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Travel Blogs from Oxford
... stand next to others filled with model ships, walrus tusks, and banjos. Art, religious objects, and weaponry from Asia, Africa, and the Americas are crammed together into display cases that themselves are arranged around walkways so narrow that no one can pass another visitor who has stopped to examine an object (or more likely a collection of loosely related objects).
In the Pitt Rivers, I distinctly felt I had stumbled into Capt. Spaulding's attic. ...
... which is the underground College rec room. Tom had decided to have drinks and snacks in the quad, along with the photo booth guy, and set up Silent Disco in the Tap Room. I was curious to see what he’d come up with, but I shouldn’t have bothered wondering. Everything Tom does is amazing, and when I walked out into the quad it was all lit up with colored lights, the drinks tents was decorated and serving, and the photo booth already had a ...
... a production, and then check in was crazy busy because we had so much stuff to do. Obviously we had to check everyone in and distribute mail, but we also had to hand back any passports or cash the kids had in our safe, plus distribute the OxTrad photo (of which there were not enough copies), plus hand out the Oxbridge sunglasses Adam brought from Scotland, and at the last minute we heard we also had to hand out the Creative Writing publication. Oh, and the ...
... my foot as much as possible. We did have to pull some girls from class and have a chat with them. The girls had plans to meet a friend in London this evening for dinner. Normally our policy is that any students who travel out of city must have someone come and pick them up, but these girls were given permission to go in a group since there were four of them together. But then all of the senior admin were freaking out about whether or not these ...
... we are sorting all the keys into individual envelopes, then labeling the envelope with the key number and room number, then loading them in these cute little shoebox-size boxes that Erica found and organizing them that way. So we'll just be able to quickly flip through the proper staircase's envelopes, and voila, the keys! Hopefully it will save a bit of time. Anyway, after my Rymans run I walked across town to the Print Centre to get our morning order. ...
Other places to stay in Oxford
Godstow Road, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $121
- Smelly and grubby
- Recommended for honeymoon couples
Grenoble Road, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $107
- Good for a night or two
- Useless conference facilities!
- An Administrative Nightmare
Peartree Roundabout, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $139
- Nice hotel
- Modern, good standard rooms
- OK but go for the Travellodge, it's cheaper!
Beaumont Street, Oxford | 5 star hotelfrom $276
- Good old fashioned and cen…
- Lovely stay in Oxford
- Typical Victorian hotel
Abingdon Road, Oxford | 4 star hotelfrom $163
- Not the best choice for business hotels
- Value for money
- Not worth the price or 4 stars, bad building layout, not for the less mobile..
Oxford Rd, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $110
59 Western Road, Oxford | Hotelfrom $167
3 Oxford Castle, Oxford | Hotelfrom $258
- Get me out of jail quick
- Getting the old 'Ball and Chain' off to a great start!!
- The teething problems continue...
73 High Street, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $219
- Good choice for Oxford town centre
- Okay place to stay
- Pleasant stay again
11-13 Linton Road, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $146
Church Way, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $157
Welcome Break Service Area, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $84
- 1 night, 4 people.
180 Abingdon Road, Oxford | Hotelfrom $154
137 Iffley Road, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $86
- Didn't even stay one night
- Don't Bother its awful
92-94 High Street, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $322
- You get what you pay for
- Overpriced and disappointing
- Great place to visit your student
66A Banbury Road, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $211
- Beautiful Hotel
- Not for business travelers
- Great Find
82-84 Abingdon Road, Oxford | Hotelfrom $157
Garsington Road, Oxford | Hotelfrom $128
Peartree Roundabout, Oxford | 2 star hotelfrom $78
- Excellent choice
- Basic, but clean and reliable
- Great value
315 Iffley Road, Oxford | Hotelfrom $156
Park End Street, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $198
- Noisy, basic, expensive but central location and clean
- Exceeded Expectations - Quite Good, Actually
- Dreadful Hotel
1 Banbury Road, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $345
- Exquisite Hotel, Impeccable Service
- A wonderful retreat, gorgeous food
Alsergrund, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $107
Long Crendon Road, Oxford | Hotelfrom $87
29-30 George Street, Oxford | Hotelfrom $149
58 St. Thomas' Street, Oxford | Hotelfrom $278