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City Break In Oxford, England #tmOxford

This weekend we’re following TravMonkey writer, Neil Barnes as he takes his girlfriend to explore Oxford, England. Stay tuned to this real-time page for Neil’s updates as he visits the sights, takes photos, checks-in and twitters. He’s looking for quirky tips and suggestion of things to see or do in Oxford so feel free to comment below of tweet at him with the hashtag #tmOxford. They’re in Oxford from the 6th till the 7th of April 2012. – Editor

Pah, who needs Barcelona, this weekend I’m off to oxford! In celebration of the 28th anniversary of my birth I am treating both myself and the Mrs to a weekend away in one of Englands most historically prestigious cities.

This page of instagram photos, check-ins and tweets will tell our little oxford tale.

We’re looking for tips and suggestions for Oxford.

Leave a comment below or tweet at @packsandbunks.

Follow our hashtag on twitter is #tmOxford.


Busy out in town today. Rain = shopping apparently #tmoxford
Although it's disappointing that Ron Burgundy couldn't play some jazz flute in oxford today, the guys we say did pull some amazing faces during their set #tmoxford
Rain stops play, no walking tour for us :-(. This will have to do instead #tmoxford
Esther outside Ashmolean museum #tmoxford
Oxford jazz festival at the Ashmolean museum #tmoxford
Anyone for chocolate? #oxfordcoveredmarkets #tmoxford
They love a bike on Oxford #tmoxford
Christchurch college grounds where so of Harry potter was filmed #tmoxford
#tmoxford punting time
Part of the Oxford uni rowing team #tmoxford
Covered markets #tmoxford
My kind of party! #tmoxford
Oxford is backpacker friendly :-) #tmoxford
Train from Didcot to Oxford now. #tmoxford
Our apartment in Didcot. Tres grande! #tmoxford
The route is set. My place to Dicot and then onto Oxford once we've checked into out apartment #tmoxford
  • http://www.travmonkey.com/members/travmonkey/ TravMonkey

    Have fun Neil! Will be interesting to see what things you see in Oxford, I’ve never been!

  • http://www.travmonkey.com/members/bird/ Bird

    Loving the Instagrams Neil! Feel like I’ve really experienced your trip!

  • http://www.travmonkey.com/members/travmonkey/ TravMonkey

    Hi Frankie,

    I think it gives a great insight into your trip, you only really see bits when follow on twitter or instagram.

    Adding improvements very soon, so that photos will have checkins attached too!

  • http://www.travmonkey.com/members/neilbarnes/ Neil Barnes (@packsandbunks)

    Cheers guys! It was a lot of fun, rain kinda stopped us halfway through day two though. Damn English weather.