Xiamen City Guide
Xiamen (Amoy), affiliated to Fujian Province, it is known as the island of egret. It is a deputy provincial city and special economic zone in China. As an important central port city in China’s southeast coast, ports, Xiamen is also a beautiful and popular tourism destination.
Xiamen consists of Xiamen Island, the Gulangyu Island, the west coast Haicang Peninsula, the north shore Jimei Peninsula, the east coast Xiang'an Peninsula and the inland Tongan District. The land area is about 1700 square kilometers and the sea area is over 390 square kilometers.
In the 21st century, Xiamen has gradually become a modern international port and tourist city with world cultural heritage- Gulangyu Island.