Birmingham + The Midlands

Birmingham + The Midlands Travel Guide

Articles about Birmingham + The Midlands

By Diane Selkirk

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By Deb Hopewell

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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

Restaurants in Birmingham + The Midlands

A French twist on English ingredients, such as braised veal with Herefordshire snails and duck confit.

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.