Greenock (for Glasgow)


Tartans of Scotland


Glasgow is only about 46 miles west of Edinburgh, but the contrast between the two
cities is noticeable.

Glasgow (pronounced “glaaz-go” by natives) doesn’t offer a fairy-tale setting such
as Edinburgh, it is without a picturesque castle or palace, but, nevertheless,
it exemplifies urban Scotland: historic, dynamic, increasingly cosmopolitan,
big-city feel, and a lively culture.

And, in addition to that, there is no doubt about it, Glasgow exhibits the splendor of what architectural critics hailed as “the greatest surviving example of a Victorian



Back to  British Isles


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: