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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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  • Crafts, food, bric-a-brac and wandering people. A delight when the weather is fine, not so when inclement. 
  • This is a lovely walk and the Sunday market has lots of local produce. The millennium bridge is well worth a walk across and is great if you can see it tilt. 
  • Definitely worth coming here if you are first time in Newcastle. Nice Riverside walk overview of brightest and the mill. Few good restaurants in walking distance.