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Art Gallery & Museum Breaks

Glasgow Art Galleries and Museums are within easy reach of the Argyll Hotel. The Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum is within a few minutes walk! Many of the city’s cultural sites were celebrated in 1990 when Glasgow was designated European… Continue reading

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Short Theatre Breaks

Glasgow Theatre Breaks : Theatre Breaks in Glasgow provides a wide array of theatrical productions and perfomances. Glasgow’s Theatre’s in the city centre and West End including the Mitchell Theatre and the Kings Theatre are within a short walk of… Continue reading

Flights To Glasgow

If you are flying to Glasgow flights includes flying to Glasgow International Aiport and flights to Prestwick Airport near Glasgow. Flights to Glasgow Updates Icelandair is pleased to announce the relaunch of its Glasgow service starting 27 August with two… Continue reading

Glasgow Business Hotels

Glasgow Business Hotels : Looking for business hotels in Glasgow then join us at The Argyll Hotel. If you are travelling to Glasgow on business or attending a conference in the city, the Argyll Hotel is ideally located 1/2 a… Continue reading

Glasgow Harbour Hotels

Glasgow Harbour Hotels Looking for hotels near Glasgow Harbour then join us at The Argyll Hotel. We are ideally located 1/2 a mile west of the city centre on Sauchiehall Street and is within a short walk of Glasgow Harbour… Continue reading

Glasgow Hotel Reviews : Argyll Hotel Glasgow

Argyll Hotel Reviews Glasgow : Read our guest hotel reviews and see what our customers think of their stay in our hotel in Glasgow. 26th September : Room 104 I love the place, i’ll definately come again when next I… Continue reading

Family Hotels in Glasgow

Glasgow Family Hotels The Argyll Hotel in Glasgow Glasgow family hotels include the family run Argyll Hotels in Glasgow with seven family rooms. Our bedrooms sleep from three to six people. All of our bedrooms are en-suite and there is an… Continue reading

Glasgow’s West End Hotel

The Argyll Hotel in Glasgow is located to the West end of Sauchiehall Street right next to Kelvingrove Park at the West End, the hotel is both close to the City Centre and the popular Byres road area of the city’s… Continue reading

Glasgow Airport Bus Links

Glasgow Airport Bus Links to Argyll Hotel Glasgow Glasgow Airport Bus Link – Right to our door : 747 Airlink picks up and drops off at stance 3 outside Glasgow Airport’s terminal building. The 747 will take you to the… Continue reading

Glasgow Airport Hotels : Argyll Hotel Glasgow

Glasgow Airport Hotels include the Argyll Hotel Glasgow. The Argyll Hotels near the Airport are approximately 15-20 minutes drive and are also serviced by the Glasgow airport bus transfer service. The Argyll Hotel is ideally located 1/2 mile west of… Continue reading

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Glasgow Theaters

Glasgow theatres and theatres in Glasgow provide a wide array of theatrical productions and perfomances to suit all tastes Glasgow’s Theatre’s in the city centre and West End including the Mitchell Theatre and the Kings Theatre are within easy reach… Continue reading

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Theatre Royal Glasgow

Theatre Royal Glasgow The Argyll Hotel has accommodation near the Glasgow Theatre Royal. The first theatre opened in 1867 and after two fires reopened in September 1895. This began the long and successful association of the Theatre Royal with the… Continue reading

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RSNO Glasgow

RSNO Glasgow : Royal Scottish National Orchestra The RSNO stands for the Royal Scottish National Orchestra is Scotland’s national symphony orchestra and the RSNO is based at the Henry Wood Hall in Glasgow. The Henry Wood Hall is situated in… Continue reading

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Glasgow Jazz Festival

Glasgow Jazz Festival The Glasgow Jazz Festival is an annual event in Glasgow and this year it is being held between the 19th and 30th June. The main sponsors of this years Jazz Festival is Glasgow City Council and the… Continue reading

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World Pipe Band Championship Glasgow 2009

World Pipe Band Championships Glasgow : Saturday 15th August 2009. The World Pipe Band Championships have been associated with Glasgow since 1948 and are a celebration of the very best of Scottish music, culture and dance. The Piping Live festival… Continue reading

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Piping Live Glasgow 2009

Piping Live Glasgow Piping Live : 10th – 16th August 2009 – Come to Glasgow for the Glasgow International Piping Festival Piping Live! Music of the Clans Hear the best in piping music from around the world in Glasgow as… Continue reading

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Glasgow : City Of Glasgow

Glasgow situated on the River Clyde is the largest city in Scotland and third most populated in the United Kingdom. Glasgow is one of Europe’s most exciting and beautiful destinations, which combines the energy and sophistication of a great international… Continue reading

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02 Acadamy Glasgow

02 Acadamy Glasgow 02 Academy glasgow : formerly Carling Acadamy 121 Eglinton Street Glasgow, G5 9NT 0141 418 3000 How to get to 02 Acadamy. Take the underground at Kelvinhal near the Argyll Hotel to Bridge Street Underground. Acts appearing… Continue reading

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Commonwealth Games Glasgow 2014

