Durham Cathedral © Graeme Peacock Beamish Museum © Graeme Peacock

We are surrounded by the peaceful open spaces of Teesdale, where you can enjoy walking and cycling and experience the famous High Force Waterfall.

Of course, not to be missed is a trip to Durham City & its stunning Cathedral.

Take all the family to relive old times at Beamish Open Air Museum

Tyne & Wear

Newcastle & Gateshead Quayside © Graeme Peacock Newcastle City Centre © Graeme Peacock

Visit Newcastle & Gateshead city centre & quayside.

Enjoy the ultimate shopping experience at The Metro Centre.

Explore the region’s Roman history at Segedunum Roman Fort, Baths and Museum and it’s Christian history at Bede’s World.



Alnwick Castle, Northumberland © Graeme Peacock Bamburgh Beach & Castle © Graeme Peacock

Explore all Northumberland – a county of peaceful countryside, rich history and stunning coastline.

It’s many castles include Alnwick Castle & Garden, Bamburgh Castle and Chillingham Castle.

On the coast – Holy Island, Farne Islands boat trips and Seahouses.

Visit the many Roman sites on Hadrian’s Wall.


Whitby, North Yorkshire © Graeme Peacock Derwent Water in The Lake District © Graeme Peacock

The Lake District National Park is surprisingly close by.

You can also enjoy a trip to North Yorkshire.


(Enjoy more photos of North East England by Graeme Peacock)