Taiwan-a fascinating island that balances Chinese tradition with new-world technology. Whitewater raft through spectacular mountain scenery, explore old underground military bases, or wander through the world's finest Chinese art museum-this guide has it all. Over 80 maps featuring Chinese script with English place names, for easier orientation. Dos and don'ts, protocols and tips on etiquette for the business and cultural traveller. Dozens of detailed and informative listings for the temple aficionado. Advice on visiting the islands of the Taiwan Strait-blue skies, turquoise seas, great seafood and no mosquitoes.