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Oxford is one of Britain's most impressive and ancient cities, perhaps the most famous seat of learning in the world. Without doubt this is one of the finest locations in England in which to enjoy your precious leisure time.

Here, in 'the city of dreaming spires' where the phrase 'town and gown' spans nine centuries, you'll find beauty, peace and history co-existing with a vigorous, eternally youthful ambience. You can immerse yourself in this uplifting atmosphere by taking a break in Oxford, where you'll find that alongside all the tradition and architectural beauty there's a smart, modern city full of life and brimming with all the entertainment you'd expect from a well-established European cosmopolitan centre.

Apart from being a centre of scholarship, second to none, Oxford is also the location of many memorable film and TV productions. Here you can spend idyllic days on the river, visit some of the finest and most varied museums in the UK, and enjoy a vibrant entertainment scene which offers a superb mix of great pubs, restaurants and theatres. The city of Oxford can offer so much to the visitor, and once visited, will never be forgotten.

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