You're right, B'ham's full of incred lofts and spaces to rest your head. And while breaking and entering is still a big no-no, having a good look through the medium of Airbnb is totally allowed. Here are our pick of Brum's most enviable spots to secure, whether you're staycationing or looking for somewhere to put the rellies you could really do with not having in your one-bed.
Lord knows we’re big into relaxy, natural, new age spa treatments. But we’re also recent converts to Flint+Flint’s ‘anti-spa’ concept — dark salons with neon lights and fancy skincare science that actually works.
Thursday is International Women’s Day. Rather than sit around and count how many people say “hey, but men don’t get a day” (they do, it’s Nov 19 this year), we spoke to some rising stars of the region, already doing brillo things. Be inspired, be proud of your city, and be optimistic for the future.
We’re not claiming to be financial masterminds. In fact, we probably have a very real spending problem. But there is some clever wizardry out there to help manage your money, stay on budget or save for that totally unnecessary purchase (just us?).
We can't find anything we really want to watch on Netflix either. A completely gorgeous and alternative way to spend a school night is learning to create thaali — ridonc good for you, coin-purse friendly and envy-inducing when you recreate it for your pals. All very freezable too — dang we're growing up.