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Absolutely loved my time here at the MalMaison Hotel on the Quayside in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne! Highly recommended.

Fantastic service, great location and the room was immaculate. The Quayside really is so beautiful, it reminded me of Sydney’s Harbour Bridge a little and made me emotional!

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Whilst in the centre of Newcastle this weekend I visited the Quayside area to see the newly returned Kittiwakes. All I can say is “wow!”. The Kittiwakes which breed on the Tyne bridge and atop a number of other buildings along the river Tyne are the most inland breeding colony in the world. 319 more words

Tyne Bridge

The Newcastle icon that still has the ‘wow’ factor


I Will Learn

A few weeks ago now I had a check-up at the hospital with my Cardiologist, it was quite late in the day for one of these appointments so I decided to take my camera & new Tamron 10-24mm lens along and head down to the Quayside for some photos afterwards. 71 more words


Test Dept at Dunston Staiths

“This large-scale outdoor event takes place at the dramatic Dunston Staiths, reputed to be Europe‚Äôs largest wooden structure, which was built on the River Tyne in 1893 to ship coal from the local Durham coalfields to the world.” 217 more words