B'ham popular at Christmas

Birmingham is the fastest growing Christmas and New Year's Eve destination for 2013-14, according to new figures released by Expedia.co.uk. The online travel agent has seen bookings to the city increase by 118% for the festive period.

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German market key to Birmingham's tourism growth

The Christmas and New Year period is always an extremely popular time for travel and this year will certainly be no exception with people making the most of their extended break.

It appears that Birmingham’s German market and great shopping options in the city are quickly becoming central attractions in the annual Christmas calendar.

– Andy Washington, managing director of Expedia.co.uk