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Cambridge: St John’s & Trinity colleges

We visited during one of Cambridge University’s annual “open days” when aspiring students can visit the various colleges at the university to see where they might want to live if they are admitted. Clara has actually been keen on attending college in England, so we happily went on a guided tour of one of the colleges, and got to explore several others. We saw lots of breathtaking architecture and landscaping from a range of centuries. Although Clara fell in love with the campuses she saw, she also learned that students not only have to know their indended field of study before applying, but are expected to take classes exclusively from within that field, which was less appealing to her than the more flexible American system.

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