With its charming cobbled streets, quaint quaysides and majestic architecture the internationally celebrated university town of Cambridge is a must-see for any visitor wishing to truly experience quintessential English living. Set picturesquely on the banks of the River Cam, Cambridge maintains a rural countryside feel even in the heart of city and uniquely boasts peaceful fields of roaming cows just yards from its major shopping streets. A city at the forefront of technological and academic research, Cambridge also knows how to enjoy itself and is host to an abundance of delightful traditional pubs, chic designer bars and fine dining establishments. Whatever your reason for visiting this magnificent East Anglian city ensure that you book with Secret Hotels – for an irresistible choice of the finest accommodation at unbelievably discounted rates.
Arguably the attraction that draws the most visitors is the splendour of King’s College Chapel situated upon the pretty King’s Parade. A defining symbol of Cambridge architecture and the prestige of its educational institution, the chapel is open to visitors to explore and makes for an awe inspiring experience for all tourists. Cambridge University itself boasts 31 different colleges tucked away down its archaic streets, each with its own unique history and heritage. Why not hire a punt for a guided tour and work your way down ‘The Backs’ for a truly unforgettable journey through Cambridge’s rich past?
As well as the many punting tour companies and quaysides bustling with chic cafes, bistros and riverside bars the city also prides itself on the abundance of expansive green public parks dotted around the city centre. From Christ’s Piece to Midsummer Common, Jesus Green to the famous Parker’s Piece, Cambridge is certainly not short on places to relax with a book in the sunshine or enjoy a picnic with the family.
Culture lovers are sure to enjoy Cambridge’s vibrant theatre scene and can catch a show at the traditional Arts Theatre, Cambridge Corn Exchange or the ADC Theatre. The city is also home to such iconic bands as Pink Floyd and Mercury Prize Winner’s Alt-J and is therefore a mecca for underground live music venues and gigs.
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