Category Archives: Oxford

Charming + quaint = Oxford

Oxford is similar to Cambridge, yet I prefer the former. There seems to be more to do somehow, which was became clear when we couldn’t fit all the things we wanted to see into a day trip and ended up calling hotels in the area at the last minute to extend our stay. This is […]

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Surviving the Henley Regatta

A bit like Royal Ascot and the polo, many of the people who attend the Royal Henley Regatta don’t go to watch the activities. But we thought we’d like to see some boat races as we bought our tickets a couple of months in advance for about £20 and dressed up in our finest when […]

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