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Birmingham, Alabama The largest city in Alabama is a unique blend of urban, suburbia, and country living. Downtown Birmingham hosts great concerts and shows with some of the best restaurants in the South. Surrounding areas in the metropolitan have award winning schools, excellent shopping, and community pride. On the outer borders start the rolling hills of the Appalachian Mountains that are perfect for all outdoor activities. Conveniently located in the middle of Jackson, Nashville, Atlanta, and Mobile the adventures are never ending. Whether you want to kayak down the Cahaba River, visit the Civil Rights Museum, or go antiquing, Birmingham is the place to be. Don’t believe me? Check out some recent awards that this great area has won! Why We Love Birmingham 2021: Birmingham will host the World Games 2016: Thumbtack: Ranks Birmingham as a Top City for Women Entrepreneurs Lonely Planet: Birmingham ranks #4 in their list of unexpectedly exciting places to see in the United States 2015: Livability: Birmingham listed in the Top 10 Best Downtowns Forbes: Birmingham listed in the Top 15 Emerging Downtowns Travel Channel: The Next 11 Great Destinations Business Insider: The 50 Best Suburbs in America- Mountain Brook #2, Vestavia Hills #49 Zagat: Birmingham ranks #1 on The Next Hot Food Cities list. Forbes: Birmingham is the most affordable US city Thumbtack Journal: Birmingham is The Top City for Millennial Entrepreneurs 2014: 24/7 Wall St: A suburb of Birmingham, Hoover ranks #28 in the top 30 cities to live in the United States Movoto: Birmingham is THE Best City in America Business Insider: Mountain Brook and Vestavia Hills, suburbs of Birmingham, are listed in the Top 50 Suburbs in America Michigan Museums Association: Best New Experience Award to the Birmingham Historical Museum for their exhibition on music 2012: Urban Land Institute: Railroad Park awarded the Urban Open Space Award 2010: National Association of Home Builders' Design Committee: Ross Bridge, neighborhood in suburb Hoover, won platinum in the category of best community in the Best in American Living Award program   Top 25 Free Things To Do in Birmingham