Warwickshire

Stratford-upon-Avon

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Stratford-upon-Avon
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A charming little town of half-timbered houses on the shady banks of the River Avon, Stratford would be interesting enough without having given us the genius that was William Shakespeare, the English language's greatest dramatist. Thanks to him the town is one of Britain's most popular tourist destinations.

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Michelin's recommendations for Stratford-upon-Avon

Hall's Croft
Hall's Croft
Stratford-upon-Avon
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Shakespeare's Birthplace
Shakespeare's Birthplace
Stratford-upon-Avon
1:00
Guild Chapel
Guild Chapel
Stratford-upon-Avon
0:15
Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Stratford-upon-Avon
0:15
Harvard House
Harvard House
Stratford-upon-Avon
0:15
Nash's House and New Place
Nash's House and New Place
Stratford-upon-Avon
0:30

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Great Britain: in the kingdom of Shakespeare

Two towns provided the background to the famous dramatist’s life: Stratford-upon-Avon and London. Follow his trail on the occasion of the 450th anniversary of his birth in 2014 and the 400th anniversary of his death in 2016.
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