Fuzhou is located in the east of Fujian. When China initiated its reform and opening up drive in the 1980's. Fuzhou became one of the first coastal cities to open up to the outside world.
As a beautiful seaside city located on the southeast coast of China, Xiamen faces Kinmen Islands and lies opposite Taiwan and the Penghu Islands across the Taiwan Straits.
Quanzhou is located on the southeast coast of Fujian province and faces the Taiwan Strait
Putian is a famous historical city in central Fujian province with an area of 15,119 square kilometers and a population of 2.86 million.
Sanming is a prefecture-level city in central Fujian province. It covers an area of 22,900 square kilometers and has a population of 2.64 million.
Zhangzhou is a prefecture-level city in southern Fujian province with an area of 12,600 square kilometers and a population of 480,000.