Available Excursions for Reading


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Excursions may not be available for all programs and sessions.

Brighton

Optional for some or all sessions
On this excursion, we will travel to Brighton, England, known as London by the sea and as one the cultural and LGBT capitals of England. Brighton has inspired many famous artists and musicians and is well-renowned for its live music scene as well as its art and architecture. Some UK polls place... Read More

Cambridge

Optional for some or all sessions
Cambridge is, in essence, a very quintessential British town. You can witness traditional British construction and engineering at its finest, visit some of its street food markets and even go for a punt on the river (a rowing boat). However, what Cambridge is most famous for is its university.... Read More

Canterbury & Dover Castle

Optional for some or all sessions
On this excursion, we will travel to Canterbury, known as the birthplace of the Anglican Church and as the religious capital of England. Canterbury inspired the Father of English literature and the greatest English poet of the Middle Ages, Geoffrey Chaucer, to write the Canterbury Tales. Aside... Read More

Edinburgh and Loch Ness (Semester Only)

Optional for some or all sessions
On this excursion we visit the city sometimes known as the Athens of the North: fascinating, historical Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland. Edinburgh is the second biggest city in Scotland behind Glasgow. It is home to the Scottish Parliament and has long been considered a premiere city of... Read More

London Bridging Cultures Orientation Program

The Bridging Cultures Program (BCP) is a presentation and introduction given by ISA staff designed to help the students make the most of the important opportunity that study abroad provides as well as educate them, and give them the tools that will facilitate their discovery and learning during... Read More

Stonehenge & Bath

Optional for some or all sessions
On this excursion, we will explore two of the most significant landmarks in England and Europe. Stonehenge, one of Britain's oldest Neolithic remnants, is an enigmatic monument formed from a ring of standing stones set within prehistorically engineered earthworks. It is easily one of world's... Read More

Stratford-upon-Avon & Warwick Castle

Optional for some or all sessions
On this excursion, we will be exploring two of the most fascinating and historically significant cities in the UK. The town of Stratford-upon-Avon was chartered in 1196 and is to this day considered a market town, a special municipal status within the UK. It is perhaps most famous for being the... Read More

Windsor Castle

On this excursion we will travel to the town of Windsor, an unparished area in the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead in Berkshire, England. It is widely known as the site of Windsor Castle, one of the official residences of the British Royal Family. Windsor Castle itself is the oldest... Read More