Tianmu 天母, Tienmu
Taipei's most affluent neighbourhood, Tianmu is also home to Taipei's largest expatriate population and before the 1980s was home to United States Armed Forces personnel. As such, the area is extremely English-friendly, and has a large percentage of English speakers and foreign markets.
Shopping centres and department stores in Tianmu include:
The Taipei American School, Taipei Japanese School, Taipei European School, and other international schools are located in Tianmu.
Due to the political situation between Taiwan and mainland China, Taiwan only has diplomatic relations with 22 countries, while it still maintains economic and cultural links with most countries. The following countries have embassies and/or representative offices in Tianmu: Burkina Faso, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Belize, Palau, Malawi, Marshall Islands, Gambia, Honduras, Solomon Islands, Paraguay, Haiti, Chad, Swaziland, Senegal, Liberia, Belize, Saudi Arabia, Brazil, Jordan