Sitting perched on the banks of Clyde River, the vibrant city of Glasgow invites you to explore its unique neighborhoods. Get a glimpse of the city’s rich architectural heritage as elegant Victorian buildings and impressive mansions rub shoulders with newer, innovative designs that line the riverside. Take your pick of museums with the Riverside Museum detailing the region’s transport history, the Hunterian with its eclectic curiosities, and Provand’s Lordship showcasing medieval treasures. Stroll down the pedestrian-friendly Buchanan Street with its upscale stores or explore the weekend markets of the East End. For vintage finds and second-hand books, head to the West End. Big Feed, Glasgow’s sprawling indoor market is the best place for foodies with plenty of street food vans and trucks serving up flavorful specialties and local beer.
Gateway to Western Highlands
Shopping and Nightlife
Recommended UK & Ireland Tours
Places: London (3 days) → Bath (2) → Cotswolds (1) → Oxford (2) → Lake District (2) → London (1)
Tour Highlights: History & Architecture, Food, Museums, Galleries & West End Shows, British Royalty, Roman Baths, Georgian...