Commonwealth Games Glasgow 2014 Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games : 23rd July – 3rd August 2014 Glasgow, Scotland, a city renowned for its friendliness looks forward to welcoming new and old friends from the Commonwealth nations for the Commonwealth Games from… Continue reading

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The Lighthouse Glasgow

The Lighthouse in Glasgow was opened in July 1999, by HM Queen Elizabeth, after a £13 million conversion, which transformed Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s derelict 1895 Glasgow Herald newspaper office into Scotland’s first, dedicated, national centre for architecture and design. The… Continue reading

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Glasgow Steiner School

Glasgow Steiner School near the Argyll Hotel in Glasgow. The Glasgow Steiner School is one of 31 sister schools in the U.K. and is the youngest of four steiner schools in Scotland. The Glasgow Steiner School opened in 1988 in… Continue reading

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Glasgow City Chambers

Glasgow City Council consists of 79 councillors elected for a four-year term from 21 electoral districts. The civic leader of Glasgow city council is known as The Lord Provost of Glasgow. The Lord Provost of Glasgow is the convener of… Continue reading

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Glasgow City Council

Glasgow City Council Glasgow City Council consists of 79 councillors elected for a four-year term from 21 electoral districts. The civic leader of Glasgow city council is known as The Lord Provost of Glasgow. The Lord Provost of Glasgow is… Continue reading

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Glasgow Coat Of Arms

Glasgow Coat of Arms Glasgow’s Coat of Arms dates back to 1866 when the Lord Lyon first granted the city its patent. The emblems depicted within the armorial bearings go back much further in history, representing legendary incidents in the… Continue reading

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Tai Chi Classes In Glasgow

Tai Chi Classes in Glasgow : at the Argyll Hotel Tai Chi classes in Glasgow are on every Monday evening at the Argyll Hotel Glasgow. The tai chi classes are from 6.30pm – 7.30pm at a cost of £5.00 per… Continue reading

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Glasgow Hotels With Parking

Glasgow Hotels with parking includes the Argyll hotels which has free parking facilities at their small private car park to the rear of the hotel. This is available on a first come firsed served basis. Alternatively parking is readily available… Continue reading

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Homes And Interior Exhibition Glasgow

Homes & Interiors Exhibition Glasgow : 28th August – 30th August 2009 The Homes & Interiors Scotland Exhibition 2009 is a great interiors exhibition taking place at the SECC, Glasgow on Friday 28th August until Sunday 30th. Now in its… Continue reading

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Glasgow Vintage Clothes And Craft Fair

Glasgow Vintage Clothes Vintage Clothing and Craft Fair : On the last Sunday of every month ! For those who are searching for vintage items and handmade crafts join us for a great Sunday Afternoon Out ! An opportunity to… Continue reading

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Whisky Tasting in Glasgow

Group whisky tasting events at Sutherlands in Glasgow. Join us for a Whisky tasting at Sutherlands Scottish Restaurant and Bar where our whisky expert will take you on a journey across Scotland experiencing a few of the finest single malt whiskies. You… Continue reading

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Glasgow Marathon : Great Scottish Run

Glasgow Marathon : Great Scottish Run : Saturday 5 & Sunday 6 September 2009 The 2009 Great Scottish Runis supported by Lloyds TSB and Bank of Scotland and it features Half-marathon and 10k distances plus Junior 3k and 1.5k road… Continue reading

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Whisky Live Glasgow

Whisky Live Glasgow Scotland’s greatest live whisky tasting event of the year held in Glasgow! Whisky Live is Scotland’s greatest whisky celebration and Scotland’s greatest whisky tasting event of the year, Returning to Glasgow for its sixth year, with a new… Continue reading

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Yoga Classes In Glasgow

Yoga Classes in Glasgow : at the Argyll Hotel Yoga class at the Argyll Hotel include various forms of yoga practice to give the participant maximum benefit of yoga exercises. For example light yoga exercises are to oil joints, keeping… Continue reading

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Snooker Grand Prix Glasgow

Snooker Grand Prix - Snooker’s Finest Set For Grand Prix Kelvinhall Glasgow Join us in Glasgow for the Snooker Grand Prix to and see Scottish snooker ace John Higgins defend his title. One of the snookers biggest tournaments returns to Glasgow… Continue reading

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Glasgow Merchant City Festival

Glasgow Merchant City Festival 24 – 27 September 2009 Merchant City Glasgow Festival is one of Scotland’s most diverse platforms for the arts.The Merchant City Festival presents a programme of film, theatre, comedy, visual arts, street theatre, live music, opera,… Continue reading

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CCA Glasgow : Center For Contemporary Arts

CCA in Glasgow stands for the Centre for Contemporary Arts and the CCA in Glasgow is recognised as one of European’s 1992 and the CCA is an art gallery and also offers performance space, cafe, and a cinema It’s artistic… Continue reading

The Clyde Arc

The Clyde Arc is a road bridge spanning the River Clyde in Glasgow and its innovative curved design gives a modern look to the waterfront. The bridge was named the “Clyde Arc” upon its official opening on 18 September 2006. It has… Continue reading

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Stornoway Black Pudding Supplied By Charles Macleod

Stornoway Black Pudding supplied