My Scottish Memories: Glasgow

My Scottish Memories: Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland (B)

On the day of my husband’s birthday we left Edinburgh and went to Glasgow by bus. Upon arriving at Buchanan bus station we immediately took another bus that would take us close to the FC Celtic’s stadium. Yep, with our suitcases! It wasn’t a short drive and we ended up far away from the center in a neighbourhood that didn’t look very inviting or tourist-friendly. The streets were almost empty and the people we did see gave us strange looks. However, we didn’t have to walk really far from the bus stop to the football stadium. My husband was thrilled when we got to the stadium and we were lucky enough to see the team board their bus (they were obviously going to a match somewhere). My husband (then still my boyfriend) even took a photo of Celtic’s manager! I was pretty much indifferent to the entire situation since the only reason we were there was his wish and my good-will. Then he went to the fan shop and got himself a football scarf. I was getting really hungry and when I’m hungry I’m not peachy to be around so we had early lunch at the first place we came across which was a rather small and dingy-looking establishment. I felt like I was in Lock, Stock and two smoking barrels movie. Also, I found it more difficult to understand English spoken in Glasgow than in Edinburgh. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: My Scottish Memories: Glasgow
Guide Location: Scotland » Glasgow
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Tanja Domijan Blasich
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • George square
  • Willow Tea Room
  • Sauchiehall Street
  • Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
  • Princess Square
  • Glasgow Cathedral
  • St Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art
  • Provand’s Lordship
  • Glasgow Necropolis