Alastair N's Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
New City Library
City Library Charles Avison Building 33 New Bridge Street West
This is a big modern building on four floors with a cafe as you go in. The floor with fiction is qui...
100 Grey Street
I was in Newcastle and had a spare evening so looked to see what was on at the theatre. That's Enter...
Laneway & Co
17-19 High Bridge
Having had lunch elsewhere, all we wanted was a cup of coffee, and our attention was drawn to the wr...
Fat Hippo Underground
2-6 Shakespeare Street
We were tempted in here by the description of the vegetarian burgers and were certainly not disappoi...
Pani's Cafe Bar
61-65 High Bridge
The criticism first. This place is very loud. It's downstairs in a basement with a vaulted ceiling a...
Mantra Thai Dining
29 Forth Banks
This place is located down a hill behind Central Station, almost at the quayside, and the Metro trai...
27 Queen Street
This place had changed ownership since last I was in Newcastle, and we called in because of the good...
Newcastle Central Station
24 Westmorland Road
This station has been modernised considerably over the last few years and looks really elegant insid...
26 Grey Street
Grey's Monument stands impressively at the top of Grey Street and is seen from several directions. I...
The Tyne Bridge
Is there a bridge much more iconic than the Tyne Bridge in Britain? As is well known it was the insp...
Grey Street runs steeply down from Grey's Monument towards the Quayside and the architecture of many...