Glasgow the great
Glasgow is renowned for many things including architecture, sport, live music, nightlife and shopping, ensuring that the whole family will enjoy a break in this vibrant city.
A wee night oot
Sample Glasgow's famous nightlife. From sophisticated bars, to traditional pubs & a huge array of clubs, Glasgow has something for everyone. Live music is found throughout the city. The Hydro Arena - a brilliant 12,000 seat entertainment venue, joying the already impressive Glasgow Skyline. Party with the friendly folk of Glasgow at King Tuts, O2 Academy, Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow Green and Hampden Park, each playing host to world-class events & artists.
Shopping, shopping, shopping!
Glasgow boasts a huge variety of shops from high street to high fashion. Pick from the best of the high street in Buchanan Street and Argyle Street or splurge on designer garb in the Italian Centre and Princes Square. The St. Enoch Centre, just a 2 minute walk from Holiday Inn Express Glasgow Riverside, is undergoing a major renovation to re-establish it as a shopping mecca and features major brands including the Hamley's toy store, Debenhams and many more.
For the Arts lovers
Charles Rennie Mackintosh is to Glasgow what Gaudi is to Barcelona. His stunning art deco architecture is found throughout the city and including the iconic and much loved attractions - Glasgow School of Art & House for an Art Lover.
Our rich heritage, inspiring architecture and world-class culture - Explore and discover our completely free city museums. Glasgow Science Centre is filled with interactive workshops, live science shows, labs, the amazing Virtual Science Theatre, E-Learning Centre and the Space Theatre, one of the finest planetaria in the world.
Make use of the 'Clockwork Orange' - Glasgow's subway. Discovery Tickets offer a cheap way or getting around the city to the many stadia, museums and districts.
One of the best ways to see the stunning architecture around Glasgow is by taking an open top bus tour around the city.
Whatever you choose to do in Glasgow, you'll not be disappointed!