All posts tagged: glasgow

Glasgow in 100 Words or Less

Glasgow is the largest city in Scotland and is a hotbed of music lovers, art enthusiasts, and donut connoisseurs against a backdrop of Victorian architecture.  These photos document our quick trip through the Second City of the British Empire. ^^^Urs Fischer at The Modern Institute.  The posts and ropes are cast bronze! ^^^The Gallery of Modern Art downtown; a world-class exhibition space and free admission?  Yes please! ^^^A cobblestone alley in Hillhead which houses vintage record stores and a Bikram yoga studio. ^^^The SimpliCITY bus system effectively services the whole city and costs $2.34 for a pass, and you get a great view of the landscape from the top level. ^^^Kelvingstone park near the University: a perfect setting for an afternoon picnic. ^^^The Print Gallery downtown specializes in affordable reproduction works. ^^^Vintage shopping galore in east Hillhead!       ^^^CCTV monitoring is definitely a thing in Glasgow…these cameras punctuate every landscape. ^^^Perhaps mans greatest food invention: savory pie. ^^^We grabbed a pint at this old Merchant City staple: The Black Bull.  The bar was …