Stratford upon Avon
(Stratford) (Warwickshire) Pop: 26,000
Stratford-upon-Avon is the birth and burial place of the alleged playwright, William Shakespeare, and
located in England's midlands on the River Avon.
The local economy, while being stimulated by hundreds of thousands tourists
a year, also is buoyed by boat-building and insurance industries.
Attractions in Stratford upon Avon
Church - burial place of Shakespeare
Childhood Home of Anne Hathaway - Shakespeare's wife
Boat Excursions - The Handsam Boat Company
Royal Shakespeare Company
Music Festival - every October
Stratford International Flute Festival - every July
Stratford-upon-Avon Tourism guide