From striking a pose at The Groyne to strolling through the historic pedestrian Tyne Tunnel, South Tyneside has plenty of Instagram hot spots.
If you’re looking for some Instagram inspiration, we’ve rounded up some of the places in the borough that will look good on the grid.
1. Herd Groyne Lighthouse
Perhaps South Shields' most iconic structure, the Herd Groyne lighthouse gets plenty of photographers' creative juices flowing. Dating back to the 1880's, it's become a symbol of the town that's instantly recognisable. Photo: Frank Reid
2. Tyne Pedestrian and Cycle Tunnel
With its distinctive blue tiles and vintage typography, the Pedestrian Tunnel isn't only a practical way to traverse the Tyne, it's also an attractive one too. Millions has been invested in refurbishing the Grade II-listed tunnel. Photo: Katy Wheeler
3. What a scoop
An institution in South Shields, Minchella & Co offers plenty of insta-worthy scoops Photo: UGC
4. Colmans Seafood Temple
One of the area's most visually striking restaurants, Colmans Seafood Temple is as picture perfect inside as it is outside. It's captured here lit for key workers during lockdown. Photo by Steven Lomas. Photo: Steven Lomas