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Customer Travel Tips for Newcastle upon Tyne

83% Avg. city rating Rated by 99 customers

Activities / excursions 80%

Restaurants / eating out 87%

Shopping 87%

Chilling out / relaxing 77%

Getting around / public transport 86%

Sightseeing 79%

Culture 80%

Nightlife / partying 87%

Value for money 79%

Customer Travel Tips for Newcastle upon Tyne

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100% Avg. rating
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14 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Events / festivals Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Enjoy the Pubs and the clubs but get out and see the sights

Liked: Very friendly people lots of character modern buldings into the 21st centre mixed well with the beautiful Georgian Victorian buildings of the past which left me amazed at the stonemasons skills

Disliked: Nothing

64% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
64% Avg. rating


12 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Visit and decide for yourself.

Liked: Nothing outstanding.

Disliked: Nothing in particular.

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
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84% Avg. rating


24 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Bring a raincoat

Liked: The place is a hidden jewel

Disliked: The weather is horrible. It was so windy and at night it rained non-stop

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14 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Work / volunteering

Customer Travel Tip: Take a coat

Liked: The shopping is amazing

Disliked: Nope

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13 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Visit the Baltic Gallery.

Liked: Everything except the cool weather.

Disliked: No.

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
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  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating


13 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Events / festivals

Customer Travel Tip: Don't go out on an empty stomach! And make sure to have a wander along the beautiful quay.

Liked: The people are among the friendliest I've ever come across, and know how to have a good time!

Disliked: More than the average number of cash machines that charge for withdrawing money.

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating


12 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Events / festivals

Customer Travel Tip: ...

Liked: ...

Disliked: ...

71% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
71% Avg. rating


21 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Walk along the river in the Quayside area

Liked: The castle and the cathedral

Disliked: The museums are not so much interesting

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07 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break Events / festivals Partying / nightlife Shopping

Customer Travel Tip: Comfortable shoes for all The walking, shopping & sight seeing

Liked: Great shops friendly people nice weekend away in the sun lots to do & see

Disliked: Nothing

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 20%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 60%
73% Avg. rating


03 Jun 2015

Customer Travel Tip: Use the metro it's cheaper

Liked: Night life

Disliked: Been ripped off by taxi drivers

98% Avg. rating
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  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
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  • Shopping - 100%
98% Avg. rating


01 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Events / festivals

Customer Travel Tip: take in all the local hospitality

Liked: friendly atmosphere

Disliked: no

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
76% Avg. rating


13 Apr 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Events / festivals

Customer Travel Tip: Bring a camera

Liked: Life centre

Disliked: Drunks

64% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
64% Avg. rating


26 Mar 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Take a Short Trip around

Liked: Small cute city

Disliked: The Food

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
91% Avg. rating


18 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife Shopping Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Take your coat and enjoy all it has to offer :)

Liked: Mainly the nightlife, the shopping was a bonus!

Disliked: The weather, but that's typical English weather

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08 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Business / conference Visiting friends or family

Customer Travel Tip: Hop on to the Metro to fit a coastal trip into a city break. Either Whitley Bay for a night out you will never forget, or the more picturesque Tynemouth.

Liked: N/A

Disliked: N/A

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
82% Avg. rating


03 Jan 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife Visiting friends or family

Customer Travel Tip: Go in larger groups to be safe.

Liked: Great nightlife!

Disliked: quite a 'fighty' atmosphere in most clubs.

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
91% Avg. rating


06 Oct 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife Shopping Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Take lots of money and lots of warm clothes.

Liked: Pretty much everything.

Disliked: How cold it was!

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
93% Avg. rating


09 Sep 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Work / volunteering

Customer Travel Tip: Go by train and stay in Euro Hostel

Liked: City centre is beautiful

Disliked: no

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating


08 Sep 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break Events / festivals Shopping Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: no

Liked: no

Disliked: no

51% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 20%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 20%
  • Culture - 20%
  • Sightseeing - 20%
  • Value for money - 20%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
51% Avg. rating


31 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: only go if you like the nightlife and travel with a group

Liked: the mall

Disliked: I didnt feel safe in chinatown or at eldon square too many loiterers

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83% Avg. city rating Rated by 99 customers

Activities / excursions 80%

Restaurants / eating out 87%

Shopping 87%

Chilling out / relaxing 77%

Getting around / public transport 86%

Sightseeing 79%

Culture 80%

Nightlife / partying 87%

Value for money 79%

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