Chinese Language Center
Life in Taiwan
Taiwan has a subtropical climate, humid all year round. Summer lasts from April to September. Summer is hot and temperatures often approach 90F. Winter has mild weather except the days when a cold front passes through. Minimum winter temperatures rarely drop below 45F. Students should be prepared frequent rain.
Apartments--International House TEL：886-2-2910-3117
There are apartments for rent in the Taipei area. Most of them have three bedrooms and are usually unfurnished. Monthly
rent is approximately NT$15,000~25,000. The rent for a room in an apartment is about NT$8,000~12,000 per month.
The Chiang Kai-shek International Airport is 40 kilometers (approx.25miles) southwest of Taipei. Limousines leave every
15 minutes from the CKS International Airport to downtown bus station. The fare is NT$120.
The information of Taipei e-bus system http://www.e-bus.taipei.gov.tw