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- Drycleaning onsite
- Breakfast Available
- Non-smoking hotel
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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Today we went to the Metrocentre which is the biggest shopping centre in all of Europe. After that we went to the Scotland vs Samoa game with my Scottish cousin Nick, and Leaine and Frank came too and I was supporting Scotland and they won 36 to 33.
Then when the game ...
... we drove to our hotel where we were staying near the Tyne River. And then we walked over the Millennium bridge that goes over the Tyne. We had a walk around town where there were lots of All Black supporters.
... right opposite the stadium. Had one beer there then it was time to head in (after the girls ravaged all our left over fish and chips!). The stadium was so much more Awesome than I had expected. From TV you can only see the small stand. But beyond this all the stands go up about three or four tiers. The stadium was at capacity with 52,000 people - the biggest crowd I've ever been at. Our seats were in a corner and reasonably high up but still had a ...
Or something like that was being cheered loudly at st James park, where the Springboks were playing Scotland. Ok maybe it was just "Bokka Bokka!" Being chanted by the boisterous South Africa fans. A pretty crazy day as I got a message from Keith about 1130 the night before letting me know he had an extra ticket to the South Africa-Scotland match being played in Newcastle. I let him know yes and then after spending 30 minutes on the phone in ...
... to find anything similar anywhere. After that stuff we walked back home through the football stadium which had some statues that Peter said I needed to get my photo with, some famous people who apparently anyone who is into football would know (so not me) haha. On the walk back we walked through the campus of one of the other older universities and then back home. Planning on playing some games tonight and then heading to bed, not sure what we are going to do ...