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Gorgeous Boat Trips in Oxford (& How To Hire a Boat To Do Them)

Dreaming of taking a boat trip in Oxford? Oxford’s rivers and canals deserve exploration. These are the best places for boat hire in Oxford.  So you’ve decided to go on an Oxford boat trip? Your next step is deciding which Oxford boat rental is for you.  Depending on the service you choose, you may go …

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Bodleian Libraries: The Story Behind Oxford’s Famous Library + Tips for Visiting

The Bodleian Library (or “the Bod” as it’s called by those in the know) is one of Oxford’s many gems… but how much do you really know about it? Though it should technically be called the Bodleian Libraries as it’s a collection of 28 individual libraries rather than a single one, we’re not going to …

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Time to Discover: Oxford’s Covered Market

Looking to explore Oxford’s Covered Market? Don’t miss this insider’s guide to all the best spots and shops, as well as a sneaky peek at the market’s history. Situated in the centre of Oxford, the Covered Market has long been an iconic spot in the city for both tourists and locals alike.  Filled with restaurants, …

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The Best Charity Shops in Oxford for Snapping up a Bargain

Discover the best charity shops in Oxford for picking up stylish outfits and more.  These days, more and more people are turning away from large clothing retailers. Instead, many are moving towards vintage stores and charity shops in a bid to save money and live more sustainably.  Oxford is a surprisingly good destination for thrift …

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Discover Oxford Castle: History and Visitor’s Guide

Are you ready to discover the history of Oxford Castle?  Whether you’re visiting Oxford or you’re a local wanting to explore some of the city’s historic spots, a visit to Oxford Castle is a must. Here’s what you need to know before you go.  The History of Oxford Castle  A Norman Fort  William the Conqueror …

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Oxford Theatre Guide: Must-Visit Venues for Seeing The Best Shows

Calling all theatre lovers! Are you ready to discover the top performances and best theatres in Oxford?  Oxford’s lively theatre scene might come as a surprise – even though it’s a relatively small city, it has a flourishing arts scene with several theatres that regularly host concerts and plays.  Discover established theatres in old buildings, …

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Christ Church Oxford: A Visitor’s Guide

Christ Church is one of Oxford’s best-known colleges. With a long-standing history and stunning architecture, it’s little wonder it’s at the top of most people’s list to explore when they visit Oxford.  This guide will walk you through some of Christ Church’s iconic architecture and through a short history of the college, with sections on …

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Best Things to do in Oxfordshire

Looking for things to do in Oxfordshire? We’ve got you covered with this insider’s guide to the idyllic region. Bordered by 6 other counties, Oxfordshire boasts plenty of things to do. From exploring the historical treasures in Oxford and Blenheim Palace to retreating to a spa for a pamper weekend, these are the Oxfordshire attractions …

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