Discover Glasgow

Explore Glasgow

Officially the world’s friendliest city, you know you’ll be guaranteed a warm welcome in Glasgow, and there is so much to explore and enjoy in this beautiful, vibrant city.

Getting to Glasgow couldn’t be easier – the city is served by three international airports, it’s well connected by train from across the UK, it’s easily accessible by Scotland’s extensive road network and travelling by sea is made simple by the ferry connections.

Glasgow not only lies at the heart of a major airrailsea and road network but also stands at the gateway to some of Scotland’s most beautiful scenery.


If you ask a local what to see and do in the city, many will tell you to take a walk and “look up” to really appreciate Glasgow’s rich and varied architectural heritage From the medieval Glasgow Cathedral to the Neo-Gothic University of Glasgow – rumoured to be the inspiration for Harry Potter’s Hogwarts – to the Art Nouveau wonders of Charles Rennie Mackintosh.

Glasgow’s wealthy past has left a legacy of the finest Victorian architecture in the UK but you only have to take short stroll along the ever-changing riverside to see innovative, cutting-edge designs.