travel42 Professional Cruise Port of Call Review

The university town of Durham, England, merits a visit not only for its beautiful setting (the historic center is encircled by deep, thick woods), but also for its cathedral and castle, both built in the 11th century. The castle now serves as a residence hall for students. The cathedral is one of our favorites in all of England—it's one of the earliest vaulted cathedrals in Europe, and the first to use rib vaults (don't miss its Treasures museum).

It's best to explore the city on foot, but a ...

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