There's nothing like getting to know a city through your stomach, so this amazing food tour takes you to Xiamen's eateries to get a real taste of the local cuisine. You'll meet your guide at the Jizhi Store, which itself is a popular place for delicious Chinese food. Your next stop will be a walk down Kaiyuan Road and to the Yongfeng Fish Ball Eatery to try some freshly cooked, piping hot deep fried fishballs that the eatery is famous for. Then it's off to the Farmer's Market to sample the many snack bars in the area. Markets are often busy with a lot of foot traffic, and here you can figure out where the locals find the snacks they like best. Then it's off to the Zhenzhen Oyster Omelet Snack Bar for their eponymous oyster omelets, before you enjoy a break in the Yuanzhi Garden Villa. This romantic location is the perfect place to rest, digest your meals, before setting off again for some coffee in 32how Cafe. By the time you get to Baijiacun, you should have your appetite back as you'll be sampling their ginger duck, boiled octopus and mango with soy sauce. You can wash it all down with a refreshing cup of tea in the Lujiang Old Theatre. Thus ends your tour, and it's one of the best ways to truly get to know local cuisine.
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