Glasgow city is without doubt one of the most cultured and exciting cities in the whole of Europe and perhaps even worldwide. With a variety of things to see and do, Glasgow is one of the liveliest cities in the whole of the U.K.
With a population of around 600,000 in Glasgow city and a population of over 1.2 million in the Greater Glasgow area, it is Scotland’s most populated city and also the 5th most populous in the whole of the U.K. attracting over 3 million tourists every year.
Glasgow is many different things to many different people. For many people, Glasgow is the Culinary capital of Scotland, with many fantastic restaurants, cafes and eateries all throughout the city and surrounding areas including Michelin starred restaurants, visitors and residents of Glasgow really are spoiled for choice.
Glasgow is also very famous for the fact that it will be the proud host of the Commonwealth Games 2014, the news that Glasgow had been chosen to host such a prestigious event has brought a fantastic amount of interest to the area. Certain parts of Glasgow will be undergoing large expansion and regeneration. It will also mean a fantastic business boost to many of the cities restaurants, hotels, B&B’s, museums, football stadiums, cinemas, tradesmen and the general economy as a whole.