Taiwan is the perfect place to soak up the sights.
It has great rail connections and is low-stress compared to London Heathrow.
Hot springs, towering skyscapers, one of the world's most visited museums and dancing in the streets to name just a few.
Taiwan's natural attractions are busy but impressive.
The first is sunrise ... if the mists clear.
Comforting meat buns, popcorn chicken and a moreish papaya milkshake among them.
From night markets to fantastic festivals, here are the best 20 things to see and do in Taipei.
We have a week in Taiwan in December. Should we base ourselves in Taipei or travel around?