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台北交通地圖 City Map of Taipei

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JohoMaps! 2005

 

City Map of Taipei
  Date:   May, 2005
Map format:   jpeg
Dimension:   931 x 551 pixels (618 kb)
Copyright holder:   Johomaps!
Conditions of using this map:   Unlimited educational use, free download.  Free web posting with web link to www.johomaps.net
Computer Specifics:   Prepared using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
   
   

Transportation Map of Taipei

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JohoMaps! 2005-06

 

Interactive Map

Transportation Map of Taipei

  Date:   Oct, 2006 (4th Ed)
Map format:   jpeg
Dimension:   804 x 978 pixels (332 kb)
Copyright holder:   Johomaps!
Conditions of using this map:   All rights reserved.  Contact for permission
Computer Specifics:   Prepared using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
   
   

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Other names of Taipei:
Taibei (Mainland Chinese pinyin, not used)
Historic names include  Taihoku (name during Japanese occupation (1895-1946)

Taipei (From Wikipedia)
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Taipei City (Traditional Chinese: 臺北市 or 台北市; Simplified Chinese: 台北市; Hanyu Pinyin: Tiběi Sh ; Pe̍h-oē-jī: Ti-pak-chhī; 2502′N 12138′E) is the capital of the Republic of China (ROC) and the largest city on Taiwan island. Home to 2,619,022 people (2005 census data, excluding Taipei County), it is the center of Taiwan's commerce, government, and culture. Major industries include electrical and electronic equipment, textiles, metals, ship-building, and motorcycles.

Taipei City is a special municipality administered directly under the central government of the ROC. It is not part of but surrounded entirely by Taipei County, which is administered as part of Taiwan Province.

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Web Maps (with Rating by Johomaps *)

Taipei MRT Map General Rating:
  • Click on any station to display detailed locality map of each station
  • User-friendliness: 3.8/5
  • Nice pictures of stations
Required Program No
Orthophoto
Road names and highway numbers
Additional Info N/A

 

Taiwan Map General Rating:
  • Request your map by entering a known address or searching within the set categories, such as "tourist attractions" or "department stores".  
  • User-friendliness: 2.8/5
  • Zoom in or out by clicking the numbers on the side bar ("1","2", "3" etc, "1" covering the entire Taiwan Island).
  • Special Features: Well designed "Move the Asterisk" function for you to place the highlighted point anywhere on the map window.
Required Program Yes
Orthophoto
Road names and highway numbers
Additional Info N/A

 

Real-time Traffic on Taiwan's Freeways
(North South Freeways)
(East West Freeways)
General Rating:
  • Click "English" for maps in English
  • Current on freeways
  • User-friendliness: 3.2/5
  • Road conditions only, no landmarks for reference

 

Required Program None
Orthophoto
Road names and highway numbers
Additional Info N/A

 

Real-time Traffic on Taiwan's Freeways (Chinese) General Rating:
  • Scanned maps of different part of Taiwan
  • Current road construction sites on freeways
  • User-friendliness: 1/5

 

Required Program None
Orthophoto
Road names and highway numbers
Additional Info N/A

Reference Maps  - External Links


Map and info on Taipei's Metro System (Urban Rail. net)
Maps and the most updated info on the metro system of Taipei

 

Google Maps General Rating:
  • High Definition satellite photo
  • User-friendliness: 4/5
  • Printer-friendliness: 4/5
  • Special Features: Hybrid Maps, i.e., highway info projected on satellite images.  Images are scaled and projections are very accurate
  • Good zoom in and zoom out function
  • Detailed info only appears at appropriate levels to avoid cluttering the map.
Required Program N/A
Orthophoto
Road Names and Highway Numbers

 

* Ratings are based solely on opinions of our map reviewers.  Financial support and benefits to the web site have no influence on the ratings.