Taipei - the capital city of Taiwan - serves as both the nation’s financial and governmental center. A booming metropolis, the city offers everything one would expect from a world-class city. From top-notch museums to magnificent temples and memorials, Taipei is a city where old meets new, ancient intersects with modern, and eastern is influenced by the west. There’s no shortage of things to do and no doubt any length of time here just won’t feel like enough. Fantastically safe for a city of 7.5 million people, Taipei is quickly moving up the ranks of Asian cities, staking its claim as a true hub in the region.