BirminghamIndustrial town turned student city.
Birmingham is the second largest city in the United Kingdom and one of the most important industrial centres in the world. The city is located in the West Midlands, in the central part of the country. Birmingham is a major transportation hub and a major commercial and cultural centre. The city is home to a large number of universities and colleges, including the University of Birmingham, one of the largest in the country. Birmingham is also home to a large number of theatres, art galleries, and museums. The city is known for its nightlife, and there are a large number of pubs, clubs, and restaurants in the city centre.