While staying in the area, why not spend a little time taking in colorful neighborhoods like Birmingham, Irondale and Gardendale.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a rewarding holiday destination. Learn, admire and become intrigued in the various museums including the McWane Science Center, the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute and the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame. Lovers of the arts will find plenty to cheer about at venues such as Alabama Theater. Often talked about galleries, include the Birmingham Museum of Art.
When it’s time to take a break from the noisy streets of Birmingham, head to one of the many nearby green spaces. Immerse yourself in nature and see the locals at their relaxed best in public parks and gardens such as the Kelly Ingram Park.
There are many great sights to discover within Fultondale. Make sure you schedule plenty of time to see as many as possible during your visit. To learn about the role of faith in Birmingham, pay a visit to the area’s holy places, such as the 16th Street Baptist Church.
Nearby Legion Field is a great place to catch a game of college football, and to see local legends, the UAB Blazers, in all their glory. On game days follow the sea of green, white and gold, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join local college football lovers in the nearby pubs for a post-game drink.
To really get to know this fascinating part of the world, think about booking a room at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, be sure to check out the Redmont Hotel, the Holiday Inn Birmingham-Airport, and the popular Hampton Inn & Suites-Downtown-Tutwiler.