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Inside Background
Newcastle ranges from the ancient to the modern, the name of the city dates...
Last edited: April 30, 2006
Newcastle upon Tyne has gone through many stages in its history as a city, from...
Last edited: September 05, 2011
Newcastle is probably one of the UK's safest cities. Visits to the area are 99...
Last edited: September 05, 2011
   Newcastle-upon-Tyne, often shortened to Newcastle, is located in North East...
Last edited: June 24, 2006
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, or more commonly, Newcastle, is a small to moderate sized...
Last edited: September 05, 2011
The  Tourist Information Centre&nbspin in the Central Arcade on Market...
Last edited: November 09, 2015
The weather in Newcastle, as with many parts of the United Kingdom, is quite...
Last edited: September 05, 2011
Newcastle is the economic and cultural capital of North East England. It has...
Last edited: February 14, 2014
If you are a student and on a strict budget, here are a few places to stay (and...
Last edited: May 04, 2015
Inside Transportation
Newcastle Airport is situated approx 5-6 miles North West of the city centre...
Last edited: August 03, 2012
There are numerous methods of travel within the city. The Tyne and Wear...
Last edited: March 28, 2011
Tyne and Wear’s public transport system is administered by Nexus...
Last edited: July 13, 2008
Inside Things to Do
The Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle seats about 11,000 and hosts many sports and...
Last edited: June 12, 2014
Newcastle-upon-Tyne is home to several interesting museums that both tourists...
Last edited: March 27, 2016
There are plenty of places to go after dark in Newcastle upon Tyne, depending...
Last edited: February 01, 2014
If you are interested in shopping while visiting Newcastle, the city has...
Last edited: July 18, 2006
Pubs 
PUBS NEWCASTLE www.pubsnewcastle... contains the latest information on over 175...
Last edited: May 22, 2006
The Bessie Surtees House is part of English Heritage, and admission to this gem...
Last edited: August 19, 2014
Newcastle City Guide Walks. Trained volunteer City Guides offer a range of...
Last edited: September 08, 2015
 As has already been pointed out by someone else, Washington is NOT in...
Last edited: September 05, 2011
Inside Dining Scene
The dining scene is quite varied, English, French, Italian, Chinese, Thai...
Last edited: August 14, 2013
Brilliant little Bistro next door to South Gosforth Metro station. Freshly...
Last edited: July 20, 2009
Inside United Kingdom: For Foreign Visitors
Currency The currency of the United Kingdom is the Pound Sterling (£).  In...
Last edited: March 04, 2016
The United Kingdom is not part of the Schengen passport-free travel area which...
Last edited: April 12, 2015
The Emergency Numbers in the UK are 999 or 112. The operator will ask which...
Last edited: March 04, 2016
The first thing that visitors from outside the United Kingdom...
Last edited: March 04, 2016
FIRE, POLICE, AMBULANCE, COASTGUARD, MOUNTAIN and CAVE RESCUE (emergency only...
Last edited: March 04, 2016
Tipping Context  Tipping is not expected in the UK in the way it is in other...
Last edited: August 22, 2016
From 6th November 2006 until further notice, strict rules regarding liquids...
Last edited: March 04, 2016
In all cases, for hiring a car you will need a valid credit card, preferably...
Last edited: July 07, 2016
For most foreign visitors the British drive on "the wrong side" of the road...
Last edited: March 04, 2016
If you Google for "eating out in Britain" you will find lots of tourism...
Last edited: March 04, 2016
Christmas is just 5 weeks away and it is the best time to travel amazing...
Last edited: November 22, 2013
Before you learn to drive or ride a new vehicle make sure you know about the...
Last edited: September 14, 2015
Motorway Service Areas are leased out to various operators, mostly companies...
Last edited: October 06, 2010
The UK postal service is known as Royal Mail. Royal Mail Group Ltd is the...
Last edited: March 04, 2016
Sleeper Trains link London with various Scottish cities and the South-West...
Last edited: June 03, 2015
So, you've planned to visit the UK, do a bit of driving while you're here and...
Last edited: May 24, 2015
For the Dutch: Tapping the side of the forehead in the UK means you are stupid...
Last edited: May 24, 2015
The United Kingdom's railway network is the oldest in the world, having existed...
Last edited: June 11, 2015
Great Britain invented the train with the first passenger service opening...
Last edited: April 25, 2015
Here are a few Apps for use with various SmartPhone and Tablet devices around...
Last edited: March 04, 2016
Winnie the Pooh, Alice in Wonderland, Thomas the Tank Engine, The Hobbit...
Last edited: December 21, 2015
Some people find that travelling without a car in the UK is simple.  All you...
Last edited: May 24, 2015
With nearly 200,000km of well-maintained footpaths, one of the best ways to see...
Last edited: July 24, 2012