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University of the Philippines

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Off Commonwealth Avenue | Diliman, Quezon City, Luzon 2004, Philippines
63 2 920 5301
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Fresh Air and Easy Workout

Walk, jog, run around the university oval on Sunday mornings. Bring your scooter and bike too... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jleebugs
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Quezon City, Philippines
Physical Health Venue

Natural beauty, refreshing, homey, clean and accessible. A place that one can look forward to visit... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
franciaces
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Quezon City, Philippines
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“academic oval” (35 reviews)
“sunken garden” (42 reviews)
“alma mater” (19 reviews)
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Off Commonwealth Avenue | Diliman, Quezon City, Luzon 2004, Philippines
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63 2 920 5301
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"academic oval"
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"sunken garden"
in 42 reviews
"alma mater"
in 19 reviews
"chocolate kiss"
in 17 reviews
"acacia trees"
in 15 reviews
"fishballs"
in 12 reviews
"huge campus"
in 8 reviews
"street food"
in 13 reviews
"old trees"
in 11 reviews
"vehicular traffic"
in 3 reviews
"brisk walk"
in 3 reviews
"fresh air"
in 14 reviews
"open to the public"
in 5 reviews
"via mare"
in 3 reviews
"open space"
in 8 reviews
"food trip"
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"metro manila"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Walk, jog, run around the university oval on Sunday mornings. Bring your scooter and bike too! Join hundreds of other health n sports buffs in a peaceful, calm, nature-inspired environment and catch some fresh unpolluted air amidst a location so accessible to everyone.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Natural beauty, refreshing, homey, clean and accessible. A place that one can look forward to visit again!

Thank franciaces
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A university that is connected to life. Manila University dates back over a hundred years in a beautiful garden. Although some of its educational buildings are old, it gives you a sense of being in an academic setting. The people at the university campus exercise...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a wonderful university with a spacious campus and a lot of greenery. It is worth a visit if you are in the area.

Thank walid m
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is the pride of the nation as the State University. It has ranked top along other nations' schools. I am glad to see improved roads and new buildings. Seems the new president is better supporting the institution. Sad that the old shopping place was...More

Thank PEEDEEOH
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

Rain or shine, UP is the best place to unwind. Jogging along the oval is one of the popular fitness activities in the campus. Its lush trees provide cover from the searing sun rays or raindrops. Grab some bites in front of the College of...More

Thank Raymond Martin M
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

The UP Diliman is still the best place to hang-out when you need a breather. You can walk around or just be around all of the greenery and sculptures. Be sure to check out the Vargas Museum and the Atelyer Gallery. Drop by Mang Larry's...More

Thank katosarms
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

Acacia trees are all over UP, making the place a popular spot among tourists. Stroll around UP, be mesmerised by the different takes of its College's buildings. Make sure to stop at the one of their many canteens.

Thank carljosephburlat
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

I'm here usually for work but this place has a lot to offer. Education for starters, lol, but due to the way this place is designed and preserved, this place is a haven for walkers, joggers and bicyclists. Late evenings are best for a leisure...More

Thank Paraug99
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

UP ranks #1 in higher education in the Philippines. We were able to drive around the campus and my sister who graduated from UP pointed out various colleges and buildings. Some roads were closed so we were unable to reach her building, she majored in...More

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henry n
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Response from 200imeldad | Reviewed this property |
You can head to the Malcolm Hall at the UP College of Law or in any of the college buildings surrounding the oval.
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