Travel Blogs from Glasgow
... pulling into central station & while this May have been convenient for when we have to catch a train on Friday I wasn't happy & poor Geoff had to go back to reception again & we changed rooms again. We stayed in this one. 3/9/2014 Wednesday Today we went on the hop on hop off bus. & went to see st mungo's cathedral. The architecture from 13th century was amazing and the stained glass windows very beautiful. We then went to the st mungo ...
... but I thought if I can eat crickets and pig brain, I can get through a bit of tongue. Not bad actually, kind of like corned beef in look and taste. After meeting the family we went back to the Greenock Cemetery with some flowers to put on Dad's grave and then on to Glasgow airport for the flight back to Stansted. England Saturday 16 August Leaving today and always hard to say goodbye to mum. 91 and still trucking on. Next stop Singapore after a long flight via ...
... visit in the rain. They are getting all set up for the Commonwealth games here, a huge marquee in the main square getting set to sell merchandise. We don't get much time here which is a pity we have a quick look in the local council chambers which were gorgeous, photo attached.
We are staying a bit further out of town tonight, and it's still raining, so dinner in the hotel and an early night for us.
... on board tour guide, which Dad thought was great because he did all the navigating around Glasgow City. His idea for lunch was to go to an old building that was a museum, but it has a huge pipe organ. At 1 pm someone plays for about 30 minutes. So we got Scottish pies and munched to the sounds of this massive organ. Not a bad spot really. Next we went to the Glasgow cathedral. Here there was a list of men that died ...
... to a bar for lunch and drinks and decided on what we could do but couldn't come up with anything so spent the rest of the day drinking.
Day 165: Today we did just as little as the previous day, we looked up stuff that we could do but nothing really appealed to us. So we took a small walk around while we waited for a screening of the movie Looper to start, we enjoyed the movie and was ...
Other places to stay in Glasgow
West End, Glasgow | 2 star hotelfrom $87
East Kilbride Road, Glasgow | Hotelfrom $99
City Centre, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $65
Victoria Park, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $109
Neilston Road, Glasgow | 3 star hotelfrom $116
80 Busby Road, Glasgow | Hotelfrom $180
Shettleston, Glasgow | Hotelfrom $65