Gulangyu is a island off the coast of Xiamen, Fujian province in southern China, about 1km2 in area, and is a very popular tourist destination. The island's only means of transport is by foot, the peaceful island provides an alternative to the hectic life in Xiamen city across the beach, Visitors can reach it by ferry from Xiamen City. Gulangyu Island is renowned for its beaches and winding lanes and its varied architecture.
Fujian Province, referred to as "Min ", the provincial capital Fuzhou, southeast China's coastal provinces. Located in the north latitude 23 ° 33 'to 28 ° 20 ', longitude 115 ° 50 'to 120 ° 40 ' between adjacent Zhejiang Province, northeast, west, northwest and bordering Jiangxi Province, Southwest China and Guangdong Province is connected, and east of Taiwan Strait, and across the island. Most things for the 480 km wide, up to about 530 km north-south, the land area of 124,000 square kilometers. Administrative divisions Fujian Province, the Matsu Islands (Matsu), Kinmen Islands (Kinmen County) and Wuchiu Island (an Putian County, Kinmen County hosting), the actual effective control by the Taiwan authorities.