October 05, 2004

A shot in Birmingham

First travel to Birmingham.

For the police registration.

Though it is the second biggest city in the UK, I found it was just industrial and of medium size. The subway station where i went for toilet was old and cold.

The church in the centre of the city was beautiful and impressing. Shopping malls were huge and lots of fun, for i am always a person who is crazy about shopping. I controlled myself successfully not buying useless items this time.

I dislike British food at all. When i felt cold in the rain, what i eagerly need was just a hot cappucino and a warm dish. I still cannot understand the eating habits here in England. Why so many cold sandwiches or baguettes? How strong a British's stomach should be!!!

Vegetable and fruit are cheaper in the open market in Birmingham than in Coventry city centre. But adding the travel expense together, i don't think it worth going to Birmingham for shopping every each weekend. Perhaps once a month is the best.


- One comment Not publicly viewable

  1. Hi. I am Gary. It seems you enjoyed your journey in London very much. Ha. I love these pictures. Thank you very much for inviting me visit your blog. I will come very often in the future.

    18 Jan 2005, 12:43


Add a comment

You are not allowed to comment on this entry as it has restricted commenting permissions.

October 2004

Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
|  Today  | Nov
            1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31

Search this blog

Tags

Galleries

Most recent comments

  • Hi. I am Gary. It seems you enjoyed your journey in London very much. Ha. I love these pictures. Tha… by on this entry
  • Thank you wenwen and Sasha! by on this entry
  • Thank you very much! There was an old guy who fed the squirrel for me and even gave me some nuts to … by on this entry
  • Wish u to achieve targets u set or if targets are not completetly sure – achieve everything!!! :) Ha… by Sasha on this entry
  • wish ur dream come true! by on this entry

Blog archive

Loading…
Not signed in
Sign in

Powered by BlogBuilder
© MMXXII