The executive chef of Birmingham’s Bettola restaurant, James Lewis, is one of four past winners of Food & Wine’s New Chef award tasked with helping the magazine open a new concept restaurant in Aspen, CO this month.
Entries Tagged as 'Travelogue'
June 20th, 2012 · Comments Off · food, Travelogue
December 20th, 2011 · Comments Off · Art, Travelogue
The mobile letterpress shop – and Kickstarter success story – known as Moveable Type made a stop in Birmingham, AL back on December 1. Kyle’s finally gotten a moment to share photos from that visit and one she made in Huntsville the following day.
May 31st, 2011 · Comments Off · food, Travelogue
Lou’s Pub has once again made Esquire Magazine’s list of the Best Bars in America. It’s the only bar in the city of Birmingham (& the state of Alabama) included in this year’s list. Congrats!
May 24th, 2011 · Comments Off · Travelogue
Today the Magic City gets a mention on one of the larger home and product websites in the country – and we see someone else using their platform to raise awareness about our regional tornado recovery efforts.
February 28th, 2011 · Comments Off · Travelogue
We’re not really sure if people have noticed, but there’s been a lot of press focused on the positive happenings in Birmingham, AL recently. A quick look at how a couple of major outlets have approached their coverage of the Magic City recently – CNN & NPR.
January 3rd, 2011 · 3 Comments · The City, Travelogue
Last summer’s victory by neighborhood advocates to save a structure listed on the National Register of Historic Places was celebrated by preservationists in metro Birmingham, AL and elsewhere. A recent decision elsewhere in the Southeastern United States may make how future victories are achieved that much harder.
January 3rd, 2011 · 3 Comments · Travelogue
Birmingham, AL is often compared to its namesake city “across the pond” in the United Kingdom. Travel writer Fiona Cullinan decided to look at the ways that the cities are similar and different and has ended up with an ever-expanding project.
February 23rd, 2010 · Comments Off · Travelogue
There’s never a bad time to remind folks in Birmingham, AL about the efforts to renovate and restore the Lyric Theater and the building it’s housed in.