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We walked with a local guide by the name of Jamie, who is well known in Oxford. His deep knowledge and descriptions of the various colleges and architecture were fascinating. I recommend walking with a guide for the best experience. From Brasenose to Trinity and...More
Oxford university is made up of 38 different colleges. I toured several of the colleges during my last holiday in England, and was so impressed with the grounds as well as the beauty and history of the buildings themselves. Visiting Oxford is only a 50...More
We thoroughly enjoyed our four-day Oxford visit and specifically, having the ability to walk throughout its narrow streets and byways. We were thoroughly charmed by the architectural splendor and the awe-inspiring sense of history of the university. A highlight was attending choral evensong at Christ...More
University of Oxford certainly lived up to its billing for us. We were fortunate to visit on a beautiful fall day before clases had begun - so it was quite nice. Not too crowded, but still a number of students around.
It truly is a...More
A friend at Oxford gave us a walking tour past various colleges housed in grand buildings along winding streets. It was interesting to hear about the famous scholars and student life. The architecture and history are well worth getting to know.
The University of Oxford is one of the best in the world and it is perfectly reflected by the buildings within. The colleges all express a sense of individuality and are impressive in their architecture. All the buildings are of a breathtaking nature and all...More
I was on a day trip from London and this was our final stop. Our guide took us on a walking tour of the campus and shared history and stories about the university with us. I loved the varying architecture of the different colleges and...More
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You may want to try the Eagle and Child pub, which is few blocks north of the main university area. There is not a place to watch people walk by, but the pub is full of history, as this is the location where the Oxford... More
You may want to try the Eagle and Child pub, which is few blocks north of the main university area. There is not a place to watch people walk by, but the pub is full of history, as this is the location where the Oxford “writers club” including JRR Tolkien and CS Lewis used to meet weekly to discuss the stories they were working on.
The best way to see oxford and the different colleges is to head first to the visitor center in town (On high street I think ) they offer all sorts of tours , from Morse tours to Alice in Wonderland , all reasonably priced... More
The best way to see oxford and the different colleges is to head first to the visitor center in town (On high street I think ) they offer all sorts of tours , from Morse tours to Alice in Wonderland , all reasonably priced but require lots walking .
The best college to tour in my opinion is Christ Church but there are lots of areas you can't enter unless you're in a program there . The famous Harry Potter dining hall is usually no admittance but I think on sat between meals in afternoon u can see in there .
The reason is simple , people are eating meals there so no tourists etc