As well as being the home of Shakespeare and the home of CEWE Photoworld, Warwickshire has now been named on Lonely Planet’s prestigious list of Europe’s must-see destinations for 2016. So don’t book a flight and jet off to the continent for your next holiday; stay closer to home and enjoy the culture, history and beautiful countryside of our favourite county instead!

Here’s the top 10 in full. Are any of these lovely places on your list for this summer?

1. The Peloponnese, Greece

Peloponnese

2. Aarhus, Denmark

Aarhus

3. Venice, Italy

Venice

4. The Dordogne, France

Dordogne

5. Lviv, Ukraine

Lviv

6. Warwickshire, England

Warwick Castle

7. Extremadura, Spain

Cáceres

8. East Coast Tenerife

El Medano

9. Texel, the Netherlands

Texel

10. Northern Dalmatia, Croatia

Zadar

Before you head off on holiday, make sure you take a look at our top tips for taking better travel photos.