Things to see and do - Newcastle upon Tyne
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Newcastle upon Tyne :
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Its spectacular setting, rich history and characteristic dialect of the local inhabitants (renowned for their desire to live life to the full, and sense of humour) contribute to the strong identity of this undisputed capital of the Northeast of England. Don’t miss the legendary Quayside, Newcastle’s artistic heart. Six different bridges (all remarkable structures) link it to Gateshead, the focus of ongoing regeneration efforts (both cultural and economic).
Tourist attractions Newcastle upon Tyne : Things to see and do
The wall, built from 122 AD on the orders of the Roman Emperor Hadrian, stretches for 117km from Wallsend on the Tyne to Bowness on the Solway Firth. Parts of the wall can still be seen today and it is studded with museums, camps and settlements, whi..
st. New Bridge
The Laing Art Gallery boasts a truly impressive collection of artworks dating from the 18C-20C. It also houses a very fine collection of watercolours and pays tribute to the decorative arts, represented by a splendid display of glass, ceramic and sil..
The "new castle" was built by William the Conqueror's son, Robert Courteheuse, in 1080. The keep is all that remains of the castle which he inherited in the 12C. From the top of this huge construction, you are greeted with a beautiful panor..
Hotels Newcastle upon Tyne
Gallowgate GB - Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4SD
With a sports bar and grill restaurant, this brand new hotel has a fitness centre and modern rooms with free Wi-Fi. Sandman Signature Hotel Newcastle is next to St James’ Park, home of Newcastle FC. The colourful, boutique-style bedrooms have large ..
Fenkle Street GB - Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5XU
Prix Prices from : 71 £
This boutique Newcastle hotel offers quirky, 4-star accommodation 2 minutes’ walk from Central Station. Its rooms are striking and unique, there is a fantastic Marco Pierre White restaurant on site, and Wi-Fi is free throughout the building. Hotel I..
12-18, Dean Street GB - Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1PG
Located in the heart of Newcastle city centre, Surtees Hotel is 5 minutes’ walk from the city’s main train station. The bars, restaurants and attractions offered by the Quayside are just 0.2 miles away. The en suite rooms at Surtees all have 28-inch..
Restaurants Newcastle upon Tyne
Trinity Gardens GB - NE1 2HH Newcastle upon Tyne
Stylish, open-plan brasserie where subtle greys contrast with bold floral fabrics. Eye-catching zinc-topped bar, smart dining room and efficient service. Appealing British and French classics, with a good value set lunch menu.
28-30 The Close GB - NE1 3RF Newcastle upon Tyne
Characterful 16C merchant's house with original flagged floors and exposed bricks. Accomplished, creative, very attractively presented dishes give a nod to the north - the chef-owner is a local. Choose between a market selection and two tasting menus..
25 Broad Chare GB - NE1 3DQ Newcastle upon Tyne
Owned by Terry Laybourne and next to its sister operation, Caffé Vivo. Sit in the snug ground floor bar or upstairs dining room. Choose from a snack menu of 'Geordie Tapas', an appealing 'on toast' selection, hearty daily specials and tasty nursery p..
29 Broad Chare GB - NE1 3DQ Newcastle upon Tyne
In a converted quayside warehouse - also home to a theatre. Zinc ducting and steel pillars give it an industrial feel, while hams, salamis and oils add a touch of the Mediterranean. Simple, satisfying cooking of classic Italian dishes.
2-8 Fenkle St GB - NE1 5XU Newcastle upon Tyne
Quayside GB - NE1 3DX Newcastle upon Tyne