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Address: 100, Daxue Road, Nanning, China

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Most famous university in Guangxi

With a history of more than 80 years, Guangxi University is well worth a visit if you want to see what Chinese campus life like and enjoy a quiet uninterrupted afternoon. Xi Da... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2016
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Severn, Maryland
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85 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was great to visit the campus. It was layout acccessible to metro stops. There were severla metro stops get off to visit the campus.

Thank Roderick G
Nanning, China
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12 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

There's nothing to see or do here. I have no idea why anyone would consider visiting this place. No idea.

Thank NanningAndy
Nanning, China
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

If you are an academic or backpacking student then this campus might be of interest to see how Chinese education works, The recently refurbished main entrance is impressive and imposing. However beyond leaves a lot to be desired, broken pavements, roads badly in need of resurfacing and antiquated dormitories.To sit by the lotus ponds and hear the birds singing can... More 

3 Thank 530031
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8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

I don't know why people would want to visit this campus other than for documentary reasons or excessive time to kill. I study here and it's not an especially beatiful campus. The architecture isn't splendid, the roads are average, the dorm buildings are boring, the lakes don't have anything special, and the people just go about their business. This university... More 

Thank Benny H
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74 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016

With a history of more than 80 years, Guangxi University is well worth a visit if you want to see what Chinese campus life like and enjoy a quiet uninterrupted afternoon. Xi Da has its unique campus environment, many kinds of birds can be find there, the campus provided a safe and harmonious living environment for them.

1 Thank BeautifulGuangxi
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12 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Lived here for a year, the campus is great with a grand entrance, lotus ponds everywhere, and an amazing place called Doghole where you can try some pretty dang authentic Chinese street food. Afterwards, grab a Starbucks outside the main gate and call it a day. Good to visit if you like neat architecture and want to see a bit... More 

Thank Caleb W
Guilin, China
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178 reviews
107 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015

I grow up around the campus and it's been my playground ever since. I have witnessed how it becomes the way it is today, vast, beautiful, breezy and oddly a little homey, :p Love to stroll around by the lotus pond in summer. The mango trees and jackfruit by the sidewalks make you feel like you are in an orchard.... More 

Thank peggielv
Tampa, Florida
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15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2015

I spent one semester at Xi Da and loved every minute of it. My professors were the best in China and I fell in love with southern China, especially Nanning. If you get a chance to study anywhere in China I highly recommend Guangxi Univesity in Nanning.

1 Thank MikeStalder
Nanning Guangxi
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88 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Easy to take local bus there. This university is quite big, you can easily spend one day here. A lot of shop and restuarant infront of university and ralso close to the Nanning zoo. After 'subway' complete this route (end 2015 or begin 2016) ,its also good to ride too.

1 Thank jsaleesung
Greater Adelaide, Australia
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546 reviews
307 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 988 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2014 via mobile

To be honest, I've never really understood why chinese universities always rate so highly on TA - after all, there are hundreds of them scattered around the country, and for your average tourist, there is nothing to see or do betond walking around aimlessly ... And the guangxi university is the same ... yes, the grounds are karge and well-maintained,... More 

2 Thank Andrew_Alin

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