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The 7 Most Instagrammable Spots In Newcastle

Newcastle is a vibrant university city in the north of England, with a diverse nightlife scene, scenic bridges and real Geordie sprit.

Once a major hub for shipbuilding, the city is now flying ahead to the future with its offerings of business, science and art. But look, you’re just here for the ‘gram, right? We’ve got you covered. Here’s the 7 most Instagrammable spots in Newcastle…

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1. Digital

Digital is one of the city’s biggest and best loved nightclubs, but although the DJs are good and the dancefloor even better, you can’t miss out on a photo with their neon sign…


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2. High Level Bridge

This historical road and railway bridge is a scenic way to get from Gateshead to Newcastle, with dramatic arches on the footbridge and views of the River Tyne.


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3. Ouseburn

This is where you’ll find the North East’s largest legal graffiti wall on Dinsdale Place, which has some incredible murals by graffiti artists from across the country brightening up many a rainy day.


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4. Quayside

The Quayside is a spectacular area day and night with views of the iconic Gateshead Millennium Bridge, the world’s first and only tilting bridge. Throw in the vibrant riverside bars and restaurants and you’ll have endless Instagram snaps.


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5. Angel of the North

Set on a panoramic hilltop by the A1, the Angel of the North has become one of the most famous artworks in the entire region. Take a short drive just outside of the city to see this iconic sculpture.


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6. Alnwick Castle

Harry Potter fan? This 1000-year-old medieval castle is where scenes from Hogwarts School in Harry Potter were filmed.  The courtyards and baileys of Alnwick Castle were used to film Hogwarts students and staff going about their daily activities


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7. The Botanist

This cocktail bar is a secret garden of food and drink, with a beautiful view over Newcastle city. Flowers hang from the ceilings and botanical cocktails come with colourful petals and other pretty creations.


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Sarah Clayton-Lea

Co-founder of Big 7 Travel, Sarah created the company through her passion for championing the world's best food and travel experiences. Before her career in digital media, where she previously held roles such as Editor of Food&Wine Ireland, Sarah worked in the hospitality industry in Dublin and New York.

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