St James is at the very end of the Coast line on the metro and primarily serves St James Park football ground however is also handy for Chinatown and Newcastle Business School on a wet day (although you'd have to change at Monument if you're coming in on the Airport line). Come out of the … Continue reading St James
'No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted' - Aesop I feel like I need to get something off my chest that's been bugging me for a while now. I appreciate that a while back I wrote about how I hate open letters to people and I feel this may be veering … Continue reading If You Can’t Be Positive Be Quiet
Hadrian Road metro station is largely residential between Howden and Wallsend. As such, there isn't much in the way of pubs nearby. We left the station via platform 1 and walked North onto South Terrace, then turned left onto Wallsend High Street and you'll find The Coach and Horses about 8 minutes down on the … Continue reading Hadrian Road
'My style is not that big. I wear heels, tight pants, and I wear diamonds' - Donatella Versace I'm the type of person who will chuck myself out of a plane on my honeymoon, and try the spiciest thing on a menu just to try and show off however when it comes to fashion I … Continue reading H&M Cigarette Pants
Travelling to Byker is a surprisingly pleasant journey if you're coming from the centre of town as your travel past Ouseburn and over the Byker Viaduct which offers really pretty views of the Tyne and bridges. As you arrive at the station and exit through the main doors turn left towards Shields Road and you'll … Continue reading Byker
'Don't you know there ain't no devil, it's just god when he's drunk' - Tom Waits It's no secret that I enjoy a glass bottle of wine or two on a weekend so I believe I'm able to speak with some authority when it comes to being drunk. I'm afraid to say as well that I'm … Continue reading Is it possible to drink yourself sober?
When you live out in Bank Foot there's nothing more frustrating than getting to a metro station and seeing the fatal words 'next train terminates at Regent Centre' ugh, so close yet so far. However more than once have we hopped on the train anyway and paid a visit to some of the great pubs … Continue reading Regent Centre