Our home is situated 10 minutes from Shakespeare's Stratford-upon-Avon and the historic market town of Warwick. We are in a large village, called...
Where is it?
Stratford upon Avon is a well know Cotswold town. There are a large selection of restaurants as well as the RSC theatres and a plentiful selection of antique shops. There is easy access to all the Cotswold villages: Chipping Camden, Stow on the Wold, Morton in Marsh, Bourton on the Water. Various stately homes are also within easy reach. We use our nearby ancient village of Henley-in Arden for the pubs, restaurants and every day shopping.
Further on through the Cotswolds there are the university towns of Oxford and Cambridge. From our home London can be reach on high speed rail network in around 1 hour 30 minutes.
The medieval towns of York and the Yorkshire dales can be reached in around 2.30 hours. Bath with its classical buildings can be reached in around 1 hour thirty minutes. Further on there are the delightful counties of Somerset and Devon.
If large cities are your choice then Birmingham and Worcester a quite close by.
Paris is available from London via the channel tunnel. Various budget airlines fly from our local airport to all over Europe.
Birmingham international airport and railway station is within easy reach (around thirty minutes).
Good websites of our area:
www.rsc.org.uk (for theatre productions)
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