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“if its only black n white” 1 of 5 stars
Review of Grey's Monument

Grey's Monument
Grey St., Newcastle upon Tyne, England
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Type: Monuments/ Statues, Landmarks
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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“if its only black n white”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

then theres only greys. its a wholesome pub with decent grub and selective beers. not for the connassuer but certainly for a real bloke with an apetite

Visited December 2012
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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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34 attraction reviews
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58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
“Great place to meet”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2012

If you are out with friends, or just want to meet somewhere central, well here's the place. Lots of people like to sit around it. It's bustling and right in the centre of things. There's really good shops nearby and pubs.

Visited November 2012
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Bergen, Norway
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12 attraction reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“A FOCAL POINT IN NEWCASTLE”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2012

Its a focal point for transport . Tyneside Metro or buses . A main entrance to the well-known European shopping mall , Eldon Square, Many like to sit around the Monument . Others have political petitions and things OR leading up to it you might see a whole row full of tents selling homemade , delicious , cheeses , jams , wine , German or Italian sausages at good prices , Buy them as souvenirs or eat them before you get back to the hotel hahaha

Visited August 2012
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attard, malta
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“The birth of Earl Grey Tea!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2012

Christmas time is a great time to be around the monument because of the Christmas Stalls selling a wide variety of international food! There's lots of shops within the vicinity & the traditional and fantastic Grainger Market!

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Ocean Grove
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“Earl Grey”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

Right in the center of town, monument to Earl Grey, who's wife invented the tea! Seems to be the center of the city, nice shopping district right off the square, very nice blocks of buildings going down to the river, almost 100% intact, no moder buildings to mess up the view!

Visited November 2012
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