Stratford-upon-Avon and the Heart of England Travel Guide
Plan Your Stratford-upon-Avon and the Heart of England Vacation
The lyricism of England's geographical heartland is found in the remote, half-timber market towns of Herefordshire, Worcestershire, and Shropshire, and in the bucolic villages of Warwickshire. It melts away around the edges of Birmingham—England’s second largest city, often maligned by Brits as a grubby postindustrial metropolis, but forging a new identity for itself as a cultural hub.
Stratford and Warwick have accommodations to fit every wallet. Because Stratford is so popular with theatergoers, book well... read more
Stratford has many reasonably priced bistros and unpretentious eateries offering a broad choice of international fare;... read more
Things To Do in Stratford-upon-Avon and the Heart of England
Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.
Shakespeare in Stratford: To see a play by Shakespeare in the town where he was born—and perhaps after you've visited his... Read more
"Going for an Indian" or "going for a curry"—the two are synonymous—is part of English life. On any self-respecting town's main street... Read more
With eight canals and 34 miles of waterways, Birmingham has more canals in its center than Venice. The city is at the heart of a system of... Read more
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