Near enough to London for a weekend trip, Newcastle is in northern England and has plenty to do. The city is great for visitors who want to get off the beaten path, and you can even get a direct flight from Newark, NJ with United now. Check out these 10 things to do while you're in Newcastle, UK.
Yo! Sushi offers flavoursome street food and sushi that in their words ‘is just bursting with shinsen’ - that I have learned is Japanese for fresh! First opening in 1997 in Soho London they now have nearly 100 restaurants around the world - with one in Newcastle and one in Gateshead. So what new dishes are on the menu at Yo! Sushi?
One Sunday afternoon we had the opportunity to head out without the boys and enjoy a stroll around one an area that is fast becoming known nationally as a hip hangout - Ouseburn in Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
The idea behind George’s Great British Kitchen is all about being different. It even has beach huts in which to sit. Last time we were in 'Seahouses' but this time we were sat very comfortably in 'South Shields', along with the cuddly fish and bowler hats. The concept is all about bringing proper British dishes, all with a unique twist, to the heart of Newcastle. We thought it was great on our first visit to George's Great British Kitchen in Newcastle - but what would the boys make of it?