World famous university city Cambridge
Cambridge has inspired academics, philosophers, historians and economists throughout history, from John Milton to Charles Darwin and Stephen Hawking. Let it inspire you too, with its grand college buildings, medieval churches, museums, galleries, gardens and parks, and punting on the Cam along The Backs.
With so many university students from around the world, Cambridge has a youthful vibe, with a mix of traditional and contemporary pubs and restaurants, vibrant music and theatre scene, and festivals throughout the year. There’s a rich variety of independent shops, chic boutiques and friendly markets.
Destinations close to Cambridge include Newmarket, riverside Huntingdon, Imperial War Museum Duxford and, in the Fens, Ely with its majestic cathedral.