Newcastle-Upon-Tyne is a beautiful city in the northeast of England. Newcastle-Upon-Tyne along with its ‘twin city’ of Gateshead, were a major hub for commerce, shipbuilding, and manufacturing during the Industrial Revolution. This early start gave Newcastle-Upon-Tyne the foundation it needed to become a strong centre for business, arts, culture, history, and the sciences in the northern parts of England.
In this article, we take a look at the top things to do in Newcastle city so that you can plan your visit and use your time effectively.
Angel of the North
The Angel of the North is a famous sculpture that was commissioned by Gateshead council from Antony Gormley in 1998. Antony Gormley is a popular artist, who has designed a few different well-known sculptures and public art exhibitions.
The Angel of the North can be found in Gateshead town, and seen from the A1 and A167 roads. It is regarded as the largest sculpture of an angel in the ent...