If you haven’t seen it, Robson Green’s Weekend Escapes is a must-watch. He takes viewers to his favourite beauty spots in the North East, showcasing many of Northumberland’s highlights. Throughout the series, there is a focus on mental health and the healing power of Northumberland’s stunning natural landscapes.
Follow in his footsteps with our guide to where Robson Green visited in Northumberland, what activities he did and how you can do them too.
Episode 1 - The Northumberland Coast
In the first episode, Robson Green explores Bamburgh and admires Bamburgh Castle before hiring an electric bike from Go Electric Bike Hire. They deliver his e-bike directly to him, and he cycles the stunning Coast and Castles cycle route from Seahouses to Bamburgh. He then settles down for the night at spectacular Bamburgh Under Canvas, an adult-only glamping site offering luxurious Bell Tent accommodation just one mile from Bamburgh village. The following day Robson Green pops into Swallow Fish of Seahouses to try some smoked kippers, a Northumberland delicacy, before trying his hand at stand up paddle boarding with KA Adventures at beautiful Beadnell Bay.