Travel Blogs from Birmingham, United Kingdom

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Liz and Max ready for our Overlanding Adventure, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

Liz and Max ready for our Overlanding Adventure

A travel blog entry by lizandmaxuktooz

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Pre-departure nerves are taking over as we prepare to pack away the house and all of our possessions. With 2 leaving house parties to attend it is going to feel really strange to say goodbye to everybody before we leave. But hopefully with this travel ...

Our first

Our first "football" match

A travel blog entry by dylanandliz

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Free tickets courtesy of my boss to see our first proper football game Aston got smashed by Man City by good times non the ...

Birmingham (Xmas!), Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

Birmingham (Xmas!)

A travel blog entry by kathy.walper

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... a casa... jaja                En nuestro último día en Birmingham, decidimos recorrer la ciudad e ir de compras, ya que estaban las "sales" de fin de año y temporada. Había ...

The Last Blog at last - or is it??!!!, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

The Last Blog at last - or is it??!!!

A travel blog entry by cawleyadventure

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... set amongst the clouds and the most unhelpful National Express coach worker in history, but that's another story! We took a coach up to Birmingham Airport and had a photo taken in the same spot as when we left. It is somewhat surreal to be back in very ...

The day before departure, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

The day before departure

A travel blog entry by garethw

NB I wrote today's piece before I heard about all the bombs going off in London. I am not sure how they will affect my plans, I will have to hope that there are no more such attrocities. Hello again Well it is the day before I set off. I think I ...

Snow, falling on my arse, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

Snow, falling on my arse

A travel blog entry by simongascoigne

Last day of work, system fell over and so did I in true slapstick style on the ice and snow. ...

The Long Flight, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

The Long Flight

A travel blog entry by richs

The flight was intially delayed by 45 mins, however when we were all set to go the captain informed everyone that because we missed our take off slot we wouldnt be flying until 4:30! Although to be honest I would rather be sitting on the plane than ...

Walking with the Gods, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

Walking with the Gods

A travel blog entry by rachelkw

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The kids slept as I slunk out of the house towards the airport. The roads were clear, but the sky was overcast. The plane rose through the clouds, bumping and juddering as though the wings would fall off. They didn't. The tall Chinese girl next to me ...

A little quiet time, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

A little quiet time

A travel blog entry by ryans_escapade

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We left Bath and headed for Wales. This was a little sidetrack especially with my darling Sissy in mind to head for Hay-on-Wye. Sissy and I are both huge fans of the author Barbara Erskine who writes historical fiction. All of her stories are loosely ...

Back home, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

Back home

A travel blog entry by beckys74

Oh ...

2 Days to Go, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

2 Days to Go

A travel blog entry by damienoz

Currently only 2 DAYS away from my trip! I'm willing the time down now but have so much to do before i go! It's not helping that i'm off to the theatre tonight to watch Mourning Mrs Brown with the family as a Xmas get together before i go! It's good ...

Visas, Vaccinations, Valuations and Mayhem!, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

Visas, Vaccinations, Valuations and Mayhem!

A travel blog entry by lizandmaxuktooz

Mayhem ensues as Max and I try to tie up all loose ends before the Big Goodbye on the 1st August. Visas Status - In progress After gaining a holiday work visa to Oz, we are now in transit (in the post) for our return of the Indian visa, then speedily ...

Emirates Plane Interior (To Dubai), Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

Emirates Plane Interior (To Dubai)

A travel blog entry by azzaguy

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NICE RIDE! THE TVs HAVE THE BIG BANG ...

Today is the Day :), Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

Today is the Day :)

A travel blog entry by damienoz

... I'm all packed and ready to go thanks to me Mum!  I'm going to settle down to watch the Manchester derby in a bit and hopefully United will send me on my way a happy man with 3 points! Me and Ian head off around 4:30pm, were getting the train to ...

Birmingham Airport Stay, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

Birmingham Airport Stay

A travel blog entry by srinath.imt

Got caught in the Frankfurt Airport snow shut down chaos and was marooned in Birmingham airport for a day more than I wanted ...

The Bull Ring (Cath), Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

The Bull Ring (Cath)

A travel blog entry by cathterry

... blind, so took a good couple of hours by the time we parked (after driving down 'pedestrian only' and 'bus lanes only' streets). Birmingham is huge. And the Bull Ring is the name for their famous shopping 'ring', it is INCREDIBLE. OMG I was in heaven ...

