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Glasgow West End, Glasgow

4.5
Neighborhood · Hidden Gem · Other
A section of the city known for its bohemian culture and celebrity guests, Glasgow West End is an active neighborhood for both residents and visitors. Take a stroll down Byres Road to visit the area's main attractions, including the Glasgow Botanic Gardens, the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Center, and myriad bars, boutiques, clubs, and restaurants. The University of Glasgow is located here, marked by the famous spire of its main building, designed by Sir George Gilbert Scott. This towering landmark can be seen for miles throughout the city and is an icon of the University of Glasgow, which is the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world. While in the area, visit One Devonshire Gardens to check out where the celebrities rest their weary heads. Kelvingrove Park is the home of many of the neighborhood's well-known restaurants and cafes. Glasgow West End is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , international travel planner Edition.
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  • Great food and great night out with the family. Thank you Holly for the lovely service. Will be back  more »
  • An average, dirty street with poor selection of shops and you will have the misfortune of seeing lots of junkies and beggers. Some ok coffee shops and a marks and Spencer. Could be way better and...  more »

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