HaltwhistleHadrian's Wall in Northumberland, England.
Haltwhistle station has trains that run to and from Newcastle upon Tyne, Hexham and Carlisle.
Regular buses run to and from Newcastle upon Tyne and Hexham. Friendly, helpful drivers.
Also a place to catch the bus to Once Brewed and other spots along Hadrian's Wall.
All the shops and pubs are situated on the High Street, no more than 2 minutes walk apart, with the railway station and bus stop at one end.
phone: +44 1434 344363address: Housesteads Roman Fort, Haydon Bridge, NE47 6NNHousesteads is the most complete Roman fort in Britain, and one of the best-preserved in Europe.
- Take a pleasant walk along the River Tyne.
- Need a book to read early on a Sunday morning? An honour-box outside a bookstore in the high street allows you to choose a low-value book and toss your coins through the letterslot in the door.
phone: +44 1697 747601address: Greenhead, Brampton, CA8 7JSCountry pub on the Blenkinsopp estate run by a young couple serving excellent food with real ales and a decent wine list.
phone: +44 1434 322422address: Main St
- Cycle up to Alston