Birmingham sits at the heart of the UK motorway network, with easy links to the M5, M6, M40 and M42.
Birmingham New Street is the main station, with fast, frequent links to London and other major cities.
Birmingham airport is just ten minutes by train from the centre, has direct flights to more than 100 destinations worldwide.
TOURING THE CITY:
Narrowboats are available to explore the historic sights and canals. To discover hidden gems of the city, one can choose the moorings and boatyard services. sherbornewharf.co.uk
Go cycling with family. Pick routes such as Bournbrook and Harborne walkway.