Explore England's most famous university city with this handy, pocket-sized guide, packed with insider tips. Discover boutique hotels, authentic restaurants, the best shopping areas, the city's trendiest places, and get advice on what to do if you're travelling on a budget. There are plenty of ideas for travel with kids, and a summary of all local festivals and events. Let Marco Polo show you all the ‘City of Dreaming Spires’ has to offer, from stunning architecture to the fantastical world of Harry Potter. With students in fluttering gowns cycling on new-age bikes through cobblestone streets, Oxford is a cosmopolitan city, a unique blend of ancient and modern.