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Describe two places which you have been to with your friends, one which you all liked and one which you all disliked. (Remember that you are describing the atmosphere and any people as well as the places.

Essay type:

Descriptive Writing



Cambridge O Level

May/June 2020

As I sit here, pen in hand, I find myself reflecting on two places that I have had the pleasure of visiting with my closest friends. One, a verdant oasis of tranquility and serenity, the other, a dismal abyss of disappointment and despair.

The first location, which we all found to be immensely enjoyable, was a picturesque village nestled in the heart of the mountains. As we ventured through the winding cobblestone streets, the quaint cottages and lush greenery that surrounded us evoked a sense of nostalgia and longing for a simpler time. The air was permeated with the fragrant scent of blooming flowers and the melodic chirping of birds, creating a symphony of natural beauty that was both soothing and invigorating.

As we meandered through the village, we came across a charming little bistro, where we were greeted with warm hospitality and a menu that was nothing short of mouth-watering. The succulent dishes that were prepared before us were a culinary delight, each bite bursting with flavor and texture. The atmosphere was convivial and the company, impeccable. It was a day that we will always look back on with fondness and a sense of longing to return.

On the other hand, the second location, which we all found to be unequivocally detestable, was a bustling metropolis teeming with people and noise. The cacophony of honking cars and blaring sirens was overwhelming and the thick smog that hung in the air was suffocating. The streets were littered with trash and the vendors that lined the sidewalks were aggressive and unyielding.

As we made our way to the designated tourist attraction, we were accosted by a throng of pushy individuals, all vying for our attention and money. The attraction itself was a disappointment, offering nothing but cheap thrills and shallow entertainment. The overall experience was one of discomfort and dissatisfaction.

In conclusion, these two places, though vastly different, have left an indelible
impression on me and my friends. The village in the mountains will forever hold a special place in our hearts as a tranquil haven of natural beauty and delicious cuisine, while the metropolis will be forever ingrained in our minds as a chaotic and unpleasant experience. It serves as a reminder that sometimes, the destinations we choose can make all the difference in the world. The atmosphere, the people, and the memories we make are just as important as the destination itself. These experiences have taught me to savor the good moments and learn from the bad, for it is through contrast that we truly appreciate the beauty of life.

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