Buchanan Galleries, Glasgow

Buchanan Galleries, Glasgow

Apart from London, Glasgow is the best place in the UK for shopping. The offer is impressive with lower prices than in London, and instead of having to run all over the city, it is quite convenient, as the shopping district is concentrated in four downtown streets. The Buchanan Galleries are up the street from Buchanan Street, and is the largest and most prestigious in Glasgow, with nearly 100 stores. Apart from international brands like Gap or Claire, for example, you'll find a curious whiskey shop, which is almost a museum and has a lot of information about the different types of whiskey, along with typical silver vessels in which the Scottish national drink is taken. The building also incorporates the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall.

Tip:
Spend your time shopping on Buchanan Street and if it starts raining out, just take cover in here.
Try John Lewis for tea and scone and take a window seat to view down Buchanan street.

Opening Hours:
Mon-Wed: 9am–6pm; Thu,Fri: 9am–7pm; Sun: 10am–6pm
Sight description based on Wikipedia.

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Sight Name: Buchanan Galleries
Sight Location: Glasgow, Scotland (See walking tours in Glasgow)
Sight Type: Shopping
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