetian: Taipei
  • Veps: Taibei
  • Vietnamese: Đài Bắc
  • Waray (Philippines): Taipei
  • Welsh: Taipei
  • Western Armenian: Թայբէյ
  • Western Frisian: Taipei
  • Western Panjabi: تائیپے
  • Western Panjabi: ٹاۓپی
  • Wu Chinese: 台北
  • Wu Chinese: 台北市
  • Wu Chinese: 臺北
  • Wu Chinese: 臺北市
  • Yakut: Тайпэй
  • Yoruba: Taipei
  • Yue Chinese: 臺北市
  • Zeeuws: Taipei
  • Zhuang: Daizbaek
  • Pan Kiao
  • Taibei Shi
  • Taibei Shih

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