Xiamen is a city in the southeastern Chinese province of Fujian and has about 2.5 million inhabitants. The city is often overlooked by many travellers, but it is actually one of the most liveable cities throughout the countries and has its fair share of attractions. The climate is just one of them, although this area can be hit severe by typhoons.
I finally located the sun in China!
Although the first day was cloudy, it was still warm enough not to have to wear a coat! After having a short wander around the busy and crowded (well it is China after all!) streets of Xiamen town ...
Posted in Here begineth the adventures of my life by Melanie Kidd
Guangzhou to Xiamen
I saw a news report a few weeks back that said the United Nations had made it illegal under international law to use sleep deprivation as a form of interrogation. For some insane reason we’d just paid ¥140 (£14) for a whole session of it. Guangzhou to Xiamen, 14 hours through the night on a ‘hard seat ...
Posted in Far East to India Overland 2010 by asprey