Canterbury is a typical historic English city located in the county of Kent in the southeast of England. It is one of the most visited cities in the UK. The city centre is dominated by Canterbury Cathedral - the oldest Cathedral in England. It is an impressive building with plenty of ornate details and stained glass windows. There are also the ancient ruins of St. Augustine’s Abbey, St. Martin’s Church and the Norman Castle and these represent the city’s history, heritage and culture. The city has vibrant leisure attractions including fine restaurants, welcoming pubs and quaint cafes. The city centre is a pedestrianised area with charming black-and-white Victorian houses. There is also a great selection of shops. Canterbury is very close to the beautiful beaches of Whitstable and Herne Bay as well as stunning English countryside.
Plus hold their summer courses at the University of Kent. The University is set in 450 acres of parkland and is less than a 25-minute walk from the city centre. It is situated on a hill and has a stunning views of the Cathedral. There are various modern buildings surrounded by green open spaces, fields and forests. The campus is self-contained and includes all the necessary amenities such as bars, shops, a sports centre, a bookshop and bus stops. It is an open campus but very safe and offers 24-hour security. The sports facilities are excellent with multi-purpose halls, squash courts, a climbing wall, playing fields and many others.
Campus Highlights/ Facilities
Accommodation is in standard single rooms with shared facilities in corridors; or single en-suite facilities.
The members of our team have been carefully selected for their responsible and caring attitude and for being fun-loving and outgoing. They are the people you can turn to at any time for assistance. Our PLUS Team will ensure that students enjoy their holidays in an exciting and safe environment. PLUS promises a wonderful, memorable and enriching summer camp experience.
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Campus/City/Emergencies /Personalised as well as Day to Day Activity programme as they happen on Campus/Audio Walking Tour while on an excursion and much more.
GL is also able to notify PLUS Head Office LIVE on any issues and much more.