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Surprise Weekend in Oxford

Some Like it Rita took a little break in Oxford last week. Summer in the UK is the perfect time to explore- there are many magical places just a train ride away. I had never been to Oxford before, but I completely LOVED it. It was exactly like I imagined Hogwarts would be: old, winding and beautiful. The Pal took me there on a surprise getaway, so I had no idea where we were going until he pulled me off the train at the right stop! It was tres romantic. He had booked a great room at the Old Bank Hotel, definitely a winner. The hotel is simply charming and the service was impeccable. We borrowed some guest bikes to explore the city and felt like real locals. The view from our suite at The Old Bank Hotel was totally incredible- that’s Bodlean Library¬†you can peak there. I imagined this would have been my view from my circular dormitory in Gryffindor Tower. Some Like it Rita punting on the river Cherwell, like a boss. Just …