From Chinese travelers’ eyes, “City in sea, Sea in City” will be the best description on this garden city. Also, On Gulangyu Island could people visit Jinmen Island, which has been in actual control by Republic of China (Taiwan)
This is a trip story in 2013, one of the China's Most Beautiful Cities series. Xiamen was the final stop on my seven-city tour of China's eastern seaboard this summer. Xiamen is a city every Chinese person knows, but which few foreigners have heard of. I don't think I myself was aware of Xiamen's existence until I'd already been living in China about a year.