"NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE" United Kingdom Things to Do Tip by keeweechic

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Newcastle-Upon-Tyne is a cosmopolitan city in the north east of England, in the Tyne and Wear region, which has a proud heritage stretching back 2,000 years. It is the largest city between Leeds and Edinburgh and is the regional capital of the North East of England.

There are museums, galleries, shopping and plenty of restaurants and nightlife. Further east, North Shields with it's busy fish quay, and South Shields, known for its Catherine Cookson connections, face each other across the mouth of the Tyne.

Address: Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland
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  • Updated Feb 24, 2010
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