Birmingham's celebrations of Diwali, the Hindu Festival of Light, are amongst the biggest in the UK.
Visit Birmingham has information on when and where where you can enjoy Diwali in the city, including a free event hosted by BBC Asian Network on November 18th. There will be plenty on offer for all the family including music, dancing and a dedicated Kids Zone.
Air Canada's Enroute Magazine has taken an in-depth look at Birmimgham's foodie scene.
The Yummy Brummies piece by Laura Osborne features interviews (and tastings) with many of the city's major players.
June 2013Staying Cool at the Rotunda
"Why go? For an ultra-stylish taste of Birmingham..." Red online
"Self catering couldn't be more groovy." The Telegraph's Stella magazine
"Leave the curtains open and wake up to the panoramic views from floor-to-ceiling windows." Time Out