Sunderland

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.

Doxford Park
Sunderlands Parks

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.

Roker Beach and Pier
Sunderlands Coastline

Perhaps one of the cities greatest assets is our position on the coast. Discover everything that makes it great here.

Roker Park Bandstand
Sunderlands History

Sunderland has an incredible history. This entire blog could solely focus on it, however, I will attempt to uncover just some of it.

Seven Sisters at Copt Hill
Sunderland Daily Walks

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.

Fausto Coffee at Roker
Sunderland Hospitality

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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Best Brunch Spots in Sunderland

Sunderland is famous for its nightlife, however, people regularly overlook its great brunchtime offerings! So, as a lover of brunch, I thought I would take one for the team and do the research to find the best spots in Sunderland offering brunch! Before I get into the list, if you enjoy this kind of foody […]

Robin Hoods Bay to Ravenscar

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 […]

A Review: Wildfire Pizza at the Ship Isis

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 […]