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A Great Way to Get to Know Oxford

My wife and I had only a couple of hours to spend in Oxford, and we were looking for a good... read more

Reviewed December 6, 2012
Elkins Park, Pennsylvania
Great way to explore Oxford

We have recently moved to Oxford and had guests visiting this weekend. To give them a special treat... read more

Reviewed November 19, 2012
Kinga K
Oxford, United Kingdom
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Private, bespoke sightseeing & walking tours in Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK.
Bonn Square, Oxford OX1 1LQ, England
+44 7530 951320
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Reviewed December 6, 2012

My wife and I had only a couple of hours to spend in Oxford, and we were looking for a good overview of the history and sights. David Gunnel, the principal of Oxford City Walk, was the perfect answer to our needs. He was able...More

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Reviewed December 4, 2012

We enjoyed a 2 hour walk around the city looking at places that we would probably not have seen otherwise. David our guide was interesting and informative and kept everyone interested with his enthusiasm for his subject despite the cold weather! I would definitely recommend...More

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Reviewed November 19, 2012

We have recently moved to Oxford and had guests visiting this weekend. To give them a special treat we booked an Oxford City Walk. All four of us enjoyed every minute of the 2 hour walk. The guide was both very knowledgeable (answered all our...More

Thank Kinga K
Reviewed October 27, 2012

I did the Oxford City Walk together with a couple of friends who had known David from another tour before. It was a phantastic experience! David asked us how we would like the tour, for how long it should last, and told us that we...More

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Reviewed October 23, 2012

My wife and I, together with a small group of friends recently did the Oxford City Walk and we all agreed that David, our guide, gave us a top-quality experience. His knowledge of the buildings, their history and architecture and of the people who inhabited...More

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Reviewed October 21, 2012

After having met David on a walking tour through Stratford upon Avon, we were delighted to hear that he also does walks in Oxford - we joined him on a Saturday afternoon for two hours (and even a loop longer, as we liked it so...More

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Reviewed October 16, 2012

I knew a little about Oxford before I met David Gunnell. I now realise how little that was. The breadth and depth of his knowledge, coupled with his clear and cheerful enthusiasm for his work, made our tour a brilliant success. He made the city...More

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Reviewed September 28, 2012

David is a very knowledgeable tour guide, he can be asked any question and will respond authoritatively. He has obviously done his homework and provides a witty and insightful tour of Oxford, tailoring to your specific tastes or interests. Oxford, while a beautiful city architecturally,...More

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Reviewed September 10, 2012

I was brought up in the City of Oxford where my father was Lord Mayor. Although this is the City of my youth, David was able to expand my knowledge and add to my interest (which has never flagged since I love the place). He...More

Thank Alison H
Reviewed September 9, 2012

My wife & I are big fans of "Inspector Lewis" on PBS's Masterpiece Mystery series, and we wanted to visit Oxford to see where the show is filmed. But we were going to pass because we knew so little about it. Then, in a way...More

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I don't see an email address; I would like more details. Also, I'm interested in small group, not private, tours. I'll be in Oxford late afternoon 3 August until mid afternoon 5 August. Thank you for any help. Betty
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