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Walking and Biking Tour of Oxford
"The Oxford walking and bikingh tour combines the best of both worlds. Being on foot for part of the tour allows you to not only go into pedestrian areas such as the Christ Church meadows but also to go inside the colleges. The tour will visit some of Oxford’s oldest colleges detailing their development throughout history as well as the fun and curious aspects of this route.The tour will additionally enter the Bodleian Library. Established in 1602 it is undoubtedly the academic heart that keeps Oxford running. An organizational marvel soaked in history along with some modern elements. For example
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Oxford University Walking Tour
"This 2-hour Oxford University walking tour starting in central Oxford at 2pm (departures at 11am and 2pm on weekends) is designed to show you the world behind the doors. Using Oxford University students as your guide the walking tour unearths the drama behind this historic institution with a unique style. Small intimate groups enable the guides to concentrate on more diverse aspects of University life and you to ask more from them. Go inside one of ol as well as the Bodleian Library experience a taste student life. Get an in-depth history of the University colleges including All Souls College
From GBP15.00
 
Oxford University Walking Tour
"This 2-hour Oxford University walking tour starting in central Oxford at 2pm (departures at 11am and 2pm on weekends) is designed to show you the world behind the doors. Using Oxford University students as your guide the walking tour unearths the drama behind this historic institution with a unique style. Small intimate groups enable the guides to concentrate on more diverse aspects of University life and you to ask more from them. Go inside one of ol as well as the Bodleian Library experience a taste student life. Get an in-depth history of the University colleges including All Souls College
From GBP15.00

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Tour Buses

Some wouldn't call this a tourist trap, but in my opinion a bus tour through a city centre which is easily walkable within 20 minutes doesn't make sense at all. It's the same as everywhere: You can...
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Punting

Punts are very expensive: up to 10 pounds for a single use. Most colleges own their own punts; hence students get them for free or for much reduced rates: so, if you want to go punting make friends...
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'Punting' is a traditional...

'Punting' is a traditional Oxford activity which involves propelling yourself down the river in a gondola. Best not to do it if you don't know how or you are very likely to fall into the river or...
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Walking tours in Oxford -...

Walking tours in Oxford - generally a good thing, but be careful if your 'guide' is in his or her early 20s. It's very likely they are a student, and will have limited knowledge of the areas. If you...
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I found food to be very...

I found food to be very expensive. I paid ten pounds for a cup of tea and a half sandwich. Suggest you shop in a supermarket and take a picnic to the park. Christ Church meadows (off St Aldates)or...
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Almost everywhere you have to...

Almost everywhere you have to pay for your car. Just follow the signs for the parkingplaces and do not try to find a cheap place somewhere in a street nearby! There aren't (as far as I know) We spend...
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Christ Church College

Founded in 1546, Christ Church is nowadays Oxford's biggest and also one of its richest colleges. Its front quad alone provides enough space for a "normal" college... Moreover, the college is home to...
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Banbury Old Town

We had a wander around Banbury Old Town. its streets are filled with shops and pubs. There is a big market square. It was pretty and a lot of the streets were decorated with banners. We passed 'Ye...
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Chipping Campden - Daytrip

while wandering along the High street in Chipping Campden do stop a while in the lovely quiet Ernest Wilson garden. The garden is dedicated to Ernest Henry Wilson (1876-1930). He was born in the town...
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High Street

Burford's High Street is the main arterial road through the village. While the traffic is horrible and never seems to end, the High Street also has some nice little shops and a few pubs and...
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Dorchester Abbey

Built on the site of two earlier Saxon cathedrals, little remains of this important and once prosperous Augustinian priory. However, the existing abbey church dates from around 1140, and is full of...
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Blenheim Palace

Blenheim Palace is the only non-episcopal house in England to officially be called a palace, and it rightly deserves to be called that. It is huge, magnificently austere, and surrounded by 2100 acres...
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"Historic County of Oxfordshire"
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"Country Houses & Thatched Roof Villages"
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"A glimpse at some Cotswold villages"
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"BLENHEIM PALACE"
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"OXFORD"
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