STRATFORD has made it into a Top Ten of the UK’s best destinations by the world’s largest travel website.
TripAdvisor unveiled the winners of its 2011 Travellers’ Choice Destination Awards, based on the experiences of millions of travellers from around the world.
The historic Warwickshire town came in as the UK’s sixth best destination, while London, Edinburgh and Bath took the top three spots.
Emma O’Boyle, TripAdvisor spokeswoman, said: “These awards honour the world’s best destinations as decided by those judges that really matter – travellers themselves.
“Stratford, famous for being the birthplace of Shakespeare, offers a great deal of culture, heritage and beauty and it’s wonderful to see it recognised.”
The winners were based on travellers’ favourite and most visited destinations, as pinned on travel maps on TripAdvisor and their Facebook app.