The North East is a region rich in culture, historic sites and dramatic landscapes galore – oh and it’s all contained in an easily accessible area.
Explore Durham and its UNESCO World Heritage Site inscribed castle and cathedral – which you’ll find atop a stunning hill that overlooks the River Wear below.
And you foodies will just love Newcastle too – with loads of stunning restaurants as well as their iconic Sunday market stalls.
Need another reason to visit? The surrounding areas are stacked with natural beauty – just look at the Farne Islands and their wonderful Puffin population or check out the ruins of the historic Hadrian’s Wall.
Did you know, there are seven bridges over the River Tyne.