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Staying Cool on Apple Maps01 October 2012

There's been a lot of negative publicity about the iOS 6 version  of Apple Maps, but we were rather thrilled when we saw what a search for our postcode brings up - users get a a reminder of our website url thrown in for free!

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Win Grand Designs Live Tickets27 September 2012

We have five pairs of VIP tickets and 10 pairs of standard tickets to give away for Grand Designs Live, which runs at the NEC, Birmingham from 12-14 October.

To enter, simply email your answer to the following question to hello@stayingcool.com

Who presents Grand Designs?

A) George Clarke

b) Kevin McCloud

c) Phil Spencer

We'll pick the winners at noon on October 1. Good luck!

Staying Cool Serviced Apartments Birmingham Grand Designs Live

 

Coffee Competition26 September 2012

We're running a competition to support Coffee Brum Day - organised by Birmingham's independent coffee retailers.  We're giving away a six-month Coffee Connoisseurs subscription from the company that supplies all of our coffee to the Rotunda - Urban Coffee Co.

Every month for six months, the lucky winner will receive by post 2 x 125g hand-picked coffees, expert tasting notes, coffee preparation guides and online Connoisseur Academy access.

You can enter by clicking the image below. The competition is running on Facebook and closes at 1pm on Friday, October 5th.

Staying Cool Serviced Apartments Birmingham Urban Coffee subscription

Supersonic Festival25 September 2012

Supersonic Festival is celebrating its 10th year of bringing adventurous music to Birmingham in 2012. It's back from October 19-21.

Supersonic is a combination of art, music and film and the team behind it  - Capsule - pride themselves on crafting extraordinary events for the adventurous. You can listen to funeral doom, prog, folk, avant jazz and grindcore in one weekend.

http://www.supersonicfestival.com

It's another brilliant example of the depth and breadth of culture on offer in Britain's second city.

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2.8 Hours Later Comes to Birmingham24 September 2012

What promises to be one of the freakist series of events in Birmingham in 2012 takes place next month. Zombie chase game 2.8 Hours Later will be run across the city from Wednesday, 17th to Saturday, 20th October.

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Looks like the most fun a zombie apocalypse could be!

To get you in the mood, The Electric cinema is showing Night of the Living Dead on October 12th.

 

Indie Birmingham Tour21 September 2012

Midlands Discovery Tours and Coffee Birmingham have teamed up to present  The Spirit of Birmingham tour on Coffee Birmingham Day (September 29). The ticket price includes coffee courtesy of our suppliers Urban Coffee Company.

Join an expert local Blue Badge tourist guide for a very special walking tour of Birmingham. Explore modern Birmingham's thriving independent scene in music, art, literature, industry and, of course, food and drink

Celebrate Birmingham as a city of creativity, innovation and enterprise from its earliest days to modern times.

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The Manchester Weekender 201220 September 2012

The Manchester Weekender is back for a third year and runs from the 12-14 October. Described as , "a weekend-long snapshot of the best (or at least the most eclectic) of the city's art and culture" it's one not to miss.

Most of our apartments in Manchester are long-term lets, but if you are looking for a place to stay for The Weekender you may get lucky with Fresh.

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Bond in Birmingham19 September 2012

Bond is back! And our favourite indie cinema - The Electric - will be showing Skyfall from Friday, October 26th.

Watch it in true style on one of their VIP sofas.

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Birmingham is Bigging Up18 September 2012

Great news on the Birmingham tourism front: analysis of 2011's figures show an increase in visitors by 740,000, bringing the total to 33.5 billion*. 

The results coincide with news that Birmingham is set to benefit from a renewed drive to create a lasting tourism legacy for the UK from the success of London 2012. The city was placed firmly in the Olympic spotlight when athletic superstars Usain Bolt, Yohan Blake and Warren Weir, as well as Team GB's own Mo Farah 'bigged up' Birmingham.

* Figures based on research carried out by Global Tourism Solutions

 

 

Birmingham Offers17 September 2012

If you're coming to stay with us in Birmingham, we'd recommend checking out the offers page on the Visit Birmingham website.

Current offers include 2-for-1 on sightseeing buses and discounts at restaurants and bars such as The Vaults and Opus (both Staying Cool recommended).

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""..the Rotunda is superbly located bang in the city centre with New Street and the famous Christmas market less than 20ft from our door – perfect for dropping off those heavy shopping bags."" North Devon Journal

"..brilliant either for a short break with kids or just for a night or weekend away without them if your batteries need recharging." The Baby Website

"I liked the fact that all the food products were fairtrade/organic (excellent!). The flat was lovely, wish I had somewhere like that in London.." Kate Cater, Life & Style Editor, The Guardian