running out of time on a city trip to Newcastle!
If you don’t know much about Newcastle you wouldn’t expect to have the best time there. But trust me! There is enough to see and to do. I’ve been in Newcastle twice so with this blog I give you some inspiration for things to do in Newcastle.
Shopping >> to do in Newcastle >>
In The Netherlands I never go to the Primark, but when I’m abroad I always just need to walk inside. I found the best eye catchers there which seemed expensive or from a designer brand. Nice! In Newcastle you can find the Primark in the main street like many other shops so take some time to go on a shopping spree.
High Bridge Street >> to do in Newcastle >>
A street you shouldn’t miss is High Bridge Street. Small boutiques like vintage to gentlemen and nice bars. The small street seems idyllic.. with cobblestones and authentic fronts!
Leazes Park >> to do in Newcastle >>
The spot for a picnic in summertime or for a jog in the park, is Leazes Park. With a pond and wide lawns to chill when its warm or to go for a walk!
Lane7 >> to do in Newcastle >>
Bowling has never been this trendy! Win from your friends with a game of bowling at Lane7. You can have also have a very nice dinner at this hipster bowling alley!
Markets >> to do in Newcastle >>
Lots of nice markets! From an indoor food market to a Sunday market and a trendy market every once in a while. Read more here about the markets in Newcastle!
Cinema >> to do in Newcastle
Rainy day? No worries! Go to the movies at Tyneside Cinema. Nice for a brunch in the weekend and an afternoon movie!
A day to Tynemouth >> to do in Newcastle
A nice thing to do when you are in Newcastle. In 30 minutes you get to beach town Tynemouth by metro. Away from the city at the beach. Cute little streets, pubs and a cliff with a castle on top. Read the tips about Tynemouth here!
Culture >> To do in Newcastle
Everyone who wants to do something cultural on a city trip in Newcastle should go to the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art or The Old Biscuit Factory. Varying expo’s and also nice to go for something to eat and drink.
VISIT NEWCASTlE WITH DFDS SEAWAYS
For Lindanieuws.nl I went with the DFDS Seaways ferry from IJmuiden to Newcastle. You can check the video of my hotspot trip below. The good news is that you can book this trip with discount. You can book a mini-cruise to Newcastle with luxurious ferry and hotel with 50% discount. From € 99,- for € 49,- each person. So you can check all the hotspots from our Newcastle City Guide!