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1. West End

The West End of Glasgow provides Scotland’s largest city with an inviting village atmosphere, thanks to its cobbled laneways and independent stores. Here you’ll meet some of its unique characters who contribute so much to what makes Glasgow special.

Dowanside Lane and Cresswell Lane offer classic Scottish meals while independent boutiques provide something special in Ruthven Mews for budget shoppers. Vintage tearooms and antique shops can also be found there for more economical purchases.

In Glasgow’s west is found one of Scotland’s oldest universities: University of Glasgow is known for its medical and veterinary sciences courses as well as its iconic main building with an iconic spire and free entry museum Kelvingrove Gallery, and as such serves as an important cultural destination.

2. South Side

The South Side of Glasgow is an exciting cultural destination with many unique events and venues, as well as some of the city’s premier green spaces like Pollok Park and Cathkin Braes Country Park that provide serene woodland walks as well as spectacular city views.

Deanston Bakery recently made headlines by raising funds for war victims in Ukraine through their delicious rye sea salt cookies, raising over $30K.

South Side residents enjoy fantastic dining and entertainment experiences while being home to some of the city’s most important historical landmarks, such as Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s House for an Art Lover at Bellahouston Park and Pollok House, both listed National Trust properties.

3. East End

The East End of Glasgow boasts a blend of traditional and modern architecture, from Glasgow Green to Scotland’s newest shopping centre. Recently it was chosen as one of Time Out magazine’s Coolest Neighbourhoods due to its strong community spirit and relaxing vibe.

Glasgow was also notable for its many churches known as kirks (or churches), built to help people practice their religion during an era in which living conditions were so poor that many Glaswegians died young due to disease.

Interested in discovering more about Glasgow’s East End? For an excellent way of doing so, visit the People’s Palace which documents its history from World War I onward. This incredible space will show how its culture developed over time – giving a better insight into why this part of town stands out so much from others.

4. East End of Glasgow

Glasgow’s East End is an area brimming with culture – its oldest park, Glasgow Green, is here, along with design studios and independent cafes. Additionally, you will find shops and restaurants to meet every taste in Glasgow’s East End; one particularly beloved destination being Tapa Organic Bakery on Duke Street.

Numerous kirks in the area have been restored (try Brigton Kirk which once served as the seat for Red Clydesider MP John Maxton) and regeneration is ongoing; indeed a former clay pipe factory near Barras will soon be converted to flats.

Cuningar Loop Community Woodland in East End provides a lovely space for kids to run free and climb trees, play with sticks and mud, den build, and toast marshmallows! There are even outdoor playgroups and forest schools located here so your children can become immersed in nature!

5. West End of Glasgow

One of Glasgow’s most interesting suburbs, this leafy area features stunning Victorian architecture and public parks, as well as its lively multicultural environment which can be experienced through numerous restaurants, cafes and bars.

Mitchell Library – one of Europe’s largest reference libraries. Our North Kelvinside page allows you to explore these sights along with dismantled Walker’s bridge, huge wall and the Sixty Steps.

West End of Glasgow is a hub of culture, from Oran Mor theatre to unique churches that have been transformed into restaurants and nightlife venues. Kelvingrove Park features its Greek Revival spire while Central Gurdwara draws Indian influences while Queen’s Cross Church pays homage to Mackintosh – there’s much to explore in Glasgow’s west end!