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Birmingham : stad en district in de West Midlands van Engeland, de tweede grootste stad in het Verenigd Koninkrijk; stad is bekend onder zijn bijnaam Brum [van de lokale naam Brummagem], en de bewoners staan bekend als Brummies.

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Birmingham : city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands of England; second largest city in the UK; city is commonly known by its nickname Brum [ from the local name Brummagem ], and its people as Brummies.

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Hotels in Birmingham

 Hotels in Birmingham  -  Hotelgids Birmingham

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 Novotel Birmingham Airport ***, Birmingham International Airport, Birmingham (
This modern airport hotel is the only hotel situated on the airport complex, straight opposite Terminal 1 and within walking distance of the National Exhibition Centre

Reisbureaus / Reisorganisaties  
Regel je eigen onderdak en vervoer naar Birmingham

Reisgidsen / Magazine/ Reisliteratuur

 Bruna  - 

 Itchy Birmingham: A City and Entertainment Guide to Birmingham 
Paperback: 96 pages; Publisher: Itchy Group; New Ed edition (30 Mar 2007); Language English; ISBN-10: 190570514X; ISBN-13: 978-1905705146.

 Birmingham : Pevsner Architectural Guide - by Andy Foster (Author)
Paperback: 320 pages; Publisher: Yale University Press (10 May 2005); Language English; ISBN-10: 0300107315; ISBN-13: 978-0300107319

 The Birmingham Cycle Guide by Nicky Crowther
1844250075 ??

Vervoer / Hoe kom ik in Birmingham

  Birmingham Airport [ BHX ]

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 Losse vliegtickets / goedkoop vliegen Birmingham
Diverse aanbieders - prijsvergelijking mogelijk.

 Stena Line  - 
Of u nu de overtocht naar Engeland overdag of 's nachts maakt, aan boord van de Stena Line ferry's kunt u heerlijk ontspannen.

   -  Bespaar op uw overtocht naar Groot-BrittanniŽ
Routes : Rotterdam - Hull, Zeebrugge - Hull, Calais - Dover, Dagretour Calais - Dover

Reisduur = vanaf Brussel. Verder spoorboekje enz.


 Birmingham  -  Be in Birmingham [ Toeristenbureau Birmingham ]

 Birmingham  -  Gemeentebestuur Birmingham 
Een dynamische zaken en recreatieve stad die over een culturele scene van wereldklasse beschikt, en een gevarieerde en levendige mix aan winkels, attracties, uitgaansgelegenheden, grote internationale evenementen / tentoonstellingen en gemakkelijke toegang tot een prachtig landschap biedt.

 Back to Backs Living Museum  -  National Trust
Birmingham's last remaining courtyard of back to back houses has been transformed into a remarkable museum. The site is a rare survival, an enclosed courtyard of the type of modest, brick-built houses that housed the first workers and their families of the Industrial Revolution.
 Birmingham Thinktank Science Museum
Thinktank is Birmingham's museum and science attraction. It examines the past, investigates the present and explores what the future may bring. Thinktank's job is to help us all understand how science and technology shape our lives.
 Bull Ring Birmingham
Bullring is Birmingham's newest shopping destination, and the most exhilarating city retail experience you'll have anywhere in Europe.
 Cadbury World - A fun chocolate day trip to one of the UK's most popular family attractions
Chinese Quarter Birmingham  -  zie
Birmingham has its own Chinese Quarter, a colourful and vibrant community that exists in the heart of the city not far from New Street Station.
 Convention Quarter
The Birmingham Convention Quarter is a neighbourhood in the centre of Birmingham.
 Gun Quarter  -  once the foremost gun manufacturing community in the UK
Gun Quarter is an area of the city of Birmingham, traditionally associated with the manufacture of firearms and sporting guns. The area is to the north of the city centre, bounded by Steelhouse Lane, Shadwell Street and Loveday Street. Zie Wikipedia voor meer.
 Jewellery Quarter  -  largest concentration of dedicated jewellers in Europe
For over 200 years the Jewellery Quarter has been home to some of the most highly skilled goldsmiths and jewellery makers in the world.
With hundreds of jewellers shops, highly skilled craftsmen and trade companies in one fantastic location you can be certain that all your jewellery needs will be satisfied.
 Millennium Point
Millennium Point is Birmingham's flagship Millennium project, built to celebrate and encourage science, technology and education in Birmingham and the wider region.
During the week you'll find more than 2,000 further education students on site, attending courses at the Technology Innovation Centre (tic) and Birmingham School of Acting, both faculties of the University of Central England.
 National Sea Life Centrum  -  Sea Life Centres Europe
 Number 9 The Gallery
Selfridges Building Birmingham  -  zie of Virtualbrum [ foto's ]
The curvaceous store is covered with a dramatic "skin" made up of 15,000 spun aluminium disks.
 Sutton Park  -  zie Wikipedia
Sutton Park, in Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom, is one of the largest urban parks in Europe. Zie ook Friends of Sutton Park Association.
 Tolkien Trail
The trail will transport you to Tolkien's Middle Earth - a world of hobbits, wizards, evil sorcerers, orcs, elves, goblins, and many other weird and wonderful inhabitants. So take up the quest, or be forever banished to the black land of Mordor!
 Victoria Square  -  zie Wikipedia
Victoria Square is an important public square in Birmingham. It is home to both the Town Hall and the Council House.

