Known as the commercial capital of Scotland, Glasgow is a bustling, cosmopolitan city and one of the top three foreign tourist destinations in the U.K.
While checking out our cheap flights to the U.K., you should consider bonnie Scotland and a family vacation via our flights to Glasgow.
Glasgow - The pulse of Scotland
There are many reasons why our flights to Glasgow are worth your while. To begin with, Glasgow is a gold mine for energetic shoppers, with tons of ridiculously low priced fine labels. But that’s not all there is. You can dine in the city’s many outstanding restaurants, followed by visits to the theater or perhaps a visit to the nearest pub, where you will feel the pulse of Scotland thumping hard and fast. A Scottish pub is where you will find the Scotsman at his best. They, along with the Irish, have mastered the art of telling tall tales and the more beer, the taller the tale. Glasgow also offers many cultural activities , with it's various galleries, museums and festivals.
The Scots are fiercely patriotic and never ever call them “British”! They dare to wear kilts whenever they feel like it and as to what they wear underneath, no one knows, but on a windy day you might find out yourself!
See the Scottish countryside
While you can have all the fun you like in Glasgow, you should keep in mind that the country surrounding it is a paradise for nature lovers. Various wildlife beckons the hunter, while Atlantic Salmon and Brown Trout abound in the lakes and rivers. The countryside is littered with old castles, many of which have been converted into hotels. They are extremely popular for honeymoons and anniversaries.
Hungry? Try Ichiban, 50 Queen Street, excellent Japanese food. Dhabba,for luxurious Indian dining in Merchant City. Mother India, 26 Westminster Terrace, Sauchiehall Street, is also excleeltn with an informal vibe. Bring your own wine!,All Bar One,located at 62 St. Vincent Street, is comfortably priced, yet high quality, Ubiquitous Chip, 12 Ashton Lane, is one of the best chip shops in the world.
Shopping? Try Buchanan Galleries, 220 Buchanan Street, a shopping center with over 80 shops. The Princess Square, entrance in the middle of Buchanan Street, is a large shopping center. St. Enoch’s Shopping Center, 55 St. Enoch Square,is a great shopping center under a huge glass roof. The V.A.T. is 17,5%. Refundable minus tip in most shops if you have shopped for at least 50 pounds.