Travel Blogs from Glasgow
We woke up this morning at 6:30 and didn't want to get out of bed. We took showers, packed our bags and checked out of London. We stopped to get a croissant and coffee then hopped on the metro. We were early enough that we beat rush hour. It was a breeze getting to Liverpool station to catch our train to the airport. On the train we met a guy from Scotland who told us some tips about what to do there. After a short train ride we arrive at the airport at 9am, a good 3 hours before ...
... the flight was due to depart ten minutes later than planned - okay whatever, that I can deal with. Only the closer we got to that time, the less it felt as though we were leaving anytime soon because there was no indication at the gate of boarding. Finally at 11pm we started to board and left an impressive thirteen hours later than we signed up for. But that's not all ladies and gentleman, no way. You think when you are in a plane in the air that the ...
... to Dubai leg! Had a buffet brekkie which kept us going all day. Picked up the hire car which got upgraded to a Kia Sportage. Very nice to drive. Managed to get on the M8 & stopped at numerous places until the final destination at Loch Leven. I had sea bass for dinner which was delicious & Shirl had lamb bits. I think the comment was the vegies were underdone & the lamb was overdone! They did have a Grant Burge on the wine list! Time to hit the ...
... a huge retail area, massive water features and a maze of lifts and escalators.
But I have another tale to tell, my poor husband spent 6 of the 7 hours on the latter flight in severe pain from bladder fluid retention.
By the time we landed in Glasgow it was clear that we would not have the Glasgow experience to our great adventure that we had planned.
The Emerites flight ...
... a rally navigator in the front seat instead of Kathryn. The whole time all I could picture was my great friend Stephen in his Subaru RX with the biggest **** eating grin on his face. Tracing the outside edges and inside corners or the narrow two line highway we reached Kathryn’s flat and bid Graeme adieu, then quickly decided that the best idea was to grab some pints. A local pub called Mash Tun served beer up just right. I specifically remembered a killer sound for the ...
Other places to stay in Glasgow
City Centre, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $104
- Great Value and Location
- Fantastic Location
- Very Poor
City Centre, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $135
- Needs refurbishing
- A relief
- Fantastic Stay at the Glasgow Marriott
City Centre, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $135
- Rude service - if any
- Crisps and tissues under the bed and chairs
- Perfect weekend!
Abbotsinch, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $95
- Won't stay here again
- Excellent airport location
- Dreadful airport hotel
Cowcaddens, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $133
- Fantastic Time
- Fantastic stay
- Great Hotel, Rooms are a Normal Size, Good Rates
City Centre, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $161
- Fresh Modern Hotel
- Wonderful hotel in the heart of glasgow
- SAS - Such A Shame
City Centre, Glasgow | 5 star hotelfrom $170
- The best hotel in Scotland
- Hair Today
- Entrance Anyone?
City Centre, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $92
- Loved Glasgow
- Just as good 2nd time around
City Centre, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $128
- Have to agree...where are the four stars....???
- Where are your four stars???
- Very good
City Centre, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $130
- Good Central Hotel
- Just book it!
- Decent hotel on the edge of downtown
Kelvingrove, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $123
- Disappointed -- did the people stay different place ?
- Could'nt be more helpful
- Tip top!
Cowcaddens, Glasgow | 2 star hotelfrom $116
- Aircon - What a racket - and not even the Hotels!
- Do not use the website to book
- Good for the money
Anderston, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $102
Jordanhill, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $104
- Unfair reviews
- A real case of inner beauty!
- Nice rooms but...
Cowcaddens, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $128
- What a disppointment!
- Great all round hotel
Maxwell Park, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $74
- Try this!
- Modern and clean
Kingston, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $77
- Good Service, Hotel Bit Past Its Best Though
- Don't go!
- Slightly aging.....
Merchant City, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $120
- Nothing wrong bar the price
- Great location
- Could not get away fast enough
Hutchesontown, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $97
- Average hotel, average quality
- Not bad for the money
- Good Value
Merchant City, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $118
- An excellent choice
- Nice facility but lots of street noise
City Centre, Glasgow | 2 star hotelfrom $78
- Total let down
- Pay the extra money and go to a nice hotel!
- Dont stay here!!
City Centre, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $110
- Not That Bad
- Unfortunetly all reviews are correct
City Centre, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $114
- Some things to improve upon
- Not bad but could be better
Anderston, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $96
- About the Corus, I join the chorus
- Clean & comfortable, near train station
- Loved the room,and check in Staff
Anderston, Glasgow | 2 star hotelfrom $76
City Centre, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $157
- Chilled Out
- Looking Dated