Discover Oxford with myOxfordtravel

Getting beyond the hustle and bustle of most capital cities around the world affords a totally different perspective and that is no truer than in England. With beautiful architecture, historical and political significance weaved among its distinctive boroughs, London has a lot to offer, but step outside its sprawling confines and you’ll find a very … Continue reading Discover Oxford with myOxfordtravel

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Highlights of Oxford

Known by the rest of the world for its University, Oxford is perhaps not the first place that springs to mind as a place to visit within the UK to those who live nearby. Having grown up in Gloucester, I admittedly, had the somewhat narrow-minded perspective that the options for an interesting lifestyle in a new city … Continue reading Highlights of Oxford

Gloucester Cathedral

Top 5 things to do in Gloucester

Often overlooked by its more ambitious neighbour Cheltenham, Gloucester sits quietly amid many Cotswold towns and cities more readily celebrated for their charms. Significant history dating back to the Roman occupation, beautiful examples of English architectural styles through the ages and picturesque waterways are just a few examples of the offerings it's not given credit … Continue reading Top 5 things to do in Gloucester