Tyne and Wear Local Customs

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Tyne and Wear Local Customs

  • Geordie - language

    Newcastle upon Tyne Local Customs

    Perhaps more than any other in the country, the Geordie dialect can seem impenetrable to a non-Geordie, (a Geordie being a native of Newcastle). The differences between this and standard English fall into three main groups: - words that are pronounced differently - words that are unique to Geordie - words that are used differently, i.e. in...

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  • girls...girls...girls

    Newcastle upon Tyne Local Customs

    You may notice when you visit Newcastle that there is the occasional coat shop....This is for Tourists only who think Newcastle is cold.... All year round in Newcastle on a night time you will see that nobody wears coats and it is deemed downright silly to even think of wearing one... Even the women go out with the shortest of skirts and the...

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  • beer...beer..beer

    Newcastle upon Tyne Local Customs

    Newcastle Brown Ale is the best known beer from Newcastle. It's been brewed in the city since the 1920s and it's famous blue star logo has been there since the start. It’s available on draught, in bottle and in cans though the bottled version seemed the most common in the pubs we visited in Newcastle. I had never tried it before my visit to the...

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Tyne and Wear Hotels

  • Jesmond Dene House

    This nice little cozy B&B sits in the lovely residential neighborhood of Jesmond just north of the...

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  • Premier Inn Sunderland - West

    Wessington Way, Castletown (formerly "Travel Inn"), Sunderland, SR5 3HR, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Premier Inn South Shields

    2 Hobsons Way, South Shields, NE34 9PQ, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Park Farm Hotel

    Banesley Lane, Ravensworth, Gateshead, NE11 0HS, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Hey Green Country House Hotel

    Waters Road, Marsden, HD7 6NG, GB

  • Jurys Inn Newcastle

    I have stayed at The Jury's Inn twice recently for business as it is one of the favoured hotels of...

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  • Marriott Sunderland

    Queen's Parade Seaburn, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR68DB, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Little Haven Hotel

    Little Haven offers probably the nicest hotel accomodation in South Shields. It is one of the larger...

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  • Eslington Villa Hotel

    8 Station Road, Low Fell, Gateshead, NE9 6DR, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

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