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“Classy street - Great architecture - good food”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Grey Street

Grey Street
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Historical Walking Tour of Newcastle
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
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“Classy street - Great architecture - good food”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2014

Wonderful architecture which the city planners have not allowed to be spoilt by modern garish advertising and have kept the high Victorian feel of the place. Take your time here and have a coffee or perhaps a meal at one of the many eateries. Information Centre is in the wonderful Arcade off this street.

Visited June 2014
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“Lovely street to wander in”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2014

Very nice architecture. Sad point is that most of the bars and restaurants are chains... It is a world trend...

Visited July 2014
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New York City, New York
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“Take a self-guided tour of the centre of the City”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2014 via mobile

Drop by the Information Center on Grey Street and either take the 10:30 am tour or, as we did, a self guided tour and discover a wonderful side of Newcastle that none of the other single point attractions come close to. It's divided into two parts and the staff in the Office will print out the guide sheet. DO NOT MISS the Arcade behind the Office where the guided tour starts. Grab lunch in the extraordinary Grainger Market where there's the original Marks and Spencer penny store. Each part is advertised as 1.5 hours but could easily be 2-3 hours or 45 mins each.

Visited July 2014
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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“great architecture”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2014

The architecture on this street is great. There are several good bars and restaurants on the street, as well as the theatre royal.

Visited June 2014
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Durham, United Kingdom
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“Beautiful”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2014

whats not to like??? Restaurants, Theatre, Bars, Art Galleries, Jewellers........hello, welcome to fabulous Newcastle!!!!!!!!

Visited June 2014
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