Your blog guide to NewcastleGateshead

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Rachel Kershaw

I'm a proud ambassador for all that's great about Geordieland and love sharing the best of what NewcastleGateshead has to offer. I may not be a Geordie born and bred but I've lived here for a over a decade and am proud to call this fabulous region my home!

A Day Out in Whitley Bay and Tynemouth with the Stagecoach Seasider

(AD – This post is sponsored by Stagecoach) One of the things I love most about living in Newcastle is the close proximity to the coast. As soon as the sun peeps out from behind the clouds, James and...

19 Places to Visit With Your Dog In and Around Newcastle

My boyfriend and I have talked about getting a puppy for years but the dream finally became a reality when I recently started working for myself from home. Meet Pat… he’s a wire haired fox terrier and we are...

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Da Vinci on My Doorstep

AD – This is post is sponsored by Sunderland Culture Whenever I travel abroad I love to visit the local museums and must-see landmarks to get up close to renowned artwork from famous artists, especially in European cities. I couldn’t...

Some of My Favourite Places in the North East to Spend Family Time Outdoors

What is with the British weather at the moment? OK, I know… it’s notoriously unpredictable at the best of times, especially here in North East England, but it’s just been nuts recently! Last month I wrote a post all...

My Top 10 Indoor Family Attractions in Newcastle City Centre

*AD (features places we have previously visited with gifted tickets) One of the many benefits of living in Newcastle is that there is no shortage of fun things to do and my family often choose to come here for...

How to Burn Calories (and have fun!) in the North East

As I scroll through my social media apps it seems that almost everyone I follow is on some kind of mission to be healthier. Whether it’s giving up drink, hitting the gym or taking on an epic challenge, their valiant efforts...