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Visiting Shakespeare’s Birthplace in Stratford-Upon-Avon

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After attending the Stratford Town Walk, I went back to visit Shakespeare’s Birthplace. Using the voucher I had received on the walk, I got the 2 for 1 discount. You enter just to the left of the actual home and walk through a short exhibit on Shakespeare. The First Folio (pictured below) really awed me. The First […]

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Stratford Town Walk to Shakespeare’s Grave

stratford Town Walk

The last part of the Stratford Town Walk takes you to the Holy Trinity Church. It’s a lovely looking church with a unique character. Holy Trinity Church You can almost feel the age of the place. It was probably my favorite place in Stratford Upon Avon. The people who must have come and gone throughout […]

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Stratford-Upon-Avon, Hometown of William Shakespeare

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For a while now I had wanted to visit Stratford-Upon-Avon, the hometown of William Shakespeare. I wouldn’t call myself a Shakespeare expert by any means, but being from the creative world of TV and film, I’ve always had a invested interest in his work. My favorite theater performance was The Tempest at  Shakespeare’s Globe Theater […]

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A Night in London at Shakespeare’s Globe

Shakespeares Globe

Never ever over book yourself, especially if it’s your first day of your trip. Trust me, I know. Because well, I did just that. I had planned quite a big day for myself my first day in London including The Shard and Shakespeare’s Globe. Though, originally it wasn’t supposed to be that big. At the last-minute […]

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How to Spend a Perfect Day in London

Travel Day in London

London Bridges falling down, well not exactly. The bridge above is commonly mistaken as the London Bridge. This bridge is in fact Tower Bridge, named so because it’s near the Tower of London. The London Bridge is just west of Tower Bridge, and much less glamorous in size and scale compared to the Tower Bridge. […]

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