Category Archives: Vacation: UK

 

Above Image: London Eye

 

2014 Vacation: UK Trip

May 28 - to - June 12, 2014.

2014 Vacation in UK: It was the best combination possible - visiting my only sibling, my sister, and her family combined with tourism!!!  Stationed with my sister's home in Wolverhampton, England; I travelled a lot around, which included a trip to my favorite city in the world : London. AS...
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Above Image: Shakespeare's Birthplace in Stratford-upon-Avon

 

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Stratford-upon-Avon is William Shakespeare's Birthplace and Final Resting Place.

Almost all the attractions in Stratford-upon-Avon are related to Shakespeare..

Points of interest include:

Shakespeare's Birthplace

Holy Trinity Church / Shakespeare's final resting place

Houses of Shakespeare's relatives

Town Walk: with more places related to William Shakespeare.

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Above Image: The house where it is believed that William Shakespeare was born in 1564 and spent his childhood years at Henley Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England. In the image is my niece Tanvi Sinha.

Shakespeare’s Birthplace is a restored 16th-century half-timbered house situated in Henley Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England. It is believed that William Shakespeare was born here in 1564, and spent his childhood years. Shakespeare...
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The Shakespeare Memorial - by Lord Ronald Gower

1888 / Bronze and stone

Location: Bancroft Gardens, Stratford-upon-Avon

At each corner of the Memorial, the sculptor has placed a representative Shakespearean character: “Hamlet, Prince Hal, Lady Macbeth and Falstaff. These characters were intended to be emblematic of Shakespeare's creative versatility: representing Philosophy, Tragedy, History, and Comedy”.

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