If you associate anywhere in England with William Shakespeare, it’s likely Stratford-Upon-Avon, hometown of that most famous of playwrights. But travel to England’s Heartland and you’ll find out there’s more to the story of the Bard (and the land that inspired him) than any one place. Welcome to Shakespeare’s England, a region of South Warwickshire that specializes in this unique slice of English history and culture — and that for the most part flies gloriously under the radar.
Even better: It’s all a quick drive south of Birmingham, gateway to the Heartland. Fly into Birmingham Airport and be fully immersed in Shakespeare’s England within a couple hours of wheels down. Here’s what to look out for once you arrive……. READ MORE
Source: MATADOR Network