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Alongside its rival Oxford, the city of Cambridge has come to symbolise university education. Around 100km north of London, it is built on two arms of the River Cam; its willow-planted banks run behind colleges of brick and weathered stone and beside magnificent parks and gardens. Internationally renowned for its scientific research, Cambridge blends tradition and modernity in an enchanting setting.
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st. Trinity GB - Cambridge CB2
The colleges are grouped together on the east bank of the River Cam. Each college has a bridge linking it with the other bank, known as The Backs, a wide expanse of lawn, planted with trees. A walk along the west bank is definitely one of the most pl..
Senate House Passage GB - Cambridge
Built between 1446 and 1515, this building represents the apogee of the Perpendicular Gothic style. Its scale is more in keeping with the chancel of a cathedral than a college chapel. Of twelve bays, the nave soars upwards supported by buttressing so..
st. St John's GB - Cambridge CB2 1TP
A tour of St John's College (founded 1511) is a walk through the world of architecture. It is Cambridge's second largest college; the gatehouse, decorated with coats of arms, is one of the finest in the city. The courtyards are predominantly Tudor. B..
Downing Street GB - Cambridge CB2 3DT
Well-located in Cambridge city centre, Cambridge City Hotel is set amid historic colleges and excellent shopping. It has a restaurant, Irish pub, a gym and a sauna. This modern 4-star hotel is a 5-minute walk from Kings College, Cambridge Corn Excha..
41 Regent Street GB - Cambridge CB2 1AB
Prix Prices from : 119 £
This fine listed building is situated in the heart of Cambridge. As a privately owned hotel they take pride in offering a personal, efficient and competitive service at all times. The Regent Hotel is completely non-smoking and all of the 22 bedrooms..
Gonville Place GB - Cambridge CB1 1LY
Prix Prices from : 117 £
Overlooking Parker's Piece, this 4-star Best Western Plus The Gonville Hotel is a 5-minute walk from the historic centre of Cambridge. The hotel offers free parking, a traditional restaurant and rooms with free Wi-Fi. The spacious bedrooms each have..
Leisure activities Cambridge
You can hop-on and off as many times as you like aboard your Cambridge open-top double-decker bus. There are 16 stops and the entire route takes approximately 1 hour (not including walking tour). The bus departs every 15 - 30 minutes from each stop. ..
2 High St GB - Little Wilbraham CB21 5JY
Charming 16C pub with a cosy, fire-lit, beamed bar. The regularly changing, seasonal menu offers European flavours presented in a modern fashion; dishes are prepared with zeal by the young chefs, one of whom was a past MasterChef finalist. Excellent ..
29 High St GB - Bourn CB23 2SQ
Quirky pub with a life-sized cow model outside and gilt mirrors, chandeliers and Louis XV style furniture inside. Menus range from old pub classics to much more ambitious modern dishes; afternoon tea and a 'Deckchair' menu served May-Sept.
High St GB - Madingley CB23 8AB
Appealing thatched pub with a lively bar and more formal conservatory restaurant. Choose from the interesting bar menu or daily à la carte, which feature attractive modern dishes such as truffled mac and cheese or smoked eel with green tea.
Thompson's Ln GB - Cambridge CB5 8AQ
High St GB - Horningsea CB25 9JG
Homely dining pub with beams, open fires and chunky wood tables. Choose from the seasonal à la carte, daily specials or popular 'sausage board'. Cooking is sophisticated and ranges from a traditional blade of beef to more modern fish terrine. Relax o..
15-19 Trumpington St GB - Cambridge CB2 1QA