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  Glasgow Travel Information | Lonely Planet Destination Guide
Glasgow is the most Scottish of cities, with a unique blend of friendliness, urban chaos, fl humour and energy.
Although Glasgow lacks the instantly inspiring beauty of Edinburgh, it's one of Britain's largest, liveliest and most interesting cities, with a legacy of appealing Victorian architecture and several distinguished suburbs of terraced squares and crescents.
When To Go The main tourist period is April to September, and the height of the season is during the school holidays in July and August when accommodation is at a premium.
www.lonelyplanet.com /worldguide/destinations/europe/scotland/glasgow   (414 words)

  
  Kids.net.au - Encyclopedia Glasgow, Scotland -
Glasgow is Scotland's largest city, located on the River Clyde in the southwest of Scotland.
Glasgow has an impressive heritage of Victorian architecture, the Glasgow City Chambers, the main building of the University of Glasgow, designed by Sir George Gilbert Scott, and the Glasgow School of Art[?], designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh, being outstanding examples.
Glasgow is also a major education centre with universities such as Glasgow University (which has one ofthe highest ratios of students who continue living at home) and the University of Strathclyde, teacher training colleges, teaching hospitals and a range of technical colleges.
www.kids.net.au /encyclopedia-wiki/gl/Glasgow   (1360 words)

  
 Scotland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Scotland (Alba in Gaelic) is a nation in northwest Europe and a constituent country of the United Kingdom.
Scotland's territorial extent is generally that established by the 1237 Treaty of York between Scotland and England and the 1266 Treaty of Perth between Scotland and Norway.
Glasgow, one of the largest cities in the UK, lies on the Clyde; it is Scotland's leading seaport and was once a centre of shipbuilding and it supports numerous light industries.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Scotland   (5589 words)

  
 Glasgow - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Glasgow (or Glaschu in Gaelic) is Scotland's largest city, situated on the River Clyde in the country's west central lowlands.
Glasgow is home to a student population in excess of 168,000, second only to London in the UK, the majority of them living in the west-end of the city, near Glasgow University's main campus on Gilmorehill.
Glasgow is the largest economy in Scotland and is at the hub of the metropolitan area of West Central Scotland which has a total population of over 2.6 million.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Glasgow   (3552 words)

  
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Scots from the Scottish Highlands and the Western Isles are known as "teuchters" by the keelies.
The Glasgow Patter is a brand of local humorous Scots dialect which is hilarious to those who understand it, usually only natives of the city.
Glasgow is also a major education centre with universities such as Glasgow University (which has one of the highest ratios of students who continue living at home) and the University of Strathclyde, teacher training colleges, teaching hospitals and a range of technical colleges.
www.informationgenius.com /encyclopedia/g/gl/glasgow.html   (1443 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Glasgow, city, Scotland (British And Irish Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
Glasgow is Scotland's leading seaport and largest city and is the center of the great Clydeside industrial belt.
Glasgow's modern commercial growth began with the American tobacco trade in the 18th cent.
Glasgow was the center of a school of realistic art in the late 19th cent.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/G/GlasgowSco.html   (463 words)

  
 Scotland: Gateway to Scotland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Scotland is one of four constituent nations which form the United Kingdom (the other three are England, Wales and Northern Ireland).
Scotland has given rise to many more famous people, notable in the arts, literature, the sciences and as inventors, philosophers, architects and so on, than would be expected for a country of such modest size and population.
Scotland was a wealthy country through until the beginning of the 14th Century, when Edward I of England (known as the "Hammer of the Scots") was determined to incorporate Scotland into the English crown.
www.geo.ed.ac.uk /home/scotland/scotland.html   (1630 words)

  
 Scotsman.com News - Scotland - Glasgow
GRIEVING relatives of Farah Noor Adams held a funeral service in Glasgow yesterday, two days after a man was charged with her rape and murder.
GLASGOW council leader Steven Purcell has called for the city's subway to remain open later to...
BBC Scotland's historic Glasgow headquarters, based on a prime site in the city's West End, is...
news.scotsman.com /glasgow.cfm   (370 words)

