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The Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne
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Explore the city’s dynamic The Quayside, which offers a wide range of entertainment options for visitors from around the globe. Once a busy industrial zone, this part of the city has been heavily redeveloped and now serves as the center of art and culture. Featuring dozens of popular restaurants, bars, and nightclubs, this bustling district also includes the BALTIC Center for Contemporary Art and the Sage Gateshead conference center. Two of the area’s most iconic features are the pedestrian Gateshead Millennium Bridge, opened in 2001, and the Tyne Bridge, ranked as the tenth tallest structure in the city. Use the convenient QuayLink bus service, operating 7 days a week, to discover the neighborhood’s main attractions and some of its finest pubs. Arrange to visit The Quayside and other attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne using our Newcastle upon Tyne itinerary builder.
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  • Lovely quayside, plenty of bars, quick bites, seaside quayside part for kids is great, nice long walk around with baltic and sage so close. 
  • Nice and peaceful atmosphere most days, really excellent Sunday market with something for everyone. Great views across the river and of the bridge, nice selection of cafes along the front and the exce...  more »
  • A lovely walk through the city centre that goes to Wallsend and on out to the coast. You can get the Metro back if your feet get tired!