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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Plaza
“Walk for about 2 minutes to Green St. from where you should take Bus service SimpliCITY18 towards George Square (3 stops) and hop off at Glasgow Cross Stop, from where you will walk for about 7 minutes (about 0.4 miles) till you get to St. George Square, City Center. The entire journey takes about 13 minutes. Getting back from St. George Square, you should take the same route: From George Square, walk for about 2 minutes, take bus service SimpliCITY 18 from Ingram Street (the bust stop is right in front of CAU restaurant) this journey has 6 stops and takes about 11 minutes. Hop off at Green Street Stop and walk for 2 minutes back to the property. Tickets can be purchased from the driver. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Premise
“One of the two main train stations in Glasgow. This station services Edinburgh and England. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Establishment
“City centre square with city chambers, lots of statues and the start of the merchant city- often activities/music events/sporting events centred around the square ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Premise
“Train station for services around north Glasgow, the north of Scotland, and Edinburgh.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Plaza
“Centre of Glasgow civic life: where protests are held. Location of the famous Battle of George Square - where the British government fearing a Bolshevik uprising turned the army on protestors in 1919. 10,000 troops and tanks were deployed.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Plaza
“Glasgow City Chambers and George Square are central landmarks in Glasgow. The square is a hub for events throughout the year - Christmas markets, Food Festivals etc. Also featured as the backdrop to some Hollywood films - Generation Z and The Fast and the Furious.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
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“A lively bar with a wide variety of drinks and a food menu too, so if you fancy a bite to eat you will be catered for here. Open all day and late nights.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“ Elia is a Greek restaurant with a variety of delicious dishes, the staff is friendly and the owner is always present, interacting with clientele. We recommend you to try a shot of Palinca drink, which is a traditional homemade Greek drink, this goes perfect before you eat! ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Train Station
“Train station linking Glasgow to Edinburgh. Easy to reach with the subway. Trains run every 20 minutes and the train journey is 45 minutes.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Government Building
“Completed in 1888 and overlooking George Square, Glasgow City Chambers is one of the city’s most prestigious buildings.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Clothes Shop
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“Ingram Street is almost on the doorstep and has a number of high end and boutique fashion stores.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Clothes Shop
“Huge Boss outlet store with a wide range of clothing, shoes, bags, and accessories. Very attentive and helpful staff who are more than willing to help with fitting and choosing clothing etc”
  • 1 local recommends
Bus Station
  • 1 local recommends
Clothes Shop
  • 1 local recommends