Glasgow is the largest city in Scotland
and the second largest city in the United Kingdom
, and the third by population after Birmingham
From the geographical point of view, the center is built near the River Clyde
, in West Central Lowlands.
It is home to the fourth oldest university in the UK, the University of Glasgow
, which was founded in 1451.
For several decades Glasgow has become an elegant city, which attracts a number of tourists every year thanks to a cultural and artistic richness, one of the most important is the value of its architectural heritage, both ancient and modern, capable of collecting appreciations and consensus at national level with the award of the UK City of Architecture and Design
The city has many places of interest
, and the heart of the city undoubtedly George Square
, the largest square rectangular enriched with numerous statues including those of Queen Victoria, the square face important Victorian buildings, including the Bank of Scotland, the Office of Tourism
, the City Chambers
, which is the town hall and the cathedral
The Glasgow Cathedral is one of the few Scottish medieval churches survived the reform.
Glasgow is a city full of museums such as the Art Gallery and Museum Kelvingrove
, one of the most visited cities in the United Kingdom, the Botanical Gardens in Glasgow
, with all the greenhouses and the Hunterian Art Gallery
Goal that can not miss in your trip is a visit to the Burrell
Collection at Pollok Country Park
, a private collection of great works of art, works by Degas, Cezanne, Rembrandt, Manet
and many others.
In the same park there is also the Pollok House
, a nineteenth century villa with garden. Inside is hosted another great collection of Spanish art.
To spend a day with your family, you can take the great pedestrian streets Buchanan Street, Argyle Street and Sauchiehall Street
, some of the major streets of the city center filled with shops and surrounded by spectacular palaces where it is pleasant to walk.
The real peculiarity of these places pedestrian are the groups or young musicians who improvise outdoor concerts.
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To visit Glasgow, other hotels
at which you can stay are:
Hotel Crowne Plaza Glasgow
- Congress Road, Glasgow United Kingdom
Hotel Menzies Glasgow
- Washington Street, Glasgow United Kingdom
Sandyford Hotel Glasgow
- Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow United Kingdom
Hotel Glasgow Marriott
- Argyle Street, Glasgow United Kingdom