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Address: Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
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Gory Walking Tour of Newcastle
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Historical Walking Tour of Newcastle

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Newcastle visit

There is so much to do and plenty of choices for restaurant types and bars to choose from for all visits to the area.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
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Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

There is so much to do and plenty of choices for restaurant types and bars to choose from for all visits to the area.

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Down, Northern Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It is a lovely walk along the Quayside, looking at Newcastle's famous bridges. The day we went there was a Christmas Market along the Quayside which was lovely.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A beautiful area of the city. The views and architecture are amazing, The market is well worth a visit.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just a simply beautiful place to walk down, particularly at night with the Millennium Bridge illuminated! Some absolutely beautiful, amazing, fine dining restaurants to be found, a café where you can go and play with cats, and the Great British Cupcakery where you can find the best milkshakes in the world! Check them out on instagram!

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Cracking bars and restaurants around this area of Newcastle. A more chilled vibe than the Bigg Market and possibly a slightly older crowd which, for me at least, is a big thumbs up!

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

the quite different bri´dges give together an interesting view. I walked across Queen's bridge to have a good look in both directions

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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lively place with lot of shops and restaurants. Just needs good weather to enjoy the outdoors and stroll around

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Durham, England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We really like the quayside, vestry different nowadays from when I used to visit the market on a Sunday. Loads to see and do now and lot of bars and restaurants ro pop into.

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Castleford
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A chance to see many of the Tyne's bridges, the Waterfront and the new indoor music venues nicknamed "The Armadillo". Well worth a visit.

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North East England
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can have a nice stroll along the quayside and there's plenty to see and do, plenty of bars restaurants and coffee shops to keep you occupied. Nice views of Gateshead and the many bridges, and great to people watch.

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