Travel Blogs from Oxford
... the city. We had Sun for the time our little group was up there which was different from the fog we had this morning and the rain we had when we walked out. 4 seasons in 1 day or what?? I met a lovely couple from near Manchester with whom I exchanged emails with and hopefully I will get to see them sometime while I am here. I then walked down to the River Thames (which goes though London AND Oxford...who knew?) and had a drink at a pub run ...
... to the Program Office because the storage men were on their way to take everything to our storage unit. I had only had about 3 hours of sleep, so I was a bit rough this morning, but I managed to get into the office by 7:30 with the keyboard in tow. Will was in the office packing up, so I helped him get things organized, and the storage men arrived at 8:30. I'm not going to lie, the whole morning from that point is a bit hazy because I was tired and everyone ...
... she'd accidently locked herself out, and then I went with Oonagh our Med Sci teacher to check on Erica. All quiet on the Pembroke front.
I talked to Joe and Natalie about tonight, and we all agreed that this is what OxTrad should be like all the time. Nights like this are what made me want to come back this year, and any stress or negativity needs to just be put away so we can have more nights like this, because we have too few already.
... on my part.
The little girl with the cyst is in recovery. It seems the cyst burst during the night so they operated immediately and were able to remove it. She is fine, but wheelchair bound for the moment, so we are not sure if she'll be able to come back to the program or if she has to go home. Emma was at the hospital with her all last night, and go back to College around 3AM, but then had to go back this morning to pick her ...
"I did an hour of yoga this morning, and I've already lost my Namaste." - Kelly
This is going to have to be a quick entry because it is 3AM. Why am I still awake at 3AM when I have 8AM shift tomorrow? Uuuuugh waking up is going to be so painful...
This morning (or technically yesterday morning) began bright and early opening the office at 8AM with Adam and Emma. Things were quiet until about 9:30, when we learned that four of our students were ...
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