The home county of William Shakespeare, Warwickshire is a county with plenty to offer any visitor. Shakespeare’s home town of Stratford upon Avon is within the border of Warwickshire and is one of the hottest tourist destinations in the country. Home to the amazing Royal Shakespeare Company as well as an abundance of beautiful historic buildings, the riverside town of Stratford upon Avon is well worth seeing. Warwick is a city steeped in history with its impressive medieval castle, stunning cathedral and timber framed houses and market squares whilst Royal Leamington Spa is a must visit for any car enthusiast thanks to the Heritage Motor Centre. Another important city in the county of Warwickshire is Rugby, the birthplace of the sport and home to one of the oldest independent schools in England.