Stephanie Fox: Newcastle & Travel is a lifestyle and travel blog, run by a 30-something, social media manager and travel lover based in Newcastle Upon Tyne. I balance my home life in Newcastle with travelling as much as possible, whether that’s UK breaks, European getaways, or long haul trips. Passionate about good food, beautiful hotels and travel photography.

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery

‘Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery..

...that mediocrity can pay to greatness’. I saw this on twitter recently in response to a blogger having real problems with someone stealing her content. As she says it’s the last part of that quote that makes it important, because the stand alone and more commonly used ‘imitation is the sincerest form of flattery’ has recently got me thinking - is it&nbs[...]

Fenwick's window 2019 Charlie & The Chocolate Factory

Fenwick’s Window 2019 – Charlie & The Chocolate Factory

Fenwick’s window 2019 is Charlie & The Chocolate Factory, the much loved children’s story by Roald Dhal, and illustrator Quentin Blake. Like every year, the window unveiling marks the start of the festivities in the North East, and for this year the Northumberland Street windows tell the tale of Charlie Bucket and his adventure to Willy Wonka’s chocolate fa[...]

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