Cambridge is steeped in history, from the ancient settlements upon Wandlebury Hill to the renowned Colleges of the University of Cambridge. The University is one of the oldest in the world and has an international reputation in academic and research excellence. In recent times, it has been referred to as the ‘city of cycling’ as a large proportion of residents choose their bicycles as their main mode of transport. Don’t be alarmed if a sea of parked bicycles is your first sight when you arrive into Cambridge train station, there are other ways to get around, by bus, by taxi, by foot, and even by punt! The city is buzzing with life most days but you can always seem to find a tranquil place to read, reflect or rest. It’s an enchanting city you’re bound to fall in love with.
City of Cambridge
For the Official Cambridge Tourism website, with information about events and things to do in Cambridge, click here!
University of Cambridge
For more information about how the university and colleges works and about visiting the university, click here!
To learn more about the history of the University of Cambridge, click here!