Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham SE/Liberty Park
Travel Blogs from Birmingham
I've arrived in Birmingham! After the long flight (which was luckily slept away) I am now in the US of A. Three weeks here has already given me a huge insight into the American culture, especially that particular to Birmingham, Alabama. The biggest shock would have to be the vast amount of churches, found on almost every corner that overpower the streetscape. The denominations of each church varies slightly to the next but each one clearly has a significant backing to ...
Left New Orleans Hotel and had breakfast next door as breakfast the day before, was hideous. As we were sitting there, one of the staff from the hotel came and asked us to move our bikes so we did and that pretty much sealed our opinion of the hotel.
The weather was looking a little ominous on the way and we had a 550 km ride so did not fancy that in the rain. However, we were lucky and not a drop fell on us during the ...
-Rainer Maria Rilke
Book of Images
And you wait. You wait for the one thing
that will change your life,
make it more than it is--
something wonderful, exceptional,
stones awakening, depths opening to you.
In the dusky bookstalls
... looking hot and tired. Having to study for an exam due Thursday. She works at Birmingham U, so some mandatory study required. G&T time by the pool, then quick change, we have to drop Hayley at soccer training 6:30, and simultaneously going to Bernard's house for a quick wine, before dinner somewhere. Really fortunate that Bernard is in town, seems he rescheduled a trip so we could meet up. Delightful house, expansive grounds all landscaped planted by Bernard. Huge project, ...
... Capitol building. We drive around for a bit, navigating by the tourist leaflets we picked up from the hotel, and decide to go to "Alabama Old Town”. This is a tourist attraction/museum that has moved many buildings from all over Alabama to the one site in Montgomery for preservation. That was really interesting. We went into a preserved house of a very well-off couple that had a plantation about 60 miles east of Montgomery, and this ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center