5 reasons why Birmingham is the best
Let’s take a look at the best “big B” in the country. Forget Bristol and Brighton; here’s why Birmingham is the greatest!
For the foodies
From long-standing city favourites to newly crowned culinary champions, Birmingham boasts more Michelin-starred restaurants than any other city outside of the capital. For fine dining, Birmingham has an impressive number of fantastic restaurants that have made the Michelin grade. We would even go so far as to say that the big B is a gastronomic paradise!
Water, water everywhere
With 35 miles of canals, some say that Birmingham has more canals than Venice. They are a reminder of the city’s unique industrial and artisan heritage. Enjoyed by both Brummies and those staying in city centre serviced apartments in Birmingham, its five canals have something for everyone, serving walkers, cyclists and narrowboat owners alike. Lined with a host of bars and restaurants for fun and relaxation, the network also offers nature lovers a green passageway to head out into the surrounding suburbs.Shop ’til you drop
For some glamorous retail therapy, Birmingham offers the serious shopper a stylish experience. Whether you are a local or a visitor staying in a tourist residence – 8 Waterloo Street is a city centre serviced apartment in Birmingham – you can find stores such as Selfridges and John Lewis offering some of the very best in high street labels and designer wear, along with a host of individual boutiques.
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