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Waseda University

1-104 Totsukamachi, Shinjuku 169-8050, Tokyo Prefecture
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Ok, I guess?

How should you review a university on TripAdvisor? I went there, saw it and went back, but I'm not... read more

Reviewed March 28, 2018
Anders L
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Oslo, Norway
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Not Really A Tourist Attraction

There isn't really any reason to stop here if you're a tourist. However, I happened to be in town... read more

Reviewed March 27, 2018
AhuvafromTX
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Washington
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Mar 26, 2018
“Not Really A Tourist Attraction”
Jan 3, 2018
“Not much to see”
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1-104 Totsukamachi, Shinjuku 169-8050, Tokyo Prefecture
Shinjuku
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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

How should you review a university on TripAdvisor? I went there, saw it and went back, but I'm not a student there or anything. I went because Haruki Murakami went there, so I thought I might as well see it, but it didn't really strike...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

There isn't really any reason to stop here if you're a tourist. However, I happened to be in town for graduation -- and it was stunning to see the women in their traditional dress.

Thank AhuvafromTX
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

A typical city university campus. Not very big but quiet at the time of our visit during New Year break.

Thank Ray34h
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

Just visiting tokyo to drop daughter off at waseda. Veru impreesed with the place. The intro was very reassuring and the buildings are lovely

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Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

I walked around there myself, thinking of my alma mater New Asia College which is as beautiful as Waseda University. The museum about the history of Waseda is also worthwhile to visit

Thank Raymond Y
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Reviewed 5 May 2017

The campus in general wasnt much to see. Lots of students that spoke english were very helpful. One of the student lend us to the cafeteria. Near the cafeteria was very pretty. There was a park and trees. It was really nice.

Thank Kaylee K
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Reviewed 16 January 2017

When you visit the city, it is happiness to visit the university of the city. I can observe the civilization of the city. You can see students' appearance, classroom scenery, restaurant in front of school, temple around.

Thank whechon
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Reviewed 14 December 2016

waseda has a long hisory. the university himsels is excellent. sport clubs at this university are strong an nationwide famous.

Thank F4023NZalbertos
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Reviewed 17 November 2016

There's a park within the place, and families hang out there with kids. I had a nice stroll and enjoyed taking in some sun there. You can easily access the Arakawa line from there. That's a nice ride to see a different side of the...More

Thank HotRodHeart
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Reviewed 17 November 2016

I had been to Japan with my family in my childhood. There were so many parent-child route in our trip, such as Disney Land and Fuji Mountain. But this time, I finally visited Waseda University with my classmates on April. Waseda University, in which is...More

Thank 恩惠 余
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east, there’s a district with long-established
department stores, cinemas and theaters. Shinjuku
Gyoen is a park originally built as the garden for the
Imperial Household. It is quite famous as a venue for
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