Birmingham + The Midlands

Birmingham + The Midlands Travel Guide

Articles about Birmingham + The Midlands

By Rebecca Mead
When my husband, George, and I decided to take a holiday house at Berrington Hall, a Neoclassical mansion in England’s West Midlands owned by the National Trust, we blithely ignored a warning note that appeared on the trust’s website. About our...

Hotels in Birmingham + The Midlands

Located at Berrington Hall, a Neoclassical mansion in England’s West Midlands owned by the National Trust, the so-called Triumphal Arch, a decorative two-story archway in red sandstone leading from the Hall’s rural grounds to its formal gardens, boasts a sign reading, “This property may be unsuit

Restaurants in Birmingham + The Midlands

Specializes in fresh, locally sourced products, such as venison and goat cheese.

Things to do in Birmingham + The Midlands

Fine Neoclassical country house with gardens and grounds designed by Capability Brown. The behind-stairs tour is worth taking, and so is the long walk around the island sanctuary for herons.