Off the Beaten Path: Shakespeare’s Burial

It’s no secret that cities like Paris, Barcelona and Prague are incredible places to explore. But once the thrill of travel has settled in and you start focusing on what really catches your eye, you’re bound to unearth something amazing. Take a closer look into some of our favorite finds from off the beaten path, and consider how they might add a distinctive touch to your syllabus.

United Kingdom: Shakespeare’s Burial, Stratford-upon-Avon

Shakespeare is sometimes thought of as a traveling bard, but his final resting place at the Holy Trinity Church is just a ten-minute walk from the house where he was born. Pay full tribute with a visit to this often overlooked parish, whose charming church doors (watch your head) lead to a beautiful stage for sharing any remaining thoughts on the literary master.

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