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Customer Travel Tips for Glasgow

80% Avg. city rating Rated by 903 customers

Activities / excursions 79%

Restaurants / eating out 82%

Shopping 85%

Chilling out / relaxing 78%

Getting around / public transport 82%

Sightseeing 78%

Culture 82%

Nightlife / partying 81%

Value for money 77%

Customer Travel Tips for Glasgow

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67% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
67% Avg. rating


11 Aug 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Good to see

Liked: The history of the city

Disliked: Feel like very industrial city

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
89% Avg. rating


24 Jul 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: If you plan to tour Scotland, stay at Glasgow as the base location and travel around.

Liked: The city, restaurants, commute and buildings

Disliked: Nothing

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
84% Avg. rating


19 Jul 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: enjoy dit

Liked: restaurants

Disliked: hills

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
82% Avg. rating


23 Jun 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Do not stay at the Enoch hotel!!!!

Liked: Lots of unique restaurants and bars

Disliked: Some sketchy parts of town to avoid

71% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
71% Avg. rating


07 Jun 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Nightlife

Liked: Culture and Architeture

Disliked: No

69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
69% Avg. rating


08 Apr 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Take the train.

Liked: Alternative

Disliked: Everything closes Early.

60% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
60% Avg. rating


22 Mar 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: is easy to be accessed by walking especially around the city centre.

Liked: The culture and history

Disliked: The transport

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
76% Avg. rating


04 Dec 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break Events / festivals Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Don't limit yourself to the city, I went to Edinburgh & Glasgow during offseason times. Enjoyed Edinburgh much more! However Loch Lomond & Ben Nevis areas are beautiful year round!

Liked: The Christmas market FOOD!

Disliked: Slightly disappointed that both Christmas markets were exactly the same vendors minus the kiddie rides.

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
89% Avg. rating


14 Nov 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: I highly recommend a day trip to the Highlands/Loch Lomond/Lock Ness

Liked: Glasgow is a very walk-able city. Everything is close by. The area around University of Glasgow/Kelvingrove is a must!

Disliked: no

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
73% Avg. rating


26 Sep 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year City break Shopping Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: We explored glasgow on our own and it was very fun. But i think u need a map for a better view on that. We didnt had it before.

Liked: I liked the classic scottish bars and sideways.

Disliked: The prices were very high as an European. But that is a bigger problem.

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
89% Avg. rating


30 Aug 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture Work / volunteering

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Explore the nightlife and culture!

Liked: The University of Glasgow is beautiful and the food was amazing.

Disliked: It is quite pricey when comparing it to European cities further East.

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


21 Aug 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Do the city sightseeing!!! If you get one with tour better

Liked: Really nice city, amazing museums great food great to walk

Disliked: Makintosh museum was really expensive wasn't worth it

71% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
71% Avg. rating


10 Aug 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Glasgow Cathedral

Liked: The architecture in the city center.

Disliked: nil

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
76% Avg. rating


02 Jun 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Events / festivals Partying / nightlife

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Watch your back, some dodgy characters knocking about

Liked: A lot to do

Disliked: a bit edgy

62% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
62% Avg. rating


21 May 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Visit the cemetery

Liked: The old cemetery

Disliked: Nothing

71% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
71% Avg. rating


19 May 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Venture down Buchanan and Suciehall streets

Liked: Cool city to explore- lots of culture!

Disliked: Not many "attractions". But good food and a cool atmosphere

98% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
98% Avg. rating


15 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year City break Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Come with friends

Liked: Everything

Disliked: No

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 20%
  • Shopping - 100%
89% Avg. rating


14 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Customer Travel Tip: City centre

Liked: Everythyng

Disliked: No

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
89% Avg. rating


12 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Shopping Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Go shopping

Liked: It reminds me of home. Shopping.

Disliked: Crackheads hanging about the train station in the evening

40% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 40%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 40%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 40%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 40%
40% Avg. rating


11 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Science centre was great

Liked: Friendly people

Disliked: Industrial

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80% Avg. city rating Rated by 903 customers

Activities / excursions 79%

Restaurants / eating out 82%

Shopping 85%

Chilling out / relaxing 78%

Getting around / public transport 82%

Sightseeing 78%

Culture 82%

Nightlife / partying 81%

Value for money 77%

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