Find your passion in North East England
South Tyneside is the perfect base to explore the spectacular castles, beautiful countryside and vibrant cities of the North East of England.
Just on our doorstep is NewcastleGateshead, an intriguing mix of the modern and historic.
See the stunning Sage Gateshead, explore the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, walk across the Gateshead Millennium Bridge, then hit the many museums, shops, restaurants and bars the city has to offer.
Nearby destinations of Tynemouth, Whitley Bay and Sunderland are also well worth a visit. And don't forget the likes of Alnwick Castle & Gardens, Hadrian's Wall, Beamish and Durham City, all just a short drive away.
For more ideas on this great region check out Visit North East England, and be sure to discover the passionate people and places of North East England.
We're also currently taking part in a campaign with other seaside destinations around the country - check out www.visitengland.com/moreseaside for more information.