Oxford - A Breakfast Stroll in the Park

On Sunday mornings, the town of Oxford sleeps.  We were up early and decided to take a walk through the quiet streets.  We passed through the high street and itsu (a great spot for a fast, healthy Asian inspired lunch).
A very old, half-timbered building sagged on the corner.
Onward, we passed the closed gates of the many colleges around town.
We passed monuments on the streets lined with colorful crests.
Even the decorations on the facades looked sleepy.
A lonely fountain stood silently by.
We passed a lovely tiered yellow building that looked like an observatory.
The gate to one of the colleges was open!  Dare we go inside?
We opted to pass the college by and head to the Oxford University Parks.  Colorful wildflowers peeked up at us from the grass.
We exited the park on Museum Road and spotted Cecil Rhodes' house (of Rhodes scholar and South African mining fame)
We took a final look at the intricate facades of the brick buildings in the neighborhood before heading to the Pitt Rivers and Natural History Museums.

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