The Plough And Harrow Hotel
Travel Blogs from Birmingham
... film and reports of the ghastly scenes proved the enormity of the evil of the Nazi regime, and even to this day provide the most recognised images of the Holocaust.
A survivor wrote that the effect of Belsen was "to drive us out of our minds, to extinguish even the faintest memory we might still have that we were once human beings."
We visit Belsen on Friday 9 May.
A slightly frustrating day wrestling with various types of technology, card payments, faulty numbers, overlong passwords, payments not working, websites not working and much else besides. All in a day's work in the modern world...
On a brighter note, Wills took Red to Raddlebarn School. The children had great fun playing with everything and a good time was had by all. They will follow Red's progress on a companion blog called whereisredtoday. ...
This tour has been many months in the planning, and now that term has finally ended, we are only a week away. Most of the big things have been done and dusted, but there is still along list of things to do.
So today, Red was taken back to the Workshop at Danbury for her last service and check-up before departure. And as you can see, there was a keen young apprentice eager to learn how everything works! Red was given a clean bill of health and with ...
... from. Quite a few tourists here and lot of buses but still really lovely. We walked up the Main Street where Shakespeare was born and saw his house and looked in all the shops along the way as well. There is also a large canal through the middle and people say it is very like Christchurch. Not exactly the same but has similarities. It was about 2pm by this time and we were getting hungry so since it was Sunday ...
... was, which is the place where Jesus stayed and set up his preaching. The synagog where Jesus use to perform miracles on the Sabbath is just across the way as well. A new Synagog was built on top of it since during roman times, but some excavations show the foundations of the original synagog. After capernaum, we had lunch, and had a whole deep fried St. Peter fish. It's the same breed of fish that the disciple Peter found 2 silver coins inside after being told by Jesus to go catch ...
TripAdvisor Reviews The Plough And Harrow Hotel Birmingham
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Ladywood, Birmingham | 3 star hotelfrom $74
- Ok.... At The Right Price....
- Food OK --- otherwise poor value
- Not bad
Ladywood, Birmingham | 3 star hotelfrom $73
- What a view!
- Not That Good !!!
- Depends what you are there for
Ladywood, Birmingham | 3 star hotelfrom $112
- Adequate, but tired decor and noisy
- Usual great service at the crowne plaza......
- Shabby and tired
Ladywood, Birmingham | 4 star hotelfrom $145
- London, Dublin, ... Birmingham!
- Classy hotel.
National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham | 4 star hotelfrom $87
- Big hotel brand, big disappointment
- The good, the bad, and the ugly
Nechells, Birmingham | 3 star hotelfrom $51
- Okay hotel, Awful area
- Cheap, but not really good value for money
- It's Chavtastic!
Pendigo Way, Birmingham | 4 star hotelfrom $113
- Great hotel!
- Great location, ridiculous prices! £16.00 for breakfast!
- Nice and comfortable
Ladywood, Birmingham | 3 star hotelfrom $62
Coventry Road, Birmingham | 2 star hotelfrom $71
Bournville, Birmingham | 3 star hotelfrom $74
- Doesn't justify its 4 stars
- Good value hotel
- Depends on the price!
Lozells and East Handsworth, Birmingham | 4 star hotelfrom $80
- Great value for money!!!!!!!!
- Rooms spoiled an otherwise good hotel
- Very modern - a nice change!
Maxstoke Lane, Birmingham | 4 star hotelfrom $130
- Thumbs up for Mariott Forest of Arden !!
- Very relaxing and comfortable hotel
- Great for families
Bickenhill Parkway, Birmingham | 3 star hotelfrom $72
Bournville, Birmingham | 2 star hotelfrom $45
- Better off in a coffin
- Expected worse...
- Consenus opinion is: Awful Hotel
Chapel Lane, Birmingham | 2 star hotelfrom $58
Ladywood, Birmingham | 4 star hotelfrom $111
- Booking a twin room
- Loved the hotel
Bickenhill Lane, Birmingham | 3 star hotelfrom $61
Birmingham International Airport, Birmingham | 3 star hotelfrom $76
Ladywood, Birmingham | 3 star hotelfrom $122
- A nice place to stay...if you avoid the staff!
- Good - if thats what you are after
- THe worst stay in my life
Ladywood, Birmingham | 3 star hotelfrom $85
- Nice & pleasent
- Brill weekend
- Very Good
Edgbaston, Birmingham | 3 star hotelfrom $39
- Give it a miss
- Don't stay here!
- Mrs Sandhu owns the hotel
Edgbaston, Birmingham | 3 star hotelfrom $71
- Mediocre city hotel claiming four stars
- Probably the worst hotel I have ever stayed at....
- Really very bad, should be 1 star at best
Ladywood, Birmingham | 2 star hotelfrom $48
- Good value
- Quiet and cool
- First choice budget hotel in Birmingham City Centre
Bournville, Birmingham | 3 star hotelfrom $81
Nechells, Birmingham | 4 star hotelfrom $73
243 Hagley Rd, Birmingham | 3 star hotelfrom $52
- OK - better than the Quality Hotel!
- Apollo Hotel Motel
- A blast from the past!