Excursions from London
This ancient bastion of British royalty is well worth a day out. Its state apartments and the 15th-century St George’s Chapel are glorious. Access to some apartments is restricted when the Queen is staying.
Train: 40 mins
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Britain’s oldest university town is a fascinating place to visit, with ancient colleges, museums and galleries at every turn. For a short introduction to the city, start at The Oxford Story on Broad Street. The most magnificent colleges are Christ Church, Magdalen ...