• News Feeds
Page last updated at 09:46 GMT, Monday, 9 January 2012

Birmingham 'beats space' as tourist destination


The New York Times has published its 45 places to go in 2012 which includes the Maldives, Malaysia, but also Birmingham and Glasgow.

Nick Bailey, professor of urban regeneration at the University of Westminster, and Jon Bounds, writer and creator of a website about Birmingham, discuss what being a tourist destination says about our former industrial cities.

Get in touch with Today via email , Twitter or Facebook or text us on 84844.


Story Tools


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2020 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific