Exchange, Travel

A Day in Hay-on-Wye

Happy April! And happy belated Easter! I'm currently on my two-week Easter holiday, and have been doing quite a bit of travelling - including a little day trip to Wales. I made the multiple train and bus journey to my idea of heaven, Hay-on-Wye (also know as the Independent Kingdom of Hay), a bookworm's paradise!… Continue reading A Day in Hay-on-Wye

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Exchange, Travel

A Day in Cambridge

I actually stayed in the UK this past weekend, and went on a rainy day trip to Cambridge! A walking tour through town, a couple of hours at the Fitzwilliam Museum, and a walk along the River Cam behind King's College made for a lovely day out. I heard some people say that Cambridge is… Continue reading A Day in Cambridge

Exchange, Travel

A Day at Stonehenge and Winchester

My most British trip yet! I'd say that Stonehenge is the quintessential English landmark and Winchester was the old English capital, plus home to the oldest school in the country and also Jane Austen. We arrived at the visitor's centre at Stonehenge and then, equipped with audio-guides, were shuttled out to the stone circle. It's… Continue reading A Day at Stonehenge and Winchester