How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Multilingual staff
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Microwave in room
- High-speed internet in room
- Banquet room
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... toilet roll that is mounted on a square rack so that when you pull on the roll the entire rack collapses in a pile at your feet, mid swipe!
Then there is the restaurant which offers a Fixe Prix menu. Two courses for $10.00. Either a Starter and a Main or a Main and a Dessert. Woe betide the patron who orders a Main and then declines the Dessert because he is sufficed. This triggers a default to the a ...
... buildings in the city centre, particularly those of the various colleges attached to the famous Oxford University, I found much of it inaccessible. Large, imposing fences and impregnable gates act to keep those that don't belong from breaching the sanctity of elite academia. Even places where passage is allowed, it seems discouraged, with child sized gates the only way in, and hidden passages, at times, the only way out. I said before ...
... Oxford, Blenheim Palace is surrounded by over 2,000 acres of 'Capability' Brown landscaped parkland, the great lake which was created in 1760's and beautiful formal gardens; which are wonderful to meander through. He actually created a massive lake that forms a large part of the front gardens. Everywhere you look your eye is drawn to a vista, or along a path. It really is a garden that invites you in to discover it. Mind you there are fountains ...
So these past two weeks have been pretty crazy, but not in a Murray-family-vacation way (for those of you that don't know that, it's where my parents plan the trip--meaning we don't sleep, ever, and we're constantly moving our bodies for about 12 hours every day), but rather in a work way, cherishing every moment we have to not use our brains (sorry Notre Dame). Julia and I have been tirelessly working at our respective internships, and while I ...
... from the gates, so once we had checked in, we were off!
We had limited time so did one tour of the house and then off down to explore the gardens! Wow. The gardens! 300 year old trees or older! Saw pheasants and ducklings and swans and rhododendrons and stuff!
So cool. But if we thought last nights hotel was old, tonight's was even older! A converted 13th century inn with the old coach houses out the back converted to rooms as well. ...