Prestigious universities abroad are drawing an increasing number of Chinese students in summer who want to experience one or two days' of university life ahead of their studies.
Global travel search site Tianxun says there is a substantial increase in flight searches to destinations with renowned universities from May to July. For example Vans Old Skool Noir Grise Pas Cher , London sees a 78 percent of increase.
This year, the search volume for China to London flights from May to July accounted for 55 percent of the volume for January to July. Flight searches from China to New York and Dunedin in New Zealand have increased by 64 percent and 31 percent, respectively, from 2013 to 2014.
Andy Sleigh Vans Old Skool Noir Gum Pas Cher , general manager of travel search company Skyscanner's operations in Asia Pacific, said summer is a great chance for students to travel abroad to prestigious universities. The students will get to better understand the culture and experience the lifestyle of the countries they visit.
These picturesque universities are also attracting filmmakers to shoot blockbuster pictures, making them popular among movie fans.
Here is a list of popular university filming locations:
University of Cambridge.
1. University of Cambridge, the United Kingdom.
The BBC television film Hawking was filmed here. British actor Benedict Cumberbatch Vans Old Skool Bleu Pas Cher , who played Stephen Hawking in the film, was nominated for the British Academy of Film and Television Arts TV Award for best actor and won the Golden Nymph award for best performance by an actor in television films.
A still photo of Hawking.
University of Oxford.
2. University of Oxford, the United Kingdom.
The university attracts numerous diehard Harry Potter fans because most scenes of the popular movie series were filmed there. You can enjoy classic scenes of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry when you visit the university. A 24-hour super priority service for British visas was launched in Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou on Aug 11.
A still photo of Harry Potter.
University of East Anglia.
3. University of East Anglia Vans Old Skool Rouge Pas Cher , the United Kingdom.
The American superhero film Avengers: Age of Ultron, which will premiere in 2015, was filmed at the university’s Sainsbury Visual Arts Center.
Film poster of Avengers 2. Harvard University.
4. Harvard University, the United States.
The award-winning movie The Social Network Vans Old Skool Femme Pas Cher , which tells the story of the founding of social networking website Facebook, was shot here.
Film poster of The Social Network. Columbia University.
5. Columbia University, the United States.
Many movies were filmed here, including Spider-Man and The Princess Diaries.