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... paddling in the water - holy ****. Its freezing (despite the sun). These people are obviously acclimatised, and when the sun comes out, off come the jumpers and shirts. There was wading, sunbaking, and strolling. Happy to partake in the strolling - but I draw the line at sunbaking in anything under 24 degrees...and we were about 12 degrees away from that lofty ideal.
Stratford is a nice town with a very good park & ride program, lots of ...
... before returning to our table in the patio. Sitting in the rooms of such literally giants is quite exciting, unless your Kaeleb and Julian who just want to see the Harry Potter sights.
After lunch we walk though Oxford. The Bodelain Library, Oxford's oldest and one of the oldest libraries in Europe. It's incarnation dates back the the 14th century. It is mostly a reference library today and scholars from around the world visit, but first must recite ...
... strength glasses that allowed our eyes to focus on things that had previously been a fuzzy blur. We continued our exploring, and found that the great dining hall was shut until two. We decided to leave after a long look through the gift shop, and to instead make our way to the markets for lunch. The inside markets were bustling. Flower stands, butchers, wine shops, milkshake stands, vintage stores and costume shops were all around us as we ...
... I sat down and waited while he tried to open it, but the box was made of that super strong plastic that only stores use. I told him I could go get scissors, but then he just ripped it apart and the whistle fell out. He played with it for a bit and blew it a few times, and then he looked over at me and said "Thanks." I said you're welcome, and he replied, "No, really...thanks." And from the look on his face I realized that my little whistle actually ...
... won the raffel of a little bottle of Bailies, even if I only came fourth in the quiz on wines.
But we had no time to linger, we still wanted to fit in Veralinium, the Roman ruins in St Albans. Off we go to the bloody great big park in the middle of town, with a biulding in the middle that protects the mosaic and a few other items from the area that have been dug up.
The 2000 year old wall still stands in the middle of the park, it doesn't need a building, as it ...
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