OXFORD…   more than a university
<ul><li>Oxford is a small city located in a  valley  in the  south-west  of England. The capital, London, is quite close. ...
<ul><li>Oxford has got nearly  200,000 inhabitants  but…most of them are  students . In the summertime the number of  tour...
<ul><li>The reason why so  many tourists  come to Oxford is perhaps its more than  900 buildings of architectural or histo...
<ul><li>Oxford has got a  railway station, a coach station  and it is very close to London with frequent services. </li></...
<ul><li>Oxford is a city to discover on  foot . Private transport is really restricted in the city centre but there are  a...
<ul><li>Oxford University is one of the  oldest  in England and the world </li></ul><ul><li>It is one university with over...
<ul><li>Oxford has got many different shops:  bookshops  are very common,  music shops, clothes shops  and a couple of  sh...
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  1. 1. OXFORD… more than a university
  2. 2. <ul><li>Oxford is a small city located in a valley in the south-west of England. The capital, London, is quite close. </li></ul>LOCATION
  3. 3. <ul><li>Oxford has got nearly 200,000 inhabitants but…most of them are students . In the summertime the number of tourists is really huge </li></ul><ul><li>(8 per each local) </li></ul>POPULATION
  4. 4. <ul><li>The reason why so many tourists come to Oxford is perhaps its more than 900 buildings of architectural or historical importance whithin one square kilometre!! </li></ul>TOURISM
  5. 5. <ul><li>Oxford has got a railway station, a coach station and it is very close to London with frequent services. </li></ul><ul><li>Oxford is just off the M40 </li></ul><ul><li>London-Birmingham route </li></ul>TRANSPORT
  6. 6. <ul><li>Oxford is a city to discover on foot . Private transport is really restricted in the city centre but there are alternatives: </li></ul><ul><li>Public transport </li></ul><ul><li>Bicycles </li></ul><ul><li>Many pedestrian areas </li></ul>TRANSPORT
  7. 7. <ul><li>Oxford University is one of the oldest in England and the world </li></ul><ul><li>It is one university with over 46 colleges and different halls around the city all really independent </li></ul><ul><li>A typical college is made up of a chapel , a central quad , lecture rooms and students’ bedrooms </li></ul>UNIVERITY
  8. 8. <ul><li>Oxford has got many different shops: bookshops are very common, music shops, clothes shops and a couple of shopping centres . </li></ul><ul><li>However, some people love going to London to do their special shopping! </li></ul>SHOPPING

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