Our Final Fling, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

Our Final Fling

A travel blog entry by davidandnancy

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Our free day in Kampala was happily spent pottering slowly around, enjoying the warmth of both the sunshine and of the local people. We took things slowly as, having made it safely round most of the rest of the world and, in particular, the whole of ...

V srdci Anglicka, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

V srdci Anglicka

A travel blog entry by mozi

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Birmingham je prvym mestom mimo Londyna, ktore som v Anglicku navstivil. A je iba malo miest v ktorych som tak bludil ako prave v Birminghame. Dnes ked som prisiel najst vystavu na ktoru som sa dostavil, tak som obisiel cely vystavny areal pred tym ako ...

Cadbury World, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

Cadbury World

A travel blog entry by cathterry

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... world" (for that moment anyway, we'll be "mean" in no time at all - cheers Mac). Head off at 9, drive towards Birmingham. It's only a 40 minute trip, but it's off the motorway quite a way, another good 20 minutes manipulating traffic weaving in and out ...

Last week at the Guild, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

Last week at the Guild

A travel blog entry by gavinm

... , never mind getting elected as VPFS last March or even taking up my term in August and I still can't get over that I'm leaving. Birmingham has been a great home for the last 4 years and the Guild probably the coolest place I'll ever work at. Being thrown ...

Birmingham, Bletchley Park and Manchester, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

Birmingham, Bletchley Park and Manchester

A travel blog entry by mnasega

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Awesome visit to a few new places. Including Bletchley Park with lots of history on the war - perfect way to capstone this trip on Remembrance (Veteran's) honor. ...

Day 1 - Leaving home, Birmingham international airport, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 1 - Leaving home

A travel blog entry by johnth

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... Europe every week for years. So my 6500 mile journey to Vietnam started in Malvern at 5pm. Ahead a 45 minute car journey to Birmingham International Airport, flight to Dubai, wait in transit for 2 hours, then a flight to Ho Chi Min City.  On arrival ...

Drawn to Stonehenge, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

Drawn to Stonehenge

A travel blog entry by dadndean2012

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We are getting lazy towards the end of our journey, managing to get down to breakfast in the hotel by 9.30, it was a late start to the day. Stonehenge was a good 2 hour drive away and the weather wasn't looking too flash. Once out of the city, the Biatch ...

UK - Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

UK - Birmingham

A travel blog entry by leanne.baker

What LP says: Once a drab, grimy urban basket case, England’s second-largest city – nicknamed ‘Brum’ – has spectacularly re-invented itself as a vibrant, cultural hot spot. Huge regeneration projects have breathed ...

A Narrow Avoidance of the Birmingham Pen Museum, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

A Narrow Avoidance of the Birmingham Pen Museum

A travel blog entry by dannielle

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... here it is: the birmingham pen museum, and yes it is what you think, a history of the pen (as in writing instrument) exchange in birmingham. Well, luckily for me, it wasn't open until 1pm on sunday, damn. And by now i had seen the windows of all that was ...

April 9, 2015, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

April 9, 2015

A travel blog entry by topsys

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So it's getting close now!, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

So it's getting close now!

A travel blog entry by becmarklew

I only have two weeks left at work and 23 days in this country! I have so much to organise and such little time to do it in! I still need to get various things for our trip and finalise everything to do with my business so I know my clients are looked ...

I Can't Think of Anything Witty To Say -Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

I Can't Think of Anything Witty To Say -Birmingham

A travel blog entry by dannielle

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Today is the first day of spring break. i flew from glasgow to birmingham with bmibaby. Flying is always an adventure in itself. i got to glasgow airport only to laugh at how small the airport is. i checked-in my little backpack with no hassle and ...

Bags finally packed 2hrs prior to leaving my house, Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

Bags finally packed 2hrs prior to leaving my house

A travel blog entry by becmarklew

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I already knew what clothing and shoes I was taking but had no idea on essentials because being a girl every little things are important! When I placed all of my belongings on my bed I panicked and called my mum up straight away to help me pack all of ...

Here is where it begins ..., Birmingham, United Kingdom travel blog

Here is where it begins ...

A travel blog entry by oltona

OMG, I finally finished work on the 20th October and have been off now for almost 2 weeks.  Lady of leisure you say ... pfff, no chance, far too much to organise, but on a positive note I have my flights booked, so I am definitely off on the 15th ...

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