Weston Library, Oxford

Weston Library

Weston Library is a library in Oxford, part of the Bodleian, it is just beside the Sheldonian Theatre and the Science Museum, a couple of minutes from the Bodleian. They have special exhibitions for a few months, that are free for the public. So I love stopping by and seeing them. At the moment there […]

artwork by Ruth Asawa

Modern Art Oxford

At Modern Art Oxford is a special exhibition: Ruth Asawa – Citizen of the Universe. It is possible to visit before 21 August 2022 and it is so worth seeing it. I was amazed by the beauty of her artwork. Ruth Asawa was born in US. During the Second World War she was one of […]

Room at History of Science Museum

History of Science Museum

History of Science Museum is just a few minutes from Bodleian, next to the Sheldonian Theatre. It is free to visit, but they do accept donations, and they also have pretty interesting things in their gift shop. They don’t have tea rooms, but Bodleian’s tea rooms are on the opposite side, so you can have […]

Bodleian Library - Door

Bodleian Library. Pictures Only

Bodleian Library offers three tours, so make sure you book yours if you are visiting Oxford. It’s really nice and the guide offers plenty of details. Divinity School Sir Thomas Bodley’s Chest Sheldon tapestry map of Gloucestershire, circa 1590 Map of Palestine, late 14th century A survey of the microcosme, Johann Remmelin, London, 1695 Selenographia […]

Pitt Rivers

Pitt Rivers. Pictures Only

Pitt Rivers is located in the same building with the Oxford University Museum of Natural History. Here are some pictures from that museum too. Both museums are free to visit. Can be found on Parks Rd, Oxford, OX1 3PW.

Desserts at Nosebag

Nosebag, Oxford

I’ve been to Nosebag in Oxford twice. The first, time I went there with the lovely Galina at chezmaximka.blogspot.com. She recommend this place to me and I loved it. That time I had a delicious vegan truffle and I said I’m going to get it again. For my birthday we wanted to get desserts somewhere, […]

Ashmolean. Outside

Ashmolean

Ashmolean is University of Oxford’s museum of art and archaeology, founded in 1683. Is free to visit and is worth visiting it. If you want to see more about their special exhibitions and details about the museum, you can check the website. The museum hosts many fascinating artefacts and I picked a few to show […]

The Turnpike, Pub in Oxfordshire

The Turnpike

I’ve been to The Turnpike recently, a gorgeous old pub in Oxfordshire. I passed by it a few times and I was curious how it looks inside. We got there at 11am, too early to have lunch and we also had a big breakfast, as we always do. The Turnpike is over 200 years old, […]

Blenheim Palace

Blenheim Palace

A couple of days ago I blogged about the Butterfly House at Blenheim Palace, now is time to blog about Blenheim Palace. It is such a lovely place with so many wonderful things to see. I loved it and I would gladly visit it again, as I haven’t seen everything. Blenheim Palace is known for […]

Butterfly House at Blenheim Palace

Butterfly House at Blenheim Palace

In the next days I’m going to blog about my visit to Blenheim Palace, but, until then, I thought it would be nice to share pictures from the butterfly house. It is included in the entry fee and it is a must see. It’s small, but so relaxing to visit. Also, I have so many […]