Staybridge Suites Newcastle
Travel Blogs from Newcastle upon Tyne
... Tynemouth Village, a sweet little place dominated by a castle and priory ruin om the headland (just the place to make one despair if sent here unwillingly).
The Captain and Navigator used the lunch break for some serious cartography.
Cath has been searching for the last bus to Wallsend but is still to find it. None of them seem that full here. (Bernie can explain - its a rhyming slang type thing from the Hunter - "as full as the last bus to Wallsend"
Ferry is definitely the way to go to Europe (saves that long drive South plus cost of fuel) providing you can go out of season and early in the week (price doubles nearer Friday)
Very relaxed at both ends, Wait in the queue, have a sandwich lunch and tea in the van and be guided in by ...
... then calmed down and I got a picture of the two of them as emma wouldn't have believed the giant potato otherwise. After nabbing a bag of potatoes which had come out of the ground that morning we went back to the house. Edward couldn't believe how far we had walked especially when I said it was over 4200 steps. After having a spot of lunch I headed back to bed as my head was still hurting and emma took megan for a quick walk. It was very quick as emma can't walk ...
... it and said the colour was golden but emma and I agreed it was more copper coloured. It doesn't matter too much up here as there will be loads of ginger pale people but I'll probably sort it out before I go back to work. We didn't get into York to go to Jorvik as by the time we were on the outskirts of the city it was 2pm and we still had 2 more hours of driving to get to Alnwick. So we stopped for a mcdonalds and let megan have a wee and set off again. We saw ...
We managed to get to Newcastle in good time after a reasonably late start. Mandy came to visit and we popped to the Skiff pub close by to have a drink and a catch up. Lovely to see her but not a lot to catch up on really. David and Caitlin arrived around 6pm so ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center