Travel Blogs from Birmingham
... imploding under the sheer weight of the massive scale of its destructive ambition. This was chaos and trauma and misery born from a dying regime unable to deal with the consequences of what they had started. No longer able to cope with the enormity of what they had started, the camp surrendered and left the shocked and hapless British to pick up the terrible pieces of dead and dying. ...
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. ...
... to only Mauthausen, and we saw the toll taken on the guides as well as the visitors. It has turned the man in charge into an alcoholic on the verge of a breakdown. It was sobering and thought provoking, providing a stark reminder of the horror and giving us some forewarning of the places we will visit and the things we will see and hear. But the effect was not at all deterring, but rather galvanising. And makes everything all the more vital and necessary.
... itself. There were some great guided that filled us in on lots of details. Outside the house in the back garden there were two actors performing Shakespeare acts and sonnets on request so out group spent some time in the sun watching them perform. They even included chad in one if their acts. We didn't have much time before we had to move on but a group of us motored by foot over to the church Which houses the grave of ...
... feels like I have cleared the shelves at the pharmacy of Deet 50 insect repellent and diarrhea medication. With less than 3 weeks until we depart I have started to pack. Packing is my least favorite part of traveling, I never know what I may need. For a trip like this I am finding it even harder. We have a list of must haves and suggestions but it is still a big unknown. I've picked up my ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Asquith House Birmingham
Other places to stay in Birmingham
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!