Things to do on Holy Island (Lindisfarne) in Northumberland

LINDISFARNE CASTLE

  If you are visiting Northumberland and driving the Northumberland Coastal route one of the absolute must-visit destinations along the coast is the Holy Island of Lindisfarne. Only three miles long and one and a half miles wide this tiny island with a population of less than three hundred welcomes over half a million visitors […]

Planning a Drive Up the Northumberland Coastal Route

Northumberland Coastal Route featured by top international travel blog, Tracy's Travels in Time

(This post about driving the Northumberland Coastal Route was updated in May 2019)   Beautiful Northumberland is England’s northernmost county. It is not only one of the most lovely of counties to visit during the day with many wonderful places to visit  but also at night! Northumberland has the largest protected area of night skies […]

A Novel Experience – A Visit to Barter Books Alnwick

(This post about visiting Barter Books was updated in May 2019) If you are visiting Northumberland there are lots of beautiful places to visit and things to do. One of our favourite places to visit is Barter Books in Alnwick. Barter Books in Alnwick is the most magical place for book lovers and is somewhere I […]

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