Oxford is the perfect university city. It's small enough to be intimate, yet large enough to offer variety. You'll find ancient colleges, modern art, award-winning museums, incredible green space - and most of it will be within walking distance of the city centre. Oxford is very well connected to London and other major UK cities by bus and rail, and sits on the edge of the Cotswolds, one of the England's most beautiful regions.
There are many excellent online resources for those who are visiting Oxford:
The following websites give general information about the city of Oxford, including information about restaurants and shopping. (Please note that the Department provides these links for information only and is not responsible for the content of these sites.)