Newcastle Guide

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Once you’ve arrived in Newcastle, you’ll need to work out what activities you want to do first. Whether it’s visiting the 02 Academy to see your favourite band or visiting some of the great artistic and cultural attractions on offer, there’s so much to do in this jewel of the Northern crown that you’ll be hard-pressed on what to do first.

For those who love adventure and thrilling sports – ideal for stag weekends – then Newcastle is home to a fantastic array of activities like go karting, paintballing and even quad biking! If you fancy taking part in one of these, then make sure you’ve got everything prepared before you go. Search around the web for a reputable company for your activity and don’t choose one that looks too cheap.

More sedate activities are available in Newcastle, like a trip to one of the many art galleries including the Eletrik Sheep Gallery, the Biscuit Factory and the Laing Art Gallery. Or take in the history of Newcastle with a trip to the Segedunum Roman Fort, Baths and Museum or the Castle Keep of Newcastle. Finish off the day with dinner at a great restaurant: whatever your particular tastes, Newcastle has a host of different cuisines to cater for your tastes. Again, check out reviews of these restaurants online before booking in to make sure you find the best one and you keep your experience of Newcastle as enjoyable as possible!