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 in great here.

Roker Park Bandstand
Sunderlands History

Sunderland has some 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 Eats

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!

Small and Local Mothers Day Gift Guide

Celebrating Mothers Day this year is going to be very different. Especially considering I won’t even be able to give her a hug this year. Despite this, I know many of us will still want to make it special for all the amazing motherly figures in the world! This post is full of amazing small […]

Best Spots in Northern England for a Summer 2021 Staycation

Summer 2021 will absolutely be the year of Staycations! For me, I have already started thinking about it although I havent booked anything yet. I know a lot of people are so thought I would trhow together this post to get myself in the mood for holiday planning and to inspire anyone looking for some […]

Sunderlands Bridges and the River Wear

The River Wear is arguably the foundation of the City of Sunderland. Without it providing for and shaping the landscape, settelers might not have chosen to stay on the site and the city might never have been born. Throughout history is has proven itself to be incredubly useful for region and continues to be today. […]