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Day Trips from London: Cambridge

As one of the oldest and highest-ranking universities in the world, Cambridge is a magical place to visit. Filled to the brim with beautiful architecture, insanely smart people, and lots of history, this university town is a must-do day trip from London. Looking for other day trips from London? Try Cardiff, Stonehenge & Salisbury, or St. Albans! A little history The earliest record of Cambridge University dates back to 1209 when groups of scholars convened at the ancient Roman trading post of…

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Day Trips from London: St. Albans

If you love beautiful churches, Roman history, and/or cute buildings, then St. Albans is a must for you. During my time in London, I made the trip up to St. Albans twice. Once to see the Christmas markets and…

Time for a [Visit to] Bath

I don’t have class on Wednesdays so that makes it a perfect time for day trips. My friend Sam and I hopped on a train from London Paddington early Wednesday morning and headed to Bath!…

A Perfect Day in Winchester

London was finally warm so I could not bring myself to stay in the city, where I would most likely spend the day watching TV. We caught a train to Winchester out of Waterloo for a perfect day spent outside…

Oxford

Last weekend, I met up with some friends from Davidson who are also at LSE and we headed to Oxford for the day. I’ve always wanted to see the campus so it was great to see it with some…

Windsor Castle

The last time I was in Windsor, I didn’t exactly get a chance to visit Windsor Castle. I only got a chance to see it from afar, from the Great Windsor Park side. This time, I made sure to…

A Wonderful Weekend Away in Windsor Great Park

On a Friday afternoon, I boarded a bus with 50 other LSE General Course students for Cumberland Lodge. Located in Windsor Park about 3 miles from Windsor Castle, Cumberland Lodge is the largest house in Windsor Great Park. It was built…