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... which was actually quite good. I expected it to be Twilight-terrible, but I really enjoyed it. It restored my faith in the actress from Secret Life of the American Teenager, the worst television show ever created, so kudos to her for a job well done. I have to say, though, that the food was rubbish. I'm glad I ate my muffin before the flight, because of the two meals we were served the only thing I could stomach was the lemon/vanilla ...
... I already have my first tip for travellers: If you do a blog,do not use MapQuest, it sucks.
... back with Noelle, the Philosophy teacher, and we chatted about this year's students versus last year's students, and how fast the program has gone.
The Ball was great. The ADs had a balloon launch at 9:30 to start things off - they gave each student an invitation with a balloon on it, and at 9:30 we had a countdown and everyone released their balloons. It looked really cool. There are two entrances to Chapel Quad from North ...
... I am eating nothing but salads for at least a week. No bread at all. And no mayonnaise. On anything. Ever again.
Last night I had a dream that I was working with Sam and Dean from Supernatural to rescue a little boy who was being attacked by an angry leprechaun. I was supposed to kill the leprechaun, but in my dream the leprechaun was immortal so I didn't know how to kill him. Dean was in the process of teaching me what to do when I heard my ...
... then. It was such a surprise, that I had to record it.
So back to the BBQ, with a simple range of sausages, and chickenwings. Not a steak to be found. There was however, a Tandoori oven, so I also helped Raj with his tandoori chicken. Yum! I hadn't done Tandoori chicken at a BBQ before, but I may have to consider adding it to my repertoire.
A very English afternoon in a tidy yard, under the shade talking about the weather. It was all very relaxing and polite. ...
Other places to stay in Oxford
Godstow Rd, 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
Long Crendon Road, Oxford | Hotelfrom $87
58 St. Thomas' Street, Oxford | Hotelfrom $278