Xiamen is a port city in the southeast of Fujian Province, China. The name of the city means “door to the house” which refers to a gateway to China. This city is known as one of the four special economic zones of the country. The economy of this city is still going strong since there is a development in the manufacturing, tourism and logistics industries. Xiamen is always called “the Egret Island”. It is because of a lot of egrets staying in this city. Apart from that, this city has a lot of attractions from cultural sites to natural wonders like islands, mountains, and parks. The visitors will have a chance to try the local dishes and snacks in every street in this city.
The peak season of Xiamen happens during the spring season, from March to May. Whereas, the off-peak season will start in June till September which lies during the summer season. Spring season in Xiamen is the best time to go because the weather is mild. Besides that, a lot of visitors choose to visit Xiamen during this period to see the blooming flowers. As for the summer season, lesser crowds can be found on the streets due to bad weather. Hence, the best time to visit Xiamen is during the spring, autumn and winter season.
Sibulan Airport - Sibulan Airport is the main airport serving the city of Dumaguete. This airport only operates for domestic airlines. Among the airlines in this airport are Cebu Pacific, Cebu Pacific by Cebgo, Philippine Airlines by PAL Express and Royhle Air Way. The distance of Sibulan Airport between Dumaguete City is about 3.1 kilometers. By getting in a taxi, it will cost around PHP 165.87.
Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport - Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport is the main international airport that operates for Xiamen City. It provides aircraft maintenance to XiamenAir and TAECO. It is one of the busiest airports in China in terms of passengers and traffic movements. This airport handles plenty of international and domestic airlines including Air China, All Nippon Airways, Cebu Pacific, China Southern Airlines and Thai Airways. This airport also serves for cargo airlines. Among them are Cargolux, Cathay Pacific Cargo, Korean Air Cargo, ANA Cargo, China Cargo Airlines, Hong Kong Airlines Cargo and Suparna Airlines Cargo. The location of this airport is about 12.8 kilometers to the city center. For visitors taking a taxi, the taxi fare will be around RMB 71.50 which is about PHP 525.48.
Dumaguete has a tropical climate while Xiamen is a subtropical monsoon climate city. The average annual temperature of Xiamen is 21 degrees Celsius. During the spring and autumn season, the weather in this city is temperate and chilly. The visitors feel more comfortable doing their sightseeing and outdoor visits. As for the summer season, this city will encounter warm and humid weather. Moreover, heavy rainfall frequently occurs throughout the season. Meanwhile, the visitors will face cold weather during the winter season. The visitors can still tolerate the cold weather because it is not as cold as other countries.