Newcastle Area Guide

Newcastle has everything you need for a fun-filled city break. From shopping to nightlife to must see attractions, it really does have it all! It has been described as one of the most iconic cities in Britain, famous for it’s industrial heritage, popular nightlife, famous football club Newcastle FC and distinct regional ‘Geordie’ accent.


Food & Drink in Newcastle

With top cocktail bars, clubs and entertainment venues all within easy walk from each other, Newcastle is one of the most popular nightlife destinations within the UK. You’ll be spoilt for choice! Enjoy laidback cocktails, live music, local pubs and energetic clubs. If you’re looking to dine out, you’ll be in your element. With high-end restaurants, trendy bars and street food, there is plenty for you to try.

Shopping in Newcastle

Those looking for some retail therapy have lots to choose from. Explore intu Eldon Square – this giant indoor shopping centre is home to huge department stores, high street favourites and an impressive food court. You don’t want to miss Fenwick Newcastle too! Head to Northumberland Street and you’ll find the impressive department store which has been open since 1882.

Newcastle Attractions

Newcastle is also known for its outstanding visitor attractions. Discover the Life Science Centre which is an award-winning museum celebrating advancements of life sciences. Visit St James’ Park, the home of Newcastle United FC. See how it all began with a trip to Newcastle Castle. Located in the city centre, this Norman fortress explains where the story of Newcastle began and how the city got its name.

Plan your city break in Newcastle


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