Category: Advice for Living Abroad

A Teacher’s View: Completing The Visa Application To Teach in Taiwan

Learn a teacher’s perspective on completing the visa application to teach in Taiwan. Stu is a Canadian teacher who arrived in Taiwan in May 2022. In his interview, he breaks down the visa application process while also offering some tips to help speed your own application along and what to do in quarantine.

Alissa’s Story: Coming To Taiwan During COVID Through Reach To Teach

Teacher Alissa was one of the first Reach To Teach teachers to arrive in Taiwan in 2022 when the borders reopened. Read her story about her time during quarantine, what to expect at the airport and at your hotel, and how her school assisted her.

Learn About Taiwan Quarantine with Ben – Teaching in Taiwan in 2021

Our first teacher interview of 2021 is off to a great start. Learn about Taiwan Quarantine with Ben who is a week into his mandatory quarantine experience in Tainan.

Interview with Teacher Toni: Life in Taiwan After Quarantine Is Great!

Learn about life in Taiwan for Teacher Toni and check out our final teacher interview of 2020. In today’s interview, we’re introducing you to Teacher Antonia, known fondly to the RTT team as Coach Toni.

Interview With JP – Teach in Taiwan During COVID19 – My Experience

What do you have to do to teach in Taiwan during COVID19? Learn about the process from Teacher JP. It’s no small thing to move abroad during a pandemic, especially when you’re coming from a country that is a known hot zone. The sheer amount of paperwork and preparation you need to do in advance can be overwhelming, but we like to tell our teachers, ‘If you’re persistent, Reach To Teach will get you through it!”

Interview With Sydney – Teaching in Taiwan During COVID19

Interview with a Reach To Teach teacher who arrived in Taiwan in Jan 2020. Learn about teaching in Taiwan during COVID19 and her experiences in Taiwan.

5 Amazing Bookstores In Asia That Bookworms Will Love

If you’re anything like me, you spend half of your time on vacation with a margarita in one hand and a book in the other. That is why knowing where the best bookstores in Asia will help! 

What Suits You? Taiwan or China?

What suits you? Taiwan or China? Read about the differences between both countries. While both countries have similarities, they can vary in lifestyles.