Taipei is the largest city of Taiwan and also considered as the economic, political and cultural center of the country. From the year 2004 to 2010, the tallest building in the world was built in Taipei city. It also has a lot of cultural diversity which makes it the city of tourism among the tourists.
Geography of Taipei
The city is located in the middle of Keelung and Xindian rivers. It is also the main port on the Pacific Ocean. The Taipei city is situated at an elevation of approximately 207 m from the sea level. The total population of the city is 2.646 million and the total area is approximately 271.8 km².
Climate of Taipei
The overall climate of Taipei is mild with the annual average temperature around 22.0 °C | 71.5 °F. July is the hottest month of the year with monthly average temperature is 28.4 °C | 83.1 °Fwhile January is the coldest month with monthly average temperature 15.2 °C | 59.4 °F. The city experiences the most rainfall in the month of September with an average of 319 mm.
Tourist Attractions in Taipei
Due to diversified culture in Taipei, there are many cultural tourist attractions that are must visit places for every tourist. These places explain the Taipei culture in very subtle and beautiful way therefore, you must visit these places at least once in your life. The common tourist attractions include Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall, Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall, Elephant Mountain, Bopiliao Old Street and Grand Hotel.