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Clare College Cambridge

Clare College Cambridge Fellows Garden

It’s time for some college photos again!
I haven’t visited as many colleges as I wished to during the last few months. It’s December now and there are still 13 colleges left, so it’s very unlikely that I will have seen all 31 of them by the end of this year. It’s also too dark and cold at the moment to take pretty photos, so I have decided to postpone my ‘college challenge’ to spring next year. It’s the nicest season anyway here in Cambridge, I think! However, this break allows me to go through my backlog of photos and share them with you in the meantime! Let’s start with…
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Anglesey Abbey and the National Trust

National Trust Anglesey Abbey

When you visit the UK or come to live here permanently you will soon realise that people here have a big love for preserving historic houses and gardens, art collections, coastlines and the countryside in general. Spending a day out at a stately home or a nature reserve is a popular thing to do for families, seniors and young people alike. The countryside in Great Britain is stunningly beautiful indeed and there is a huge variety of historic places to visit.
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Things to do in Cambridge in summer

Caius Tree Court

“Make sure you make the most of what’s left of summer. It’ll be gone before you know it.”

I came across this caption on Instagram the other day and suddenly felt somehow melancholic and sad. Summertime sadness is a thing indeed, especially in Cambridge. I have said goodbye to a few people this summer and it didn’t bother me too much, until I actually sat down and wrote this.
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