SpringHill Suites Birmingham Downtown at UAB
Travel Blogs from Birmingham
This morning we had breakfast in the Renaissance hotel. It was a buffet style breakfast and there was a good selection of food including plenty of hot food choices.
We were then supposed to set off for Birmingham; however our vehicle had a few technical issues so Ron Simmons took the opportunity to take us down to the waterfront. …
... of it) is far easier. No time soon will I forget the 12 inches to a foot 3 feet to a yard mantra. Other than the change in measuring units, the work I am currently doing is not indifferent to some previous work that I have done. All people in the architecture department have been helpful and welcoming and I'm enjoying it so far! I have visited Auburn University and had a slight insight into the extravagant lives of college kids in the US. I clearly haven't watched ...
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
... a school and a church.
Finding somewhere nice for lunch was a bit challenging, as we didn’t quite know where was a nice area and where wasn’t to have a picnic, so we spent a fair amount of time driving around before heading back to the visitor center where there is a small park. We sat on a bench out of the sun beneath a tree for our picnic, bread, tuna, olives, sweet corn and salad (this has become a regular picnic lunch for us!). ...