A nation constantly under the threat of a much larger power.
A nation with an invasion always at the back of its mind.
A nation that does have allies, but is still not sure whether those friends will help if war comes.
Taiwan, on the face of it, appears just like Ukraine.
But with tensions...
Thousands of people are jetting off on their first holiday abroad in three years, but will you actually make it to your destination?
Cancelled flights, hour-long delays, never-ending queues - this was not the postcard ending we were promised.
So is our travel industry in chaos?