Despite getting the upper-hand over Newcastle in recent derby football games, Sunderland is severely lagging behind its neighbour when it comes to being a popular tourist destination.
Whilst Newcastle has been voted as the Best City in the UK in a recent poll, Sunderland fails to charm its visitors in the same way.
But perhaps this promotional video will help?
We doubt it – it is a joke video after all. But it’s definitely worth a watch!
‘Visit Sunderland Today’ is a parody video, showing all that Sunderland has to offer – in the style of a tourism advert that local authorities occasionally release to boost interest in a certain area.
It’s harmless and sure to make you laugh, even if you are from Sunderland.
Check it out below…