1 March 2017
It’s finally spring and as new life bursts forth in the green Oxfordshire countryside, many of Oxfordshire art galleries have a focus on life and people, capturing the essence of being human in a variety of forms and media.
20 February 2017
Then why not come and explore Abingdon-on-Thames. This quint essential Market Town, steeped in history and reputed to be the oldest inhabited town in England offers a warm, welcoming place to enjoy a fun packed and interesting day out so much to see and do.
1 February 2017
25 January 2017
For our second blog of the year, we thought it only right to start off exactly where our story began – on the beautiful, historical Broad Street. Home to two University colleges, the Sheldonian theatre, the original Blackwell’s bookstore, the first ever Oxfam shop, and us! - Experience Oxfordshire; Broad Street is a little gem just waiting to be explored. Adorned with listed buildings and steeped in rich history, this charming street is everything that you would imagine Oxford’s quirky streets to be like, so let us take you on a short journey...
17 January 2017
Welcome readers to a New Year! Keep up to date with us on our blog as we write weekly posts informing you of how to stay busy and explore the very best of Oxfordshire. Whether you’re visiting for the very first time, or have lived in Oxfordshire your whole life, we promise to bring you something different every week that will be sure to keep your agendas full!
1 January 2017
Oxfordshire is, for many of its visitors, primarily the place where you can find Oxford, and in their mind’s eye, Oxford is synonymous with the university, a hallowed historical institution with wonderful buildings from which age-old knowledge is imparted to some of the world’s finest students.
21 November 2016
To those of you that have decided to visit Oxfordshire for your next holiday, congratulations. You’ll be spoiled for choice when you see all the amazing things to do and see in our quaint little county. However, before you get too excited for the wonderful trip in store, there are a few things that we recommend you keep in mind while planning your idyllic getaway:
10 October 2016
9 September 2016
Many people have cited the result of the EU Referendum as a reason that people are opting against a holiday to Europe but there a number of factors in play such as the cost of flights, accommodation and then the stress of actually travelling. A Staycation in Oxfordshire is a great alternative to the European holiday at a more affordable price and with less hassle.
1 September 2016
12 August 2016
21 July 2016
15 July 2016
With it’s convenient location close to the city centre, Jericho has now become a desirable area for young professional people, though it also retains many residents who have spent all their lives here.
11 July 2016
New for 2016! Between the 4th – 7th August, BBC COUNTRYFILE LIVE, will be staged within the spectacular grounds of Oxfordshire’s iconic World Heritage site Blenheim Palace, celebrating the best of our British countryside.
30 June 2016
With its grand colleges, old-fashioned bikes and students in gowns, we reckon Oxford is something of a Wonderland all year round, and there are plenty of Alice-themed activities available whenever you visit. Whatever you do, base yourself at one of these hotels for Alice in Wonderland fans, as chosen by the Good Hotel Guide.