Birmingham + The Midlands

Birmingham + The Midlands Travel Guide

Articles about Birmingham + The Midlands

By Diane Selkirk

We’ve catalogued cutting-edge and historic libraries, from Australia to Vienna.

By Deb Hopewell

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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

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

Chef Claude Bosi has brought his modern take on French cuisine to London with Hibiscus, which serves old favoritessuch as frog legs, suckling pig, and foie grasin imaginative ways.

Things to do in Birmingham + The Midlands

A 17th-century manor house with handsome interiors and grounds that include a lovely walled garden and a collection of centuries-old Spanish chestnut trees.