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Is There Anything Healthy About Coffee?

By Rachel Tracy 

There is such a negative connotation around drinking coffee, and I think every college kid hears about it at least once when staying up all night trying to finish their degree. 493 more words

【food detective】The Oxford Kitchen: 牛津城的现代注

2015/4/25

Restaurant Review series for 牛津微生活.

More food reviews and recipes, follow Ting’s Anthropological Study of British Foodie Life and 大英美食發現記

因为历史悠久,大家印象中的牛津城都和它的古老历史联系在一起:动辄几百甚至上千年的学院、博物馆、酒馆和餐厅。但牛津也是汽车工业的中心:世界上第一辆Mini就于1959年在牛津出产。古典与现代的融会贯通可能是大家在牛津访问、生活时最有感触的一点:穿行于学院林立的街巷听古钟沉沉敲响,出来却又是明朗而熙攘的高街。

位于北部的Summertown被誉为牛津的高端社区,它是牛津大学最早允许学院院士离开学院宿舍,自立门户的区域。这里遍布咖啡馆和独立设计商店,居民多是退休的银行家和学者。 当这家新餐厅──Oxford Kitchen开出的时候,大家都跃跃欲试。有朋友率先尝鲜,回头告诉我们:轻松拿下牛津第一名(就在本月,Oxford Kitchen被授予AA玫瑰两星级 )。 97 more words

When Eating Becomes A Social Critique

Monday

Today was back to reality and it was not easy getting up this morning, to add on to the early morning it was also very chilly in the house and also outside. 1,606 more words

Review: Folk Weekend Oxford 2015

The Folk Weekend Oxford 2015 was a whirlwind three days of gigs, sessions and workshops, as well as coinciding with the Oxford Fête and huge numbers of Morris sides performing all over the city. 998 more words

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Exeter College 'Neverland' Ball Map

Imagining the Oxford College’s buildings and grounds as J.M Barrie’s Neverland.

& the college as viewed from above in reality.

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Two Shows, One Week

I managed to squeeze in some theatre to my Easter break with two trips in one week! Both of the shows were very different, but I really enjoyed both. 305 more words

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A Day in Oxford

The city of Oxford is located in the county of Oxfordshire in Southern England. It is home to one of the most prestigious and oldest universities in the world– who hasn’t heard of the University of Oxford? 1,128 more words

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