The southern coast of the island is a continuous beach lined with palm trees and dotted with bike stands, kite surfing shacks and snack bars. A beach is a popular place for socialising, riding 3-seater bikes and flying kites.
Xiamen boasts a large selection of parks and gardens, each very expansive, exotic and peaceful. They are great for a quick wander during your breaks or a few hours’ hike in your spare time!
Endless shopping malls featuring western brands, cinemas and arcades are never without a McDonald’s and stand in stark contrast against distant mountain peaks and temples.