TripAdvisor Reviews Hillhead Hotel Glasgow
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... cook up some dinner.
OK yesterday we bored you with Cathedral's, today we will bore you with castles. First on the list is Dumbarton. A little history first, Dumbarton guards a point where two rivers (River Leven and River Clyde) join. This has been a strategic point since the 1300's. William Wallace, Robert the Bruce and Mary Queen of Scots all graced this rock with their presents. It saw action in the Napoleonic Wars, WWI & WWII. Most people think of ...
... to my dad's grave. He was cremated and his ashes are with his mother and father. After a cup of coffee with Tony and looking up some family history, we headed off for Glasgow to our hotel. The Glasgow Commonwealth games had finished the week before which was good timing for us as accommodation would have been at a premium. In wet and dreary weather things look a little tired and while Glasgow was not the dirty industrial city I remember as a child, it seems to have ...
... ride. They smiled and waved at me but I didn’t recognize them. I listened to their conversation and they sounded American so I asked if they were on Semester at Sea. They said yes and introduced themselves as Paige and Brittany. They were on their way to Edinburgh when Paige discovered that she lost her phone with all of her photos. So, she called it to see if anyone would answer and a Scottish woman did! The woman said she found the ...
... of films. Another, by Scottish artist Ian Hamilton Finlay, toyed with various themes from sea life to the French Revolution. One of his pieces, a picture of a guillotine with the words "the medium is the message" written on it, was especially provocative. Other pieces included a series of baskets with stone heads in them, as well as a room full of needlepoint pictures with cheeky sentences like "don't put all of your heads in one basket".
The best part of the museum, ...
... a problem. By this time, 9 am, it was beginning to get light but the weather was so bad it made little difference.
The flight had a headwind and we arrived late at Gatwick. Our info said that the gate closed at 11:25 and we exited our flight at 11:20 instead of 10:55. Hmm. Anyway we set off running for our distant gate with flailing luggage being carefully avoided by fellow passengers ambling through the terminal. ...
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