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Banqiao (板橋), also known by its historical spelling Panchiao and its alternative spelling Banciao, is the administrative capital of New Taipei.


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Banqiao has a Taiwan High Speed Rail station and is on the blue line (Yongning side) of the MRT.

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Five MRT stations along the Bannan Line serve Banqiao District namely; Jiangzicui Station (江子翠站), Xinpu Station (新埔站), Banqiao Station (板橋站), Fuzhong Station (府中站) and Far Eastern Hospital Station (亞東醫院站).

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  • Lin Family Mansion and Garden [1], is one of the best examples of Qing era Chinese architecture in Taiwan. It was originally built in 1888.

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  • Visa applications/extensions [2] for foreign residents of New Taipei City should be made at the Foreign Affairs Section, New Taipei City Police Bureau, 168 Minzhu Road. Tel:886 2 8964-7960, 8964-8964.

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