This page is for all the adventure blogs specific to Northumberland, the northernmost county in England. Home to the highest point in England outside of the peak and lake districts, and is the final frontier before you enter Scotland.
Planning day trips or staycations in the North East? Then you need to look through this list of over 50 of the best places to visit in Northumberland.
Northumberland’s Coastline is jam packed with historic castles, beautiful yet derelict beaches and quaint towns and villages waiting to be explores, and this post is full of it all!
I recently had the pleasure of staying at the beautiful Langley Castle Hotel, Hexham. The castle itself was built in 1350 as a manor house, before being converted into a fully fortified castle, with walls 7ft thick in some parts. Through the years there have been many changes, and most notable it of course it being transformed into a hotel in 1986.
Another day exploring Northumberland’s vast array of castles (It has 70 in total?!?). This time it was the turn of Dunstanburgh near the village of Craster. And it was the perfect day for it too.
Kielder Water is an amazing spot for a walk, picnic and a breath of fresh air!
Northumberlandia is a great free public park in Cramlington Northumberland. It is the largest land form of a human figure in the world.
When it was first completed, in 128CE (AD), the 73 mile long, 6 meter tall defensive structure was an incredible spectacle. It was nicknamed ‘the edge of empire’ by the Romans, because it literally was, the edge of the Roman Empire.
Northumberland has so many wonders to offer, and Bolam Lake is no exception. Its somewhere I had never heard of before visiting. And quite frankly, I believe it to be a hidden gem in Northumberland. So here in this post, I’ve got all the information you need to discover this amazing spot yourself
The Highest Point in Northumberland is a fantastic hike. Although, the walk up is not for the faint hearted!
Come visit this award winning tree of the year, which has been a huge historical and cultural spot for thousands of years!
Thrunton is a really beautiful place to explore in the heart of the Northumberland Countryside.
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Yorkshire Lavender is a lavender farm just outside of Terrgington, North Yorkshire. In short, it is a 60 acre purple haven full of different veriteys of lavender and herbs waiting for you to discover. During the summer months are the best times to visit as this is when the lavender is in full bloom. This […]
In Northumberland, there are over 70 castles left for you to explore. They all played some part in the regions incredible history. Now then don’t worry, this post doesn’t have information about ALL of them (because that would be a thesis sized post!). This is full of all the ones I have visited so far […]
Tynemouth is a fantastic up and coming part of the North East. Its located, you guessed it, at the mouth of the River Tyne on the north side of the river, just a few minutes drive from Newcastle City Centre. It is accessible by metro from both Sunderland and Newcastle making it the perfect place […]