May Week

Even the most casual of visitors will tell you that Cambridge is just plain different. Full of quirky energy and strange occurrences. This is never so apparent as during the legendary May Week

Gin Afternoon Tea

We at the Varsity Hotel Cambridge love our Gin. So much so that our regular selection of thirty or so Gins never seems like enough.

The Royal Wedding

It is almost upon us. An event of such grandeur and spectacle it captures the imagination of an entire nation

Roof Terrace Reopening

With summer once again approaching, one of the best viewing locations in the city is reopening – the Varsity Roof Terrace

Commonwealth Games

When the Commonwealth Games are on it’s easy to get caught up in their spirit. To share the dream as the Gold Coast 2018 motto goes.

The Cambridge Literary Festival

It’s finally spring! That means it’s finally time again for the Cambridge Literary festival.

Eggcellent Easter Egg Hunts in and Around Cambridge

It’s that time of the year again, when the Easter Bunny leaves treats for everyone around the city.

For the Love of Gin! The Nations Treasured Tipple

There is no denying that gin is fast becoming the nations favourite spirit

How to Stick to Your New Year’s Fitness Resolutions

The hype around ‘new year, new me’ is in full swing and everybody is pumped and ready to sweat

Everything You Need to Know About the e-Luminate Festival 2018

The e-Luminate Festival in Cambridge embodies the rich heritage that our beloved city still holds, whilst adding a modern twist

The History and Traditions of Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day is right around the corner, take a minute to think about the humble origins of this fully commercialised holiday.

3 Things to do for Free in January Around Cambridge

January can often be confused with the most boring time of the year. However, the reality is quite the contrary!

4 Ways to Be Mindful in the Digital World

There are pitfalls to technology and if we’re not careful, it can steal us away from the real world and we can forget to look after our own mind and body.

What's Happening on New Year’s Eve in Cambridge?

Cambridge, as always, is set to be a happening place this New Year’s Eve. The hustle and bustle that this time of year often brings, will surely give you a great excuse to save on the cleaning up that a house party would cause

5 Last Minute Gift Ideas For Cambridge Shoppers

Christmas is literally on your doorstep! Everyone can be little bit guilty of leaving things to the last minute every now and then. Remain calm, and do not panic!

4 Christmas Work Party Ideas

With the festive season fast approaching, for business’ in Cambridge and the wider Cambridgeshire community it’s definitely time to start thinking about booking an awe inspiring work Christmas party, if you haven’t already.

Top 5 Winter Markets to Visit in Cambridgeshire this Christmas

December is upon us, which can only mean one thing… The countdown to Christmas has begun!

Mill Road Winter Fair in Cambridge: Who, What & Where?

As is tradition, the Mill Road Winter Fair takes place on the first Saturday of December, this year being the 2nd, from 10:30am to 16:30pm

The Ins and Outs of The Winter Cambridge Literary Festival

The Cambridge Literary Festival is known as the most prolific literary festival in the East of England.

What You Need to Know about The Cambridge Half Marathon

This year, the annual Saucony Cambridge Half Marathon will be in it’s seventh year!

What to Do for Fireworks Night in Cambridge

Historically speaking, Cambridge city centre is the place to be on 5th November, and this year is no different

5 Things to Do for Adults this Halloween in Cambridgeshire​

Halloween is fast approaching, which means that it’s nearly time to head on down to your local costume shop and kit yourself out.

Cambridge Film Festival

The annual Cambridge Film Festival is fast approaching and with high expectations this year. The event is the third longest-running film festival in the UK and will be running from the 19th to 26th October

Chariots of Fire!

It’s that time of year again, where The Varsity Cambridge Hotel relay team will be put to the test to defend their title in the Chariots of Fire race!

Dragons on the River Cam!

An ancient Chinese tradition is coming to our cultured city of Cambridge. The Dragon Boat Festival enters its 13th year and this year it’s looking to be an absolutely incredible day out.

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