Birmingham + The Midlands

Birmingham + The Midlands Travel Guide

Articles about Birmingham + The Midlands

By Diane Selkirk

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By Deb Hopewell

Head for the hills: these cool mountain towns beckon with outdoor adventures, festivals, and local color.

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

Among the last remaining examples of Birmingham's "back-to-back" workingman's houses built in the 18th and 19th centuries.

Restaurants in Birmingham + The Midlands

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

Things to do in Birmingham + The Midlands

Dating back to the 14th century, this timbered manor house was already old when Shakespeare was alive; miles of walks through park and woodland are full of bird-watching and wildlife-spotting opportunities.