 Aga cooker
Wordt gefrabriceerd in Coalbrookdale [ Shropshire ], the site of Abraham Darby's original iron works where modern iron smelting was invented. Niet ver van Birmingham. Zie Aga Rangemaster Group plc
Coalbrookdale is een nevenvallei van de Ironbridge Gorge in de borough van Telford & Wrekin en de ceremoniŽle county Shropshire, waar zich belangrijke sporen bevinden m.b.t. de beginperiode van de produktie van staal in Engeland.
 Nieuws uit Birmingham  -  Birmingham Post
 Radio in Birmingham  -  Heart FM
 Radio  -  BBC Local Radio Birmingham
 Radio  -  -  Birmingham, Coventry & Midlands radio stations
From Birmingham's BRMB to local stations for Hereford including Wyvern FM and Sunshine 855; you'll find links to these and more.

Cuisine - Engelse keuken

 Birmingham Plus - Birmingham Restaurants Guide - - The Essential Taste of Birmingham - Birmingham Restaurants
The essential UK restaurant guide for eating out in Birmingham

 Traditional foods in England  -  traditionele keuken in Engeland

Geschiedenis van Zuidwest-Engeland

 Birmingham's History  -  Wikipedia
Ancient history of Birmingham, Saxon Birmingham, Medieval Birmingham, 16th and 17th centuries, 18th century, 19th century [ Improvements ], Expansion, 20th century [ Diversity, Regeneration ]
 BirminghamLives  -  The Carl Chinn Archive
Bringing together a growing collection of thousands of letters, poems, photographs and oral histories as well as a range of memorabilia and ephemera, BirminghamLives evokes the day-to-day lives of working-class Brummies. These memories bring to life the city's neighbourhoods, schools, shops, work, personalities, housing, street life, experiences of war, games, dialect and family life through encompassing people of all cultures.
 Birmingham Stories
Explore stories about Birmingham's past and the inventions that changed people's lives.
 Local History Birmingham  -  Local Studies and Family History Menu
The Local Studies and History Service in the Central Library holds enormous collections of material relating to general history and geography, Birmingham and West Midlands history and family history.
 Digital Handsworth  -  A history of the ancient parish of Handsworth

 Oude ansichtkaarten Birmingham  -  Ansichtkaarten uit het verleden

 English Heritage
 National Trust

Muziek, Cultuur & Entertainment

 Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery
Here you will find everything from Renaissance masterpieces to 9,000-year-old Middle-Eastern treasures. BM&AG is particularly admired for its Pre-Raphaelite paintings and drawings – the museum boasts the largest collection in the world.
 Birmingham Royal Ballet
 Kerstmarkt in Birmingham  -  Frankfurt Christmas market
Visitors can experience the authentic advent atmosphere and stroll around lovingly decorated stalls offering traditional goods from Frankfurt such as the typical "Bethmšnnchen".
Location: Victoria Square and New Street, Birmingham B1 1BB.
 St. Patrick's Day Parade  -  St. Patrick's Day Festival
The city or Birmingham hosts the third largest St. Patrick's Day parade in the world, after Dublin and New York [ zie www.Saint Patrick's Day ].


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