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Hotel Review, Oxford

Crowne Plaza Heythorp Park, Oxford

A weekend away with the family is always lovely, and when you’re actually spending the weekend at a spa hotel in the middle of the Oxfordshire countryside it’s twice as nice. And I’m talking no signal on your phone kind of countryside, which is fine until you’re lost and realise you can’t access Google Maps [...]

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Oxford, Postcards

Postcard from…Oxford

There are many reasons why I love the city of Oxford in England - there's a huge amount of history, the world-famous Oxford University and stunning architecture to see. I picked up a few postcards in Oxford, but this is one of my favourites because it shows the Hertford Bridge, also known as the Bridge [...]

Oxford, Postcards

Postcard from…Oxford

Oxford is a stunning city, about an hours drive from London. Home to a world famous university (Oxford University...) there's so much history everywhere, and just walking through the city you get the feeling you are walking through the set of Harry Potter. It's such a pretty city, that I couldn't not get a few [...]


The town that decorated!

The small market town of Chipping Norton in Oxfordshire, England has found a unique way to commemorate our fallen soldiers - they have decorated their quaint little town centre with poppies. But not real poppies, or the type you’d fasten to your coat. Instead, they’ve knitted loads of poppies in varying styles and spread them [...]