Travel Blogs from Glasgow
... of sunglasses in the airport. She is still stuck in the 80's when it comes to buying stuff!
A very very BIG thank you to all our friends and family that have both encouraged us to make this bonkers trip, and for agreeing to look after the house and assorted creatures...I am sure Laggan is having a ball on Mull...
Next stop Dubai in seven hours...arrive Singapore at 1440 (local time)
Au Revoir...or 'Olive Oil' as we say in my family for reasons I no longer ...
... control cabin but the surprise id below decks.
Below decks is an amazing amount of space, then there is also another deck below that and another! They have a cafe on the first lower deck, interactive commentary stations where you press a button and it tells you about that location, and interactive components of the ship like freight elevators and navigation tools.
There's even a kids play area!
Cramming in as much as one can ...
... cooked up a meal. I cooked up some asparagus & steak, with a salad. Delicious. Post dinner Isaac wanted a quiet night in so just Jose and I headed out. We tried the main strip but I think we went out to early so another cab ride latter we went to a little alley way with some bars. We hopped our way along and stayed in the Irish bar till close listening to some acoustic music. The only pub open past twelve was an old ...
We rose early to say our goodbyes to Maddy and Jake before they headed off to work. After packing our things we grabbed the tube at Brixton to Victoria station, where we would be catching a bus up to Glasgow to stay for a couple of nights with Robert and Lawrence (Robert being Jackie's cousin). The bus took most of the day up, but it was nice to head north taking in the countryside as we went..
After making the highly anticipated entry ...
... Dali painting in Glasgow at the Kelvingrove Museum I knew I had to go see it. I always remember Dali from the bizarre painting of the desert landscape with the clocks melting over the tree branches. The Kelvingrove held another I had seen only in books - Christ on the Cross. On the model and the map ait only looked a short distance from the University so off we set - me, sis, the munchkin and bro. Bro did ...
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 Paisley, 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