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Gulangyu, Xiamen

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Take the ferry from Xiamen City to Gulangyu to appreciate its scenic beaches and architecture influenced by European building styles. Only electric buggies and government-authorized electric cars may drive on the "traffic-free" island, which means that pedestrians get to enjoy clean, unpolluted air. While there, seek out the piano museum, the imposing statue of Koxinga, the Chinese military hero, and the many churches that remain from the island's diverse foreign settlers. Put Gulangyu and other Xiamen attractions into our Xiamen trip itinerary maker, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Only civic available is one thing, and three landing on the island is in two other tourism for tourists. It is arrived in about 20 minutes from 10 minutes to the island, walk along the sea from the pier and feel good walking course. Does not seem into the city and shop for a variety of foods in China and European-style buildings can be found. As he walked to leave and go back to the Observatory, into alleys and nice houses or the mood fun. But it is the sheer number of tourist attractions, tourists of China.
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  • Caught the ferry (seems to be always crowded) to the island where numerous guides will accost you offering their services for between 30-60 yuan. We decided to explore the island ourselves, with the a...  more »
  • 在廈門市過了兩天,係時候要搭船離開廈門市走走. 這天,我便來到鼓浪嶼. 在廈門市坐船來到鼓浪嶼約一小時.一落船便給我感覺像香港的長洲那麼熱鬧,特別它的橫街小窄巷. 之後再往前走,便見到教堂,外國式的小屋及手信街,真的有點覺得來到澳門了.  more »