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London Out and About

The City of London is only a short coach or train ride from Oxford and takes only an hour if the traffic isn’t too busy. Visitors cannot leave without taking in the amazing atmosphere of this vibrant and bustling City. Many visitors to Oxford love the idea that they can catch a bus or coach every 15 minutes in and out of London and then be back in Oxford to relax after a full day of busy sight-seeing and shopping.

There are so many things to see and do in London from a boat trip on the Thames, to viewing the many places of interest by foot or bus such as Buckingham Palace, The Houses of Parliament and Big Ben, Trafalgar Square, Covent Garden, Madam Tussaudes, the Tower of London, Hyde Park, Oxford St for Shopping – the list is endless!

There are also the big West End shows that are big sell outs and always very popular – so be sure to book in advance if you want to include a show in your itinery.


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