Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England ~Shakespeare was born into a family of importance in this town in The Royal Shakespeare Theater, Tudor village atmosphere and some great festivals make this a nice place to visit.
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom. I used to live just 20 minutes away from here and loved to walk the streets and shop in the wonderful shops that can only be found in Stratford upon Avon, England.
Stratford-upon-Avon is a place full of rivers, parks and a ton of history. It’s also home to Europe’s largest butterfly farm. There is so much to do, including eating everything in some of the best pubs, getting your fill of everything Shakespeare, plays, rowing, Tudor style architecture, and even a bit of jousting.
Shakespeare's grave - Holy Trinity Church, Stratford-upon-Avon. His epitaph reads: "Good Friends, for Jesus' sake forbear, To dig the bones enclosed here! Blest be the man that spares these stones, And curst be he that moves my bones.
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