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Travel Blogs from Oxford
... adjust because the language is so similar. There are a few differences to make mention of that I have learned in the first 3 days
-they do not refrigerate their eggs at the grocery store(Tesco)
-make sure you know if you put your groceries in the fridge or freezer (aka I froze my
cheese, and ham and my friend froze her eggs)
-there is a reason people seem so fit here because you have ...
... Christ Church College meadows which were absolutely beautiful and are adjacent to the college proper. We then moved on in a slightly roundabout route back to the hotel as I had found another college which was open to the public at that time and free to get in too. So we got to Worcester College about ten minutes later but found we were only allowed access to the grounds so we took advantage of that anyway and I am so pleased we did as they were absolutely gorgeous! There's a large ...
... because he'll be around campus working. Then Adam and Joe went off to bed, and I said good night to Tom and we agreed to meet up tomorrow for proper goodbyes.
So many goodbyes. I can't believe the program is really ending. It stills feel like only last week we all just happened to meet at The Bear. The program went so fast this year, much faster than last year, and I'm not sure why. Still, I love it and I love these people. Hopefully the next year goes equally as fast.
... and just pick up with the evening shift after dinner. And that is exactly what I am going to do. You cannot imagine how excited I am for this nap right now.
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So that nap was three of the most amazing hours in my whole week. I woke up from that nap feeling like I could high jump the ...
... at least it wasn't another bland deli sandwich. Then Larry had me sit in while he conferenced with a girl who is having trouble with her roommate. Apparently the roommate's BFF is here and living on the same hall, so they want to room together and have been throwing a fit about it since last night. The poor girl we met with is kind of stuck, but she agreed that she would switch out if we needed her to. Larry wants to make the girls stay put, because he says ...
Other places to stay in Oxford
Godstow Road, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $121
- Recommended for honeymoon couples
- We enjoyed our stay at the Oxford
Grenoble Road, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $107
- Useless conference facilities!
- An Administrative Nightmare
- Location Location Location
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
- Typical Victorian hotel
- Six months' guaranteed reservation broken the day before
- Not a place to choose
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
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 Rd, Oxford Business Park, 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
Hinksey Hill, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $133
29-30 George Street, Oxford | Hotelfrom $149
A418 Long Crendon Road, Oxford | Hotelfrom $87
58 St. Thomas' Street, Oxford | Hotelfrom $278