A short trip on Gulang Island in Xiamen (2)

If you have a chance to visit Xiamen, You can’t miss the trip to “Drum Wave Islet”.

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It only cost you 5 minutes from Xiamen Island to Gulangyu, if you take a ferry. The beach of Gulangyu is very beautiful.

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Every year, people all over the country come here to spend their vocations. The island is on China’s list of National Scenic Spots and also ranks at the top of the list of the ten most-scenic areas in Fujian Provinc

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It was 7 o’clock when I checked in. the hotel I checked in is very beautiful. My room is facing the beach of Gulangyu. By tasting a glass of wine, I favored the peaceful night on the island.

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A short trip on Gulang Island in Xiamen (1)

I have planed to go to Xiamen for quite a long time. Finally, I can have a chance to visit this wonderful city.

Gulang Island , Xiamen

Xiamen, also known as Amoy, is one of the most romantic places in China. In 1842, it became the treaty port because of the Treaty of Nanking. Therefore, the architecture in Xiamen is predominantly Victorian-era style.

Gulang Island , Xiamen

There are many flights from Beijing to Xiamen. It costs me about 3 hours to get Xiamen. I was very excited because I can finally visit this dreaming place and taste the local snakes and dishes. Great!

Gulang Island , Xiamen

Chinese Geography is a very famous magazine in China. It once gave such a high accomplishment to Gulang Island, the main island of Xiamen, that “the most beautiful island ”.

Gulang Island , Xiamen

Gulang Island, you can also call it the “Drum Wave Islet”, is a nisland off the southwest coast of Xiamen, Fujian province in southern China. It is 2 square kilometers (0.77 sq mi) in area. More than 20,000 citizens live on this island. Gulang Island is a hot tourist destination because of its romantic and fabulous scenery.

Gulang Island , Xiamen