Taiwan/Expert Profile

Magda Vince

Taiwan
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returns 12/31/2017
Expertise

I can answer questions about general living, working, visiting, and traveling in Taiwan. Especially Taipei city, I have lived and worked in Taiwan for the past several years. I can't read much Chinese, but I speak well enough to get by. I'm not an expert on postal codes and services, please check this site or contact the Taiwanese postal service via this site to find the postal codes you might be seeking. http://www.post.gov.tw/post/internet/u_english/postal_e.jsp

Experience in the area

I speak enough Chinese to get by, but by no means am I fluent, so I am aware of both sides of the language coin. I live and work in Taipei city, and have travelled around in the past to places like Hualien, Toroko, Tai Dong, Green Island, Ken ting, Kao Shiung, Tai Nan, Sun Moon lake and Tai Jung. Plus locations all over the northern tip of the island. At one point or another I have been into the clubbing, beaching and outdoor scenes alternately over the past few years, so I have a fairly eclectic knowledge base. Ask away, I can't guarantee I'll know the answer but I'll do my best to help you out :D. Magda

Education/Credentials

Bachelors of Arts

What do you like about this subject?

Taiwan is an awesome place!

What do you still hope to achieve/learn in this field?

I hope I can improve my Chinese language skills.

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Recent Answers from Magda Vince

2014-11-27 taxi:

The easiest thing is to get your hotel to call one for you, they will make all the arrangements for you, 99% of people here are super honest and helpful.   I've never taken a taxi, there but it's about

2013-06-06 East Coast self-drive itinerary:

I'm not sure how long the drive is (I don't have a car) but it's a lot shorter than it used to be because they built a highway/tunnel through the mountain from Taipei to Ilan (about and hour).  Unfortunately

2013-03-05 overstayed 90 days:

If you just go to the airport there is a chance you might be arrested and detained (unlikely but possible).  If you have overstayed for less then a month and you can explain why you are here (like you

2012-09-06 Taiwan in NOvember:

The weather at that time of year is usually warm to cool.. 28-20 ish degrees.  You could possibly visit all three places in one day if you started really early and didn't spend much time in any place.

2012-07-11 winter wear in taiwan!:

They are not very popular, but I have seen them here so I assume you must be able to. I also had a look at couple of sites and it seems Taiwan mobile and Chunghua do offer blackberry services.    I also

 

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