Stanton House Hotel
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... there was much more Victorian. Christ Church is the most impressive, and looks more like a palace than a school.
After our tour of Keble and Somerville we had brunch at a café, then headed back to Pembroke. I went on duty at 1PM, and Adam and Kate both wanted to go to the Holi Festival. The Holi Festival is an annual Hindu festival of colors, and Oxford hosts one every year. The basic idea is that everyone involved ...
My beautiful sister finally joins us, yay!
Of to catch up on 10 years worth of shopping (dragging poor finn along)
Caught my first double decker bus from devizes and sitting right at the top to get an amazing view of all the uh.. "sun".
... be where Tolkien and CS Lewis hung out. After lunch, I hopped on a city bus tour. Once the tour was over, I visited the Bridge of Sighs, the Bodleian Library and Radcliffe Camera, the University Church of St. Mary the Virgin and Christ Church College on foot. Christ Church was absolutely gorgeous. People say my university is pretty in the spring and summer, but it has nothing on Christ Church. ...
... Should have seen the time it took them to clear a table and reset for the next patrons. One person removed the crockery, wait until another removed the dirty linen, then another replaced the linen, then another reset the table. My god would never get a job in Australia. Once seated - in prime position in front of mini orchestra it was positively delightful and so it should have been at 34 pounds! Definitely a once in a life time thing to do.
... member of the colleges present all of the students to the Vice-Chancellor of the university to be admitted as members. Of course, the whole thing happens in Latin, and includes several ceremonial bows and such things from the academics present...all the students just stand around kind of awkwardly waiting for something to happen.
The Vice-Chancellor then gives a speech (which he must give about 15 times that ...