Northumberland and Durham are the last two English counties before you reach Scotland. Despite the northerly location, they are both surprisingly easy to get to, whether you choose to travel by road, rail or air. So there is excuse not to visit! Carry on reading for a local's guide to Northumberland and Durham.
The UK’s coastline stretches for a staggering 11,073 miles (17,820 km)... If you add in the larger islands (such as the Isle of Wight and the Isle of Man), that number goes up to nearly 19,500 miles! So if you're planning a staycation, read on for our selection of some of the top seven destinations.
There's no doubt that Northumberland has some of the wildest and bewildering countryside in the whole of the UK. Steeped in history, the county is littered with a variety of attractions, from its expansive National Park, to impressive ancient castles and famous filming locations. Here's the top 7 places to visit!
Studies have shown that little things such as making your partner a cup of tea can strengthen your relationship, so just imagine what an extravagant or large gesture will do – like treating your loved one to a getaway in Northumberland! Read on to find out more.