Description : View of Taipei

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Geography
Area: 36,189 sq. km. (13,973 sq. mi.).
Cities (2008): Capital--Taipei (pop. 2.6 million). Other cities--(Kaohsiung 1.5 million), Taichung (1.06 million).
Terrain: Two thirds of the island is largely mountainous with 100 peaks over 3,000 meters (9,843 ft.).
Climate: Maritime subtropical.