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Xiamen University, Xiamen

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China's first university funded by Chinese diaspora, Xiamen University ranks as one of the country's top educational institutions and features an expansive campus nestled up against lush coastal hills. Visitors come here to admire elegant pre-World War II buildings and see modern venues that include an athletic stadium, auditorium, and several memorials dedicated to influential local figures. Plan a Xiamen trip in moments using our itinerary builder.
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  • The University boasts of a huge campus and it is vibrant. I was teaching at the Xiamen College of Arts and the classes that I had were full of enthusiasm to learn about the Mediterranean and its music...  more »
  • Come to building big really is very good to shoot the day when we were late in the evening it was a little bit dark. The school's books are worth a visit, with a lot of building features
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  • This is certainly a beautiful campus. It’s a good place to visit in the city if you have a few pre-dinner hours , like we did, not enough to take a ferry or to climb steps to a mountain. It’s a nice s...  more »
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  • The most beautiful university in mainland China. Buildings are historic and have both Chinese and Western features. Students here are well-educated and very welcoming.
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  • A wonderful place to enjoy an afternoon stroll through the historic University campus.
  • The most romantic University, with beach view and traditional scenery surrounding it. Very clean and great place to study
  • Good to have a walk in the campus and very cool to biking around the beaches near this beautiful school !

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Where to stay in Xiamen

Look in the western half of Xiamen to find the majority of its accommodations. Near the port, a number of high-rise hotels dominate the main squares and look over the city's main sights and green spaces. Work your way through the side streets and you'll find a number of family-run guesthouses, budget-friendly hostels, and rental apartments. Gulangyu Island, ever popular with domestic and international tourists, offers a wealth of rental villas, basic hostels, and pleasant family-run hotels.
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