West End Backpackers

Address: 3 Bank Street, Glasgow, Scotland, G12 8JQ, United Kingdom | Hostel
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This hostel, located in the West End area of Glasgow, is near University of Glasgow, The Mackintosh House, Hunterian Museum, and Hunterian Art Gallery.
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    Travel Blogs from Glasgow

    On Clyde's Trail

    A travel blog entry by lynnyslonglaugh on Aug 04, 2014

    3 photos

    The mascot for the 2014 Commonweatlh Games in Glasgow was Clyde, the friendly thistle. Clyde was designed by a 12 year old girl as part of a competition on BBC's Blue Peter and the winning design was chosen from over 4000 entries. As part of the games, school children were asked to design outfits for Clyde which were then reproduced by local and national artists on 5 ...

    No Rain So Far

    A travel blog entry by lifelearner on May 06, 2014

    1 comment, 16 photos

    ... a sudden, there would be a unique rock cottage along the route.
    Wildflowers abounded and the fields were dotted with new lambs.

    I love all the rock hedgerows dividing the various pastures on the farmland and of course, the old ruins of rock cottages and outbuildings along the way.

    On arriving at Glasgow ...

    Chip Patties and Haggis in Glasgow

    A travel blog entry by jebandcarmen on Dec 29, 2013

    10 photos

    ... a guy across the table, the "C" word, which we found out was common here. Swearing is totally accepted in all card rooms in Scotland. This man then sat down and finished his Chip Patty (French fries in the middle of two pieces of white bread and mayonnaise) and Haggis ( a savoury pudding containing sheep's heart, liver and lungs). YUM!!!

    Most everything ...

    Walking Amongst (and in) the Graves

    A travel blog entry by nellieva on Mar 30, 2012

    31 photos

    ... was in exactly the same position on the bed as when we left, though she was now asleep. She had to have been exhausted, as with all three of us making noise, she did not move a muscle. We moved downstairs and had a well-contested game of Clue ("Simpsons" version....yeah!) and read some, before returning to the room. Jane had STILL not moved. As I was tempted to get a mirror a check for formal signs of life, she finally stirred. Crisis ...

    Alex - Fakesgiving

    A travel blog entry by gennalex on Oct 13, 2010

    1 comment

    So apparently Genna is too busy to take her turn writing in this thing so I'll have another go.

    As some of you probably noticed it was Canadian Thanksgiving recently and like good Scottish couple we didn't even think of it until the day of. Obviously that's a little too late to expect Genna to cook an elaborate meal on top of doing hers and my homework, all the dishes and the laundry but hey, that's what I get ...