There is so much I could say in this introductory paragraph to introduce my home city, and nothing would do it justice. I hold Sunderland on a very high pedestal and feel incredibly fortunate that I was born and raised a Mackem through and through. I hope that in the following posts, I do it justice.
Sunderland is incredibly fortunate to have a large number of parks within the city. All of which are packed full of natural beauty and deep history.
Perhaps one of the cities greatest assets is our position on the coast. Discover everything that makes in great here.
Sunderland has some incredible history. This entire blog could solely focus on it, however I will attempt to uncover just some of it.
This is very relevant right now seen as we are in lockdown. Within this page there are a great number of places you can go for daily walks in the city.
Our city has some incredible places to eat and drink. This page wouldn’t do justice to Mackem life if we didn’t celebrate that!
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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 […]