Pretty Things

There have been a few times that I have gone for long walks through various parts of the city.  It is relaxing to just stroll along the sidewalk at a slow pace, taking in all the sights and sounds.  I won’t write much more, but instead show some photos that I’ve taken along these walks……

 

 

 

Looking at the front door - form the inside- of Jesus College

Looking at the front door - form the inside- of Jesus College

The first quad:

 

The first quod at Jesus.  The clock is over the outside of the meal hall.

The clock is over the outside of the meal hall.

 

The hood over the door to the Principle’s lodgings:

 

One of its kind in Oxford!

One of its kind in Oxford!

 

A cemetery I happened by:

 

 

The original faculty of music, dating from the 17th century:

 

Now part of the Bodleian Library

Now part of the Bodleian Library

My college crest on the wooden gate of the Bodleian:

New friends:

White deer in Madgadalen’s famous deer park:

A path along the deer park:

C.S. Lewis taught at this college.

A hall along one of the quads of Magdalen:

Finally, no series of photos from Oxford would be complete without an image of punters:

 

Please check back soon for more updates.

Matthew