Have you been to this sweet southern city?
These are my go-to places in Birmingham, Alabama.
#1. Where to eat:
Click here to see Top 10 Places to Eat & Drink in Birmingham
#2. Where to go shopping:
Summit Mall on Highway 280
Summit offers many outdoor shops: J. Crew, Saks Fifth Avenue, Lululemon, LUSH, Madewell, LOFT, Banana Republic, Sephora, MAC, and so much more!
They also have a large movie theatre, variety of restaurants, Trader Joe’s and Barnes & Noble.
#3. Where to go relax:
Go to Escape Day Spa in Homewood
I’ve personally tried their massages by Evelyn and facials by Alexa. I love their services SO much. This is where you go to relax and really pamper yourself. They send out the best specials via e-mail and Facebook. So, don’t forget to sign-up for the newsletter and ‘like’ their page.
And don’t forget to leave a gratuity at the end 🙂
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#4. Where to get a car wash:
Go to Riverchase Car Wash & Detail in Hoover
#5. Where to go to take a stroll:
Aldridge Garden in Hoover, Chace Lake Trails in Hoover, Botanical Garden in Birmingham, Veterans Park on Valleydale
#6. Where to go play:
Autobahn Indoor Speedway in Bessemer
Go to Oak Mountain State Park for hiking, small beach area, paddle boarding, kayaking, canoeing, mountain biking, cycling, picnic
Red Mountain Park has a dog park, zip lining, and hiking trails
#7. Where to go hit golf balls:
RTJ Golf Trail – Oxmoor Valley Driving Range
This is one of my favourite places to go practice.
#8. Where to go watch baseball:
#9. Where to go on a Saturday morning:
photo credit: pepper place market / facebook
#10. Where to go if you like motorcycles:
MY FAVORITE WINERY IN BIRMINGHAM: