From Birmingham Airport, you can fly to quite a wide variety of
destinations in Europe.
The following places are probably the most interesting:
There are a number of places online, where you can buy last-minute tickets:
Here you can buy tickets from Birmingham to practically any
destination it serves. It includes all major airlines flying from
Birmingham so it's easy to compare prices.
You can simply select your departure and arrival dates and it will
then give a list of options which you can immediatly buy online.
By the way: you can also book your hotel through lastminute.com but I
will get back to that later.
This is one of the fairly recent low cost airlines. From Birmingham,
it only flies to Dublin, Barcelona and Murcia. It's very easy to book
a ticket so if you want to go to Spain, this would be a good option!
This basically offers the same service as Lastminute.com. It also
offers prices and booking options for a large number of different
airlines and destinations.
Right, on to lodging. I assume you want to stay in a hotel?
There are a number of places where you reserve a room online:
Just select Hotels. Select your destination. Select your arrival and
depature date and you will get a list of availible hotels. Most of
them can be reserved online.
Offers a similair service like Expedia.
I will now give a travel suggestion:
Suppose you leave in two days on wednesday, April 7th. You are leaving
from Birmingham and your destination is Barcelona. Your departure date
is April 14th.
You then go to www.lastminute.com. In the instant search box, you
select "Travel+Flight". You select:
Departure date: April 7th
Return date: April 14th
Tick the "Show Direct Flights Only" Box and select "1" Adult.
Then hit search.
It will now select a flight and give you a list of possible hotel
rooms. This package can immediatly be booked online.
Ofcourse, you can change all the variables I mentioned.
You could also book your flight ticket through lastminute.com and your
hotel through expedia.com (for example).
If you want any more information, please ask for a clarification!