101. Birmingham, Alabama USA
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The American south is deep and rich in history. When I visited Birmingham, you can’t help but be moved.
Birmingham is in the state of Alabama (AL) in the U.S. It is located in the southern United States north of Montgomery, AL and west of Atlanta in the state of Georgia.
How To Get Here
Train service is provided by Amtrak.
The closest airport to Birmingham, Alabama is the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM). The following airlines serve the airport:
American Airlines (AA), Delta Air Lines (DL), Southwest Airlines (WN) and United Airlines (UA).
Greyhound serves the city.
If you are already in the region you can take the drive. Just use a service like Google Maps for directions.
Where To Stay
You can find the usual top U.S. chain hotels here in Birmingham
==>> Try Airbnb.
Where To Eat
Check out the 4th. Avenue Historic District for food places. There’s even a Jamaican food place there. And there’s a Grill (Travelers’ Grill) in the Greyhound station so you can grab a bit if waiting for your next bus.
What To Do
Birmingham was the center of the Civil Rights Movement in the southern United States so its rich in history. There are museums, churches and walks to get you back to that period of the U.S. history.
==>> Here is a list of things to do from Trip Advisor.
==>> Check out some tours from Viator.
==>> Lonely Planet has some additional information.