Mckever Newcastle City Apartments

Walker Road Upon Tyne NE6 1DH , Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England, NE1 7DE, United Kingdom | Condo
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Travel Blogs from Newcastle upon Tyne

Of Tyrants and Travel Plans

A travel blog entry by karatedude99999

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... Grey College's student led seminar series. I got to see some excellent presentations on Genetic Engineering, the history of Chinese Dragons and the Politics of the Sochi Olympics. The presentation on the Sochi Olympics was especially controversial, as the presenter attempted to portray the Russian perspective on the Olympics and the Ukrainian crisis, which certainly sparked heated discussion.

Last week our Social Secretary Katy organized an awesome ...

Dad in Dunelm

A travel blog entry by karatedude99999

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... friends and give dad a taste of Grey College fine dinning. After dinner we all played pool, board games and then watched Ghost Busters in the MCR. Dad also got to try a classic Grey College Mars Bar toasty (grilled sandwich).

On Wednesday, dad and I took a tour of the Durham Castle. It was fun to share Durham University's greatest treasure with my dad, and the tour was quite informative. For example we learned about the Cafeteria chef who stood up to a Prince ...

Awesome Steam Trains

A travel blog entry by soniasjourneys

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... so we had lunch and then joined the fun. The inside displays were also very impressive and we spent at least three hours walking around and looking at the wonderful old trains and other memorabilia. There was one train that belonged to Queen Adelaide. It was so elegant and looking in the windows, I could easily imagine someone spending considerable time in the cars. They were furnished beautifully - what a way to see ...

Aggressive Negotiations

A travel blog entry by karatedude99999

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... or Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) negotiating the creation of a new UN disaster relief department in the 1970's. I got to play the diplomat from the USSR, which as any of you who know me well will know I enjoyed profoundly. We were instructed to stay in character for pretty much the whole day, meaning that even our tea and lunch breaks were spent wheeling and dealing with our fellow "diplomats". Alliances were formed, and broken. Plots were hatched and betrayals planned. Deals ...

Cultural Exchange

A travel blog entry by karatedude99999

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... I learn about the various cultures of the United Kingdom and its surroundings, while simultaneously sharing parts of my culture (or should I say cultures) with the people I meet.

This theme is particularly salient considering the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games kicked off on Friday. The Olympics are an excellent example of nations coming together in sport to share elements of their culture, and one has only to look at the opening ceremonies to see this in action.
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Location

This condo, located on Walker Road Upon Tyne NE6 1DH , Newcastle upon Tyne, is near Saltwell Park, Tynemouth Castle and Priory, Seven Stories, and Shipley Art Gallery.
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