Birmingham offers numerous attractions for all ages, from shopping districts to cultural and historical sites, so make sure you check ebookers when looking for Birmingham flights. You can book flights at cheap prices, and spend your money on fun and recreation.
Flights to Birmingham arrive at the Birmingham Airport. It is located about 6 miles southeast of the city's downtown and serves both international and domestic flights. The airport houses several airlines, such as bmibaby, Flybe, Monarch, Thomas Cook Airlines and Thomson Airways.
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Taking a taxi or a bus to travel from the airport are popular ways to go to the city. Black cabs operate day and night outside of the arrivals area of the terminal buildings. There are also car rental companies, such as Avis, Budget and Hertz, at the arrivals area. Travelling from the airport to the city centre usually takes 20 minutes but can be longer depending on the traffic.
Birmingham features a temperate maritime climate with hot summers and cold winters. Temperatures in the summer, especially from July to August, are usually around 20Â°C but can rise above 30Â°C. This is a great time to enjoy roaming around the city. During the winters, temperatures can drop down to almost freezing at 1 degree Celsius. Rainfall is quite frequent throughout the year.
Birmingham offers many great attractions, including those for nature lovers and shopaholics of all ages. The National Sea Life Centre has a multitude of aquatic animals, including piranhas, seahorses and turtles. The Birmingham Botanical Gardens and Glasshouses have a wide range of plants that you can enjoy anytime of the year. Local religious sites open to visitors include the Birmingham Buddhist Centre and the Birmingham Peace Pagoda for Buddhists; the Birmingham Central Mosque for Muslims and the St. Chad's Cathedral for Catholics. Be sure to visit Drayton Manor, which is the fourth-most-popular theme park in the United Kingdom. If you want to experience the city's exciting music scene, visit Symphony Hall and the CBSO Centre.
Birmingham is also popular for shopping. The Bullring market has hundred of stalls, and each sells different kinds of goods. You can also try shopping at New Street Farmers' Market as well as the Frankfurt Christmas Market, which is open from November to December.
Birmingham has a lot to offer, from shopping districts to cultural centres. Make sure to check ebookers when looking for great deals on Birmingham flights and tickets to attractions that will make your trip memorable.
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