COLA Study Abroad Tips- Sarah Milicia- Cambridge

                                                           3138656853_c158599b39_q                                                                       Top Places to Visit (In City)    

  1. The Fitzwilliam Museum.-Pictured Above
  2. The River Cam (Go punting!).
  3. Great St. Mary’s Church (Terrific panoramic views of the city when you climb the tower- make sure you pay the student fee!).

Top Places to Eat                                                                                                                                      

  1. The Orchard Tea Garden in Grantchester.
  2. Cambridge Market.
  3. Crepe Cart.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              csf

 

 

 

Top Events to Attend

  1. Sounds Green (Held Wednesday nights in the Botanic Garden).
  2. Shakespeare Festival (located in all different college gardens of the 31 throughout the summer).- Pictured Above

 

Top Stores or Shops to Visit                                                                                                                        

  1. Jacks on Trinity for souvenirs.                                                                                               
  2. The Haunted Bookshop if you are book lovers.
  3. T.K. Maxx for inexpensive, yet stylish, clothes.

 

Top Transportation Tips                                                                                                                                    

  1. National Express bus (will drop off/pick up at Parker’s Piece park).
  2. Train Station is at end of Station Road.                                                                           
  3. Walk everywhere, get lost and find your way again, Cambridge Centre is basically a big circle!

 

Top Random Things to Know                                                                                          sainsbury                                                                                                                 

  1. Sainsbury’s (grocery store) is your cheapest option for food: invest in a bowl, some cereal, and milk and you have yourself a lunch before UNH tea time at 4pm!- Pictured Above  
  2. You can view Trinity College without paying the entrance fee by walking down Trinity Street to Trinity Lane, crossing the bridge, and coming through the back entrance to the college.
  3. Always ask if there is a student discount- there usually will be one, but you have to ask.
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