Oxford Inspires Dreamers

Planning a trip to Oxford, England? Susan Catto of the New York Times offers suggestions for making the most of a trip to the historic city.

In the article, Catto warns that "taking impressionable young people to Oxford...may inspire them with dreams of studying there someday," but continues to discuss admission costs, tourist opportunities and sites worth seeing.

Well, I didn't read the article, but I would highly recommend

Well, I didn't read the article, but I've been to Oxford and would highly recommend Turf Tavern on Bath End Street, as authentic an old English pub as you will find anywhere. Also, the botanical garden and the River Isis (go punting, it's fun!).