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National Sun Yat-sen University

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Address: No.70 Lienhai Road, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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Phone Number: 07-5252000
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a school with sea and mountain access!

i love visiting this school for aside from the famous sizi bay infront of it, it also has a mountain at the back! it is very much accessible to any type of land transportation so... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 21, 2016
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

i love visiting this school for aside from the famous sizi bay infront of it, it also has a mountain at the back! it is very much accessible to any type of land transportation so it is a perfect place for your family to visit. accommodation is not a problem here because siziwan sunset beach resort is just a few... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

I have twice been to this university and each time I have been amazed by the beautiful gardens. People often walk through the grounds just to feel the serene surroundings.

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Thank Wendy M
Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

It is a good place to enjoy the sunset if the weather is great. The backyard of the school is huge but winding. You can see beautiful view with ocean and ships along the winding road. There are a lot of monkeys around sometimes. So be careful to your food in plastic bag and don't feed them!

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016 via mobile

I agree with the other reviewers. It's great for the sunset and walking around campus. Watch out for stray dogs on the hill.

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Thank Erin_s8
Hong kong
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015 via mobile

Nothing very special need a pay a special tour to visit. The scenic surrounding the university is beautiful. Also here is very quiet.

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Thank harbourchan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

I went to this university! I was always very proud of the magnificent landscape!!! Come here for an ocean breeze, or to enjoy the sunset! Anticipate the crowds though. Despite that, the place is pretty nice to stroll around, jog, sight-seeing and picture taking. Also, don't miss walking through the historic tunnel that's adorned with creative graffiti! Do visit the... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 via mobile

We went as three families with kids near sunset time. The kids were having great fun at the beach, and we were fascinated by the beautiful sunset. It's definitely great for repeat visits.

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Incheon, South Korea
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

There is a long tunnel leading to this university from Shaochuan Jie. Rather unique. Another way to get to the university is to travel along Shaochuan Jie all the way to the Takao British Consulate, and then up a slope where you will get a beautiful view of the sea and the hill. This university is well located away from... More 

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Delray Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

There is definitely something to be said about a college campus boasting beachfront property. I entered the campus through the mountain tunnel - quite dramatic. Some of the buildings are newer than others - the older ones could use some TLC. There was a nice park and garden adjacent to Sun Yat-sen's former residence (now a small art gallery/museum). The... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

The students of this university are very luck to finish class and get this view. I drove my scooter around from the pier till as far as the campus roads take you. It climbs the mountain the Uni sits on and u have a pretty good view of the harbor. You can hear ship honking as they go in and... More 

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