Whether you´re on a relaxing weekend break or an active holiday, this collection of 12 irresistible walks and tours in and around the ´city of dreaming spires´ is sure to appeal. Great Breaks Oxford is packed with vivid colour photographs and inspiration for things to do. The book starts with the 10 top attractions in Oxford, including the iconic Bodleian Library and punting on the Thames, followed by essential background information on Oxford´s culture, history, and food and drink. Next are 12 wonderful self-guided walks and tours taking in the best places to visit in Oxford, from the historic heart of the university to idyllic Port Meadowand beyond. The tours have clear maps, places to eat and drink, and top accommodation recommendations. The final section of the book offers a selection of listings for things to do in Oxford, with sections on active holidays (including boating and punting) and themed holidays such as walking and wildlife. There is also a practical information section and comprehensive accommodation listings.