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... School of Art which had one of the buildings designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Unfortunately a fire earlier this year meant we weren't able to tour the building. We visited the Kelvingrove Museum and Art Gallery which has a varied collection of artwork and natural history section. Of particular interest was artwork by Scottish painters and the gallery on work of Mackintosh. We also visited ...
... convinced a few people to come visit.
The third Piping Live performance was on a square called "Candleriggs". It may sound obvious, but this is the area of Glasgow where candles used to be made. It was close to the river and away from the wooden houses that could easily burn down. Now it seems a quite posh part of the city with lots of offices, banks, insurance companies etc.
This is where the weather came out to remind us which country we are in. ...
We head off this morning with our first stop in Grasmere in the Lake District, very pretty countryside, almost as nice as NZ :) We visit the churchyard where William Wordsworth is buried and we amble along the lovely country lanes, they are very narrow, lots of lovely old houses, homesteads, very nice scenery. Then we are into Scotland and visit Gretna Green. I am sure you know the history here where young ...
... surrealist painting, poke fun at classical architecture and make the building uniquely Mackintosh. It seems to create a space in which anything can happen, exactly what you want in an arts school. On our way back to the apartment we had beers at Waxy O'Connors, one of the most beautifully decorated pubs I've ever been in, and then grabbed takeout dinner from the local chippy. Monday was mom's first day of her conference. After walking her to the building, I went off to do a bit more ...
... having a lot of traveling, everything went so smoothly with all of the flights. I was very thankful. I felt good. This was a Sunday night that I got home and I returned to work on Tuesday.
I remember getting really tired very early on the subsequent days. It would be 8:00pm and it would feel like 2am. It took like like a week to start to have a normal sleep schedule again.
My travel day home went well! Thank you God!
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Merchant City, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $120
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Merchant City, Glasgow | 4 star hotelfrom $118
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City Centre, Glasgow | 2 star hotelfrom $78
- Total let down
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City Centre, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $110
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City Centre, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $114
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