This town attracts more tourists than anywhere else in Britain other than London. Made famous as Shakespeare's hometown, it is located on the River Avon.
Shakespeare was born here in 1564. It is also the home of the Royal Shakespeare Company. John Harvard who founded Harvard University was born here as well.
Shakespeare's Birthplace and his resting place in Holy Trinity Church are sights to see. Anne Hathaway's cottage before she married Shakespeare is also a tourist destination.
Harvard House displays mementos from the founder of one of the most prestigious universities in the United States.