Field Trips

Tour of Medieval Germany, Belgium, France and England

FIRST WEEK: 8-14, July (Sun. – Sat.), 2007.
Koln, Aachen, Leuven, Brugge, Gent, Waterloo, Reims, St. Denis, Amiens, Beauvais, Arras, Calais

Themes :
1) The Holy Roman Empire
2) Medieval textile and villages, University
3) Gothic Cathedrals SECOND WEEK: 15-21 July (Sun. – Sat.), 2007
Canterbury, Hastings, Ely, Thaxted, Cambridge, York, Durham
Themes:
1) Battle fields, Norman invasion
2) Medieval University and village
3) Pilgrimage, Abbeys and Gothic Cathedrals

資料

Medieval Belgium Medieval Flanders A Journey to Medieval Canterbury The Murder of Thomas Becket, 1170

行程

  First Week
JUL 8
(SUN)
KOLN Cologne Cathedral
JUL 9
(MON)
AACHEN

[Cologne – Aachen: 77 km, 1 hr – holy roman empire]
Aachen, Aix-la-Chapelle, Aachen Cathedral

JUL 10
(TUE)
WATERLOO – LEUVEN

Leuven University, Leuven – Naamsestraat, Flemish Beguinages, Collègiale St-Pierre, St Gertrude Church, Grand Bèguinage

JUL 11
(WED)
GENT [Aachen – Ghent: 201 km, 2 hrs – Flanders] Ghent, Gerad the Devil’s Castle, St. Bavon Cathedral, Château des Comtes de Flandre, Friday Market, Musée de l’archêologie industrielle et des textiile
JUL 12
(THU)
BRUGGE – REIMS [Ghent – Brugges: 55 km, 1 hr] Brugge, Musée Memling, O.-L.- Vrouwekerk (Notre-Dame Church),Cathedral of Reims
JUL 13
(FRI)
ST. DENIS – AMIENS

St. Dennis Abbey, Amiens Cathedral

JUL 14
(SAT)
CALAIS

Calais (Participants can choose to leave the tour after Calais. New participants can join at Canterbury)

  Second Week
JUL 15, 16
(SUN, MON)
CANTERBURY Canterbury Cathedral, the Shrine of St. Thomas Becket
JUL 17
(TUE)
HASTINGS

[Canterbury – Hastings: 79 km, 1 hr 18 min – Battle field] Hastings – abbey and battlefield

JUL 18
(WED)
THAXTED

[Hastings – Cambridge: 184 km, 2 hr 10 min – University,
Cambridge – Ely, Thaxted – Manor]
Thaxted: Gilbert, Earl of Clare (kinsman of William I)- Medieval houses Thaxted Guildhall

JUL 19
(THU)
CAMBRIDGE

[Cambridge – Yorkshire: 342 km, 3 hr 55min – Abbeys]
Cambridge University, Cambridge – Christ College

JUL 20
(FRI)
ELY

The Old Palace, Sue Ryder Care, Palace Green, Ely, Oliver Cromwell‘s (1599-1658)House, Ely, Ely – Cathedral

JUL 21
(SAT)
YORK – DURHAM Helmsley Castle, North Yorkshire, Byland Abbey, North Yorkshire,Durham Cathedral