The Northeast is full of some of the most amazing tourist spots in the country; its home to 83 castles, about 160 miles of coastline, and 4 counties; Tyne and Wear, Northumberland, County Durham and North Yorkshire. The biggest cities in the region are Newcastle, Durham City and of course Sunderland, where I’m from.
Having all of these tremendous places right on my doorstep, it only makes sense that these are some of my most blogged about places. However, I have only just began to scratch the surface of this phenomenal part of the UK.
Towns and Villages to visit in The North East
The North East is full of some incredible towns and villages that you simply have to see and this post is full of them!
25 Free* Days Out within 1 Hours Drive of Sunderland
I absolutely love finding spots for days out, and even better when they’re free. So here is a list of 25 spots for a free day out around the North East.
Perfect Places for Days-Out in the North East during Winter
Going for a day out during winter has different requirements than any other season. Taking these into consideration here are my top recommendations.
County Durham Adventures
County Durham has a lot to offer, beautiful coastline, historic cities, rich heritage and breath-taking countryside.
Perhaps one of the most incredible parts of the North East, Northumberland is tremendously beautiful and has so much to explore!
The 10 most recommended places to eat/drink in York
I reached out to my Instagram Followers for recommendations for places to go. Here are the top 10 places you all suggested!
Zoos, Farms and Theme Parks within 2 Hours Drive of Sunderland
Zoos, Farms and Theme parks are all able to open again from the 12th of April. Here is a list of a load that should all be able to open!
Days Out on Public Transport from Sunderland City Centre
Driving is something I take for granted. But being able to enjoy a great day out shouldn’t be something that is only accessible to people with cars. So this post is full of days out
This blog wouldn’t be complete without a page dedicated to my home city. Packed full of amazing places you can go and experience!
Top 3 National Trust Sites in the North East of England
There are so many amazing sites in the North East of England but here are my 3 favourites!
Guide to Durham Heritage Coast
Some of the most incredible coastlines in the North East is here, along the Durham Heritage Coast
A Post Lockdown Trip to the Metrocentre
Following the lockdown in 2020, returning to shopping centres has been a nerve-wracking experience for us all! I hope this post fills you with some confidence.
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North East Christmas Gift Guide
The North East of England is full of small; and independent businesses. So here is a Christmas gift guide with products from my favourite North East small and local businesses. At this time of year I always like to do what I can to support these businesses because if we don’t use them, we will…
Guide to Prague, Czech Republic
Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Its nickname is the city of a hundred spires because of the many it has. Along with a rich and in some parts dark history, food and drink culture and stunning architecture, Prague is definitely a city worth seeing.…
Guide to High and Low Force Waterfalls, County Durham
High Force is perhaps the most famous waterfall in the North East. The waterfall is part of the River Tees in the equally stunning Teesdale Valley. You can make the most of your day by visiting the other nearby falls of Low Force and Summerhill Force. High and Low Force has been on my list…