Posts tagged as Glasgow

  • Top 5 Scottish Architectural Visits

    Posted by SYHA Hostelling Scotland on

    Scotland is a country renowned for its landscape and scenery. However, it is also home to some of the most impressive architectural wonders in the world. As part of the year of Innovation, Architecture and Design, we’ve put together our top 5 Scottish architectural wonders to visit. The Scottish …

  • Top 7 Family Friendly Attractions in Glasgow

    Posted by Robin McKelvie on

    Even though I live in Edinburgh I’m not one of those Scots who think that you have to choose between the nation’s two largest cities. To me they are both world-class destinations that are brilliant for families. Join me now as I share with you my favourite seven family friendly attractions in …

  • Winter Festivals

    Posted by Robin McKelvie on

    Well Winter is officially here, but no it’s not time to hibernate quite yet. Not when a flurry of festive festivals are rampaging their fun filled way through Scotland. Join me now as I take you on a six stop tour of belly-and-heart-warming festivals guaranteed to lift your mood, get you in the …

  • Historic Locations

    Posted by Robin McKelvie on

    Whether you are beguiled by the romance of the failed Jacobite rebellions, the epic battlefields of the Braveheart days or the glory of Edinburgh during the Scottish Enlightenment, Scotland is a country awash with history. And the good news is that there are a flurry of hostels that give you easy …

  • Archaeology Across Glasgow

    Posted by DigIt! 2015 on

    History is about to be unearthed in Glasgow! Between archaeological art, exhibitions and digs, visitors to the city are in for a treat this September. As part of the 21st European Association of Archaeologists’ Annual Conference, the ‘Our Place in Time Arts Festival’ will bring our heritage out …