There are plenty of places to eat out or have drinks, including restaurants, bars and pubs. The nightlife is decent, however there are only 2-3 decent clubs. There are many events going and many things to see and do, especially over summer. You can go punting, further, there is an annual beer festival, strawberry fair, midsummer fair amongst many other events. Cambridge is a bike city, so make sure to get a bike, as it's the easiest way to get around. There are two main shopping centres with a good variety of shops.