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Eleven Festive Events in the North East that You Need to Book Now (because they are selling fast!)

(*AD – sponsored post) It seems to be true that the festive season starts earlier with each passing year, I’m pretty sure I saw selection boxes in the supermarkets in early September! Whether you love getting organised months in...

A Big Day Out with the Go North East Toon Tour (featuring commentary by yours truly)!

(AD – this post is sponsored by Go North East) Open top bus tours are a great way to explore a city, I’ve experienced them in Barcelona, London and Prague but never did I think that one day I...

Wild Intrigue Bats and Pizza Night at Wild Northumbrian

*Ad – Gifted I’m a big believer that spending time in the great outdoors helps your mental well being. Whenever I force myself off the sofa and out in to nature I always feel reinvigorated. So when the lovely...

Days Out by Bus with Go North East

*AD As much as I love my little Figaro car, it is often more practical and far less stressful to plan days out by bus, especially when the family come to visit. If you haven’t been on board a...

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...

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...

12 Experiences to Try In and Around Newcastle in 2019

With nearly five year’s worth of blogging about Newcastle under my belt, you could assume that I’veΒ tried just about everything there is to experience in this fine city and the surrounding areas, but you’d be wrong! There are so...

Top Ten Things To Do Along the North Tyneside Coast

*Sponsored The variety of things to see and do plus the ever growing list of amazing places to eat and drink draws me back to North Tyneside time and time again! The unspoilt coastline has some of the best...