Scotland - Glasgow (PDF Chapter)
This is the Glasgow chapter from Lonely Planet’s Scotland guidebook.
Disarmingly blending sophistication and earthiness, Scotland’s biggest city has evolved over the last couple of decades to become one of Britain’s most intriguing metropolises. Its sheer vitality is gloriously infectious with a combination of edgy urbanity and the residents’ legendary friendliness.
- explore the city’s fabulous wealth of paintings, beginning at the Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum
- discover the work of Charles Rennie Mackintosh, starting with his masterpiece, the Glasgow School of Art
- dine in Ubiquitous Chip, the restaurant that set the scene for the West End’s culinary excellence
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: History, Sights, Activities, Tours, Festivals & Events, Sleeping, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment and Shopping.