  
 Welcome to the Glasgow Society   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The Glasgow Family Society was formed to educate people with the Glasgow surname or those descended from Glasgows of their Scottish heritage.
The purpose of the society is to raise awareness of the Glasgow name in the scottish community and to be as well known as all the Scottish Clans.
People were both suprised and glad to see a Glasgow tent.It really helps to have a Glasgow tent as it gets the word out about us.Again, as I did at the Richmond games last October,I met someone who was born in Glasgow Scotland!With her scottish accent,she said she was"born and bred" in Glasgow Scotland.
www.geocities.com /glasgowsoc/GlasgowSociety.html   (903 words)

  
 Glasgow from Rampant Scotland Directory
Part of the Glasgow 1999 project this is a comprehensive set of illustratioms of Glasgow's architecture, incorporating a VRML model of Glasgow which acts as a 3d interface to city-wide information from Restaurants to Transport facilities, to Mackintosh buildings....
Glasgow Harbour is a large (120-acre, £500 million) commercial, residential, retail, leisure and public space development on the banks of both the Clyde and the Kelvin.
Glasgow's literary history illuminated by professional actors in a fun and fascinating journey through the city's famous and forgotten novelists, contemporary and controversial writers including Scott, Burns, McGonagall, Alasdair Gray, Edwin Morgan, William McIlvanney and many more, inspired by the unique vibrant atmosphere for which the city is renowned.
www.rampantscotland.com /glasgow.htm   (4036 words)

  
 About Glasgow in Scotland, Management Science, Strathclyde University
Glasgow is the third largest city in Britain, and has the reputation of being one of the friendliest.
The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall was opened on 5 October 1990 by HRH The Princess Royal and its creation provided a lasting tribute to Glasgow's reign as Cultural Capital of Europe.
Glasgow Science Center has a variety of exhibits on science and technology and their relationship to society.
www.managementscience.org /about.asp   (731 words)

  
 Hotels in Glasgow Scotland - Hotels Glasgow Scotland
We are also ideally placed for the access road to and from Glasgow International Airport and are close to Junction 17 off the m8 Motorway (which runs through the centre of Glasgow from East to West).
Glasgow's main cultural venues are located in the city centre, including the Theatre Royal and Glasgow Royal Concert Hall.
For the Mackintosh enthusiast The Glasgow School of Art, Hunterian Museum, The Willow Tearooms and Miackintosh Headquarters are all in the surrounding area.
www.glasgow-hotels-guide.co.uk   (993 words)

  
 Glasgow City Council - Home Page
The aim of our campaign is to clean up Glasgow and make it a cleaner place for people to work, children to play and everyone to visit.
Councillor Steven Purcell outlines strength of development activity in Glasgow and his wish to boost this even further and bring more jobs to the city.
We want Glasgow to flourish as a modern, multi-cultural, metropolitan city of opportunity, achievement, culture and sporting excellence where citizens and businesses thrive and visitors are always welcomed.
www.glasgow.gov.uk   (202 words)

  
 Glasgow - Virtual Tour of the City of Glasgow, Scotland
Glasgow is renowned for being one of the UK's most stylish shopping destinations outside of London and Leeds.
The City of Glasgow itself boasts some of the world's best architecture, which is not surprising, as it was home to Charles Rennie Mackintosh.
Glasgow offers a great range of hotels and apartments to suit a range of needs and budgets.
www.panoramicglasgow.co.uk   (140 words)

  
 Glasgow Hotels in City Center near SECC Scotland
City Inn Glasgow hotel situated on the riverside at Finnieston Quay combines a passion for modern design and innovation with contemporary living.
In addition to 164 guest rooms, City Inn Glasgow boasts a stylish lounge bar, award-winning modern European cuisine in City Café and a stylish riverside terrace for relaxed alfresco dining.
Whether you are staying in Glasgow for business or a weekend break, City Inn provides the space to live, work and relax.
www.cityinn.com /glasgow   (196 words)

  
 Glasgow Hotels Shopping Restaurants Clubs Pubs Nightlife Attractions Careers Property Glasgow University Airport Shops ...
City of Glasgow tourist site for Glasgow lists hotels pubs clubs and restaurants from the merchant city to westend of Glasgow from southside of the clyde to the eastend of the city.Glasgow has some best restaurants in the UK and the nightlife is just cool Glasgow voted Coolest location in europe.
Glasgow City Centre Has some best pubs clubs restaurants and hotels in Scotland Glasgow is similar to that of Barcelona or any Large American city.
Glasgow City Centre is home to most of Glasgow's main cultural venues: The Theatre Royal (home of Scottish Opera and Scottish Ballet), The Pavilion, The King's Theatre, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow Film Theatre, RSAMD, GoMA, Mitchell Library, the Centre for Contemporary Arts, McLellan Galleries and The Lighthouse Museum of Architecture, Design and the City.
www.glasgow.com   (330 words)

  
 Glasgow: Scotland with style - Glasgow:Scotland with style
Launched in March 2004, Glasgow: Scotland with style® took its inspiration from Glasgow’s world renowned cultural icon, Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the Glasgow style movement of the early 1900s.
At Glasgow City Marketing Bureau our role is to reposition the destination in our international and national markets and fulfil the role of brand brokers engaging with business to multiply brand exposure and deliver tangible results through wider recognition of the city’s values.
Major brands and businesses are using Glasgow: Scotland with style®, embracing it with their own activity as a way of differentiating themselves to the national and international markets in which they operate, and for assistance on how to join them we can be contacted at :
www.seeglasgow.com /glasgow-the-brand   (207 words)

  
 Glasgow Apartments for rent Glasgow apartment rentals, Glasgow furnished apartments to rent.
Glasgow Apartments for rent Glasgow apartment rentals, Glasgow furnished apartments to rent.
About Us Sublet.com is a Glasgow apartment rental website that advertises Glasgow apartments, Glasgow roommates, Glasgow houses for rent Glasgow sublets and subleases.
Glasgow housing rentals, apartments, roommates, houses, tenants and landlords have not been verified or evaluated.
www.sublet.com /Area_Rentals/unitedkingdom/Glasgow_Rentals.asp   (69 words)

  
 History1
After Dundee's death at Killiecrankie in 1689, Buchan was appointed commander-in-chief of all Jacobite forces in Scotland, receiving his commission from the king in Ireland.
It was resolved to delay the general muster of the clans until the summer, but General Buchan was to harry the enemy with his force of twelve hundred foot.
John Buchan, born in August 1875, was a clergyman's son, educated at the Universities of Glasgow and Oxford before being called to the Bar in 1901.
www-unix.oit.umass.edu /~buchan/history1.html   (790 words)

  
 Glasgow Guide: Hotels and City Tourist Information Scotland, UK
Glasgow is one of the liveliest and most cosmopolitan destinations in Europe.
Glasgow boasts world famous art collections, the best shopping in the United Kingdom outside London, and the most vibrant and exciting nightlife in Scotland.
The Hunterian is Scotland's oldest public museum and following a very careful refurbishment, re-emerges as Scotland’s newest museum, and is the first to attain the award of Scottish Executive's prestigious Recognition Scheme as having a collection of national significance.
www.glasgowguide.co.uk   (462 words)

  
 Buchanan Street webcam, Central Glasgow, Scotland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
CamVista.com :: CamVista Cams :: Scotland :: Glasgow
Thanks to the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall for providing us with this great view of Buchanan St. This city is only 1 hour from the Capital of Scotland, Edinburgh but boast a larger population and some would say a more modern big-city feel.
Glasgow is very popular for shopping and its dynamic and diverse night life.
www.camvista.com /scotland/glasgow/buchst.php3   (91 words)

  
 Glasgow Hotels, Glasgow Online Hotel Reservation System. Discounted Hotel Deals   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Glasgow, Scotland - a city that completely denies regular opinion about Scottish nation.
From cheap hotels in Glasgow through Glasgow apartments to luxury accommodation in the capital city of Scotland, we have them all.
We will not only list the accommodation in Glasgow available for your requested dates but also compare prices for you and clearly state where your chosen hotel is located in Glasgow.
www.europe-cities.com /hotels-glasgow.aspx   (200 words)

  
 UrbanRail.Net > Europe > UK > GLASGOW Subway - Underground (Circle Line)
Although not the capital of Scotland (which is Edinburgh), Glasgow is by far the biggest and most important city of Scotland, with about 2 million inhabitants in the metropolitan area.
For safety reasons a barrier is being erected along the platform edge next to the track whose trains do not use the island platform.
The Glasgow Subway (Underground) operates every 4-8 minutes Mondays to Saturdays between 6:30 and 23:30.
www.urbanrail.net /eu/gla/glasgow.htm   (531 words)

  
 Glasgow, Scotland Photographers - Wedding, Portrait, Commercial, Event and Other Photography Services
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This photographer services: Glasgow, Scotland from a local, regional or national office.
Tim Morozzo is a Glasgow based creative and fun freelance photographer with 15 years professional experience.
www.marketingtool.com /channel/photo/b.465.g.13567.html   (469 words)

  
 Scotland - Glasgow College   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Located in Glasgow and offering a range of courses up to HND level.
Located at 1320 on the AM band and on Provost Street in New Glasgow, this local radio station is a...
Located in Glasgow, the college offers a range of community, vocational and higher education courses....
www.qwscotland.com /glasgowcollege   (505 words)

  
 Glasgow Photo Library
- Glasgow's oldest tourist attraction is 300 million years old.
- A legacy of Glasgow being European City of Culture in 1990.
- Said to be the finest church of its generation in Scotland.
www.rampantscotland.com /glasgow/glasgow_index.htm   (509 words)

  
 Web Design Glasgow, Scotland & Lanarkshire from SeyeneCo Website Design
Within Glasgow this figure is 53% and in Lanarkshire it's 69%.
They help people in Glasgow and Central Scotland to do something about their problem.
Lets Glasgow will help you find the perfect flat to rent in Glasgow at the price you want to pay.
www.seyeneco.com   (648 words)

  
 Glasgow Guide: Glasgow Maps: Maps of Glasgow Introduction
Shows all stations and routes in the west of Scotland, as well as ferry links and rail links beyond this area.
All material in the sites (www.glasgowguide.co.uk) and (www.glasgowguide.com) is copyright of the Glasgow Guide Organisation.
This material is for your own private use only, and no part of the site may be reproduced, amended, modified, copied, or transmitted to third parties, by any means whatsoever without the prior written permission of the copyright owner.
www.glasgowguide.co.uk /maps.html   (288 words)

  
 Web site design Glasgow web developers designers e-commerce web development solutions Glasgow Edinburgh
Web site design development uk - website designers e-commerce development UK, Scotland, Glasgow and Edinburgh areas Web design and professional e-business, e-commerce and web developers.
Web site design and development professionals since 1997, the Double Image A1 Web Centre creative web designers and professional web developers have been designing, developing and maintaining highly effective, affordable web design, e-commerce shopping cart and e-business management solutions for a wide range of companies and clientele throughout Glasgow, Edinburgh, Scotland, the UK and Europe.
As we offer a competitive range of web design packages, powerful content managed web sites, low cost effective e-commerce shopping cart, web based database driven e-business solutions, we are a company that you should asking for a competitive web design or development estimate / quote.
www.a1webcentre.co.uk   (442 words)

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