So what's so romantic about Birmingham?

As new figures reveal Birmingham to be growing in popularity for a Valentine's getaway, here are some suggestions for how to spend a romantic weekend:

  • The Jewellery Quarter is full of quirky restaurants and bars - not to mention beautiful buildings and the wealth of glittering diamonds on sale.
  • They say chocolate is an aphrodisiac, so where better to head than Cadbury World?
  • If music be the food of love, London Concert Orchestra will perform Love Classics at the Symphony Hall.
  • Romantic classic Casablanca is showing at the mac cinema tonight and tomorrow.
  • Birmingham boasts a full range of everything from posh nosh to slap-up grub - so whether you fancy stellar views over the city at the Marco Pierre White restaurant at The Cube or one of Birmingham's signature baltis, you won't be short of choice.


Fastest-growing UK Valentine's destination? It's Brum

Planning a romantic weekend? Well, look no further than the Midlands - as Birmingham is the UK's fastest-growing Valentine's destination, according to new figures released today by