Welcome to Glasgow

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GLASGOW HAS BEEN NAMED AS ONE OF THE TOP 20 ‘BEST OF THE WORLD’ DESTINATIONS FOR 2016 BY INFLUENTIAL PUBLICATION NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC TRAVELER, THE CITY HAS ALSO BEEN VOTED THE ‘FRIENDLIEST CITY IN THE WORLD’ IN A ROUGH GUIDES POLL AND NAMED A MUST VISIT DESTINATION BY LEADING PUBLICATIONS LIKE THE NEW YORK TIMES, THE GUARDIAN AND WANDERLUST!

Earning its reputation as one of the world’s greatest cities, you can expect a very warm welcome and when you add world-class architecture, a vibrant nightlife, breathtaking scenery and outstanding shopping, you’ll never want to leave!

Browse through fascinating museums and art galleries, like the world-renowned Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum and the iconic Riverside Museum. Stroll through beautiful green parks or tantalise the taste buds in a dazzling array of restaurants.

Indulge in all manner of retail therapy — the city is consistently voted top for shopping in the UK outside London. Internationally known for the friendliness of its welcome, Glasgow has also been named by Lonely Planet as one of the world’s top ten must-see cities, and was listed in the New York Times top places to visit.

Sitting on the doorstep of some of the world’s most breath-taking scenery and with great transport links to the rest of the country, Glasgow is an ideal location to sample the sights and sounds of Scotland. Recently named as one of the top 3 countries to visit in 2014 by Lonely Planet, there has never been a better time to experience Scotland.

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For more information on what to do in Glasgow and getting around the city when you are here.