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.
The North East is full of some incredible towns and villages that you simply have to see and this post is full of them!
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.
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 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!
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 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!
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!
There are so many amazing sites in the North East of England but here are my 3 favourites!
Some of the most incredible coastlines in the North East is here, along the Durham Heritage Coast
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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Robin Hoods Bay is one of the most photographic villages in North Yorkshire. Nestled on the coast just south of Whitby this quaint little place is an ideal location to visit for the day, stay and explore wider areas of the North Yorkshire coastline on foot. One of the most popular walks here is the […]
Wildfire Pizza is a local independent business who have been on the move for the past few years. They were located for a while in the former Holmeside cafe in the winter gardens, and now they have moved to the Ship Isis pub. Yes, I am late to the part on this one, but I […]
Paris, the city of lights and the city of love. The French capital has so much to offer tourists you could spend a few weeks here and still not experience everything it has to offer. So since most of us don’t have that much time, here is a quick guide to what you should and […]