Taiwan Country information and photo #Taiwan – Taiwan flag, maps, people, coloring pages and more. Taiwan is a small island nation 180km east of China with contemporary cities, hot springs resorts and dramatic mountainous terrain. Taipei, the country’s capital in the north, is known for its busy night markets and street-food vendors, Chinese Imperial art at the National Palace Museum and Taipei 101, a 509m-tall, bamboo-shaped skyscraper with an observation deck.
Dialing code: +886
ISO code: TWN
President: Ma Ying-jeou
Official language: Standard Mandarin