Oxford – The Other Place

Oxford is a lovely little town in England and famous for one of the best universities in the world. Here in Cambridge we enjoy a little imagined rivalry with Oxford (a bit like Harvard vs Yale I suppose). I have heard people describe Oxford as a “second-rate university in the Midlands which occasionally produces prime ministers” (e.g. David Cameron went to Brasenose College, Oxford). Personally, I enjoy Oxford. Just like Cambridge it is a stunning town which will rightly remind you of Harry Potter as some of Hogwarts can be found here. It rains a bit more than in Cambridge, but all in all it has always been my second choice for beautiful university towns in England.

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s