Cambridge

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A day trip to Cambridge visitng the colleges, the churches and punting on the river Cam...

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Cambridge

  1. 2. Cambridge, is one of the most Universities of the United Kingdom. Here there are a lot people from around the world.
  2. 3. Cambridge is called just like that because someone in the past made a bridge on the river.
  3. 4. It is approximately 80km about London. Cambridge is also at the heart of the high-technology centre known as Silicon Fen
  4. 5. The university includes the renowned Cavendish Laboratory, King‘s College Chapel, and the Cambridge University Library.
  5. 6. King's College Chapel  is the chapel to King's College of the University of Cambridge, and is one of the finest examples of late Gothic English architecture.
  6. 7. Henry the sixth was the creator of this college.
  7. 8. Henry VI planned a university counterpart to Eton College (whose chapel is very similar, although unfinished), the chapel being the only part that was built. The King decided the dimensions of the Chapel. The architect was Reginald Ely.
  8. 9.   Henry VII visited in 1506, paying for the work to resume and even leaving money so that the work could continue after his death. In 1515, under Henry VIII, the building was complete but the great windows had yet to be made.

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