Category: Student Blogs
13 August 2018
Gourmet ice-cream parlours, coffee-brewing record shops and mathematical bridges (yes, they're a thing): ten Insta-friendly spots in Cambridge and Chelmsford.
A pub that’s cosy in the winter and cool in the summer, littered with 1930s artwork and with its own secluded courtyard. Very Instagram-friendly indeed.
Photo credit @thepuntercambridge
This delicate wooden footbridge is a true Cambridge landmark and is definitely worth a snap while meandering down the river Cam. Just don’t drop your camera in.
Photo credit @josy2
As well as being the name of a Pink Floyd song, this part of Cambridge on the south side of the city is as serene and photogenic a setting you’re likely to find. Beautiful!
Photo credit @cambridgecityphotos
Salted balsamic caramel. Rhubarb crumble. Cinnamon toast. These are just some of the feverishly good flavours Jack’s offer. And the best bit? They look as delicious on the ‘gram as they taste.
Photo credit @gelatojack
This record store doubles down as a café too, and even hosts its own gigs from time to time, so there’s plenty to snap. Just don’t block someone’s view with your phones. Don’t be that person.
Photo credit @relevant_records
Famed for its Chelsea buns – and just look at them! – FitzBillies is a Cambridge staple, baking up a storm since the 1920s.
Photo credit @fitzbillies
Fun facts: Chelmsford cathedral is the second smallest in the country, and was built an estimated 800 years ago.
Photo credit @chelmsfordcathedral
Add some colour to your feed with a vibrant vegan salad from Acanteen; a firm favourite with locals for over 15 years.
Photo credit @acanteenchelmsford
The beautiful centrepiece of Hylands Park is the neo-classical architecture your Insta has been crying out for and has 574 acres of greenery to bask in to boot.
Photo credit @cardinesmithbeauty
One of Chelmsford’s best loved pubs with its colourful outdoor area is the perfect setting for a group selfie on a night out. Who doesn’t love one of those?
Photo credit @winstonandthelads