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What to do in Glasgow
Glasgow is the biggest city in Scotland, and it’s one of the most visited cities in the United Kingdom. It boasts of architecture, museums, art galleries, and nature parks. Travellers from all over the world flock to the city every year, so if you’re looking for history and beauty, you’ll find it and more in Glasgow.
What better way to start getting to know the city, than by appreciating Glasgow’s fantastic architecture? Snap a stunning photo with ease at the Glasgow Cathedral. Be in awe of the majestic City Chambers. Strike a pose under the arch of St Enoch Subway Station. Then feast your eyes on the grand Mitchell Library.
Go museum hopping next and visit the displays at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. Check out the different types of transportation at the Riverside Museum. Visit the striking Gallery of Modern Art. Combine your love of museums and sports at the Scottish Football Museum. Then end your day at People’s Palace.
Do you want to observe people next? Spend an arvo relaxing at Glasgow Green. Stop by the popular Kelvingrove Park. Add a pop of colour to your travel photos at Glasgow Botanic Gardens. And then see for yourself if Victoria Park is really the prettiest park in Glasgow.
Have a sneak peak of your trip to the city with this traveller’s travel guide for a weekend in Glasgow.
When to visit Glasgow
The best time to visit Glasgow is during the warmer spring and summer months from March-August. But don’t forget that you can score cheaper flights on October and November, because they’re the cheapest time to fly to Glasgow.
What great news! Because the UK is part of the Schengen Convention, Australians like you can fly to the United Kingdom and visit Glasgow visa-free for up to six months. Just make sure your passport is valid for at least six months when you fly back to Australia. Check out Smartraveller too for more info.
Travelling to and around Glasgow
You will be landing either at Glasgow Airport or Glasgow Prestwick Airport. From the first airport, you can reach the city by riding the bus, train, or taxi. Ride the train, taxi, bus, or coach service from the second airport. Starts going around Glasgow and explore the city on foot, via subway, train, bus, boat, and taxi.
If you’re planning to explore the United Kingdom, Scotland’s Glasgow is the way to go! So get your suitcase and passport ready to book your Glasgow flights with Skiddoo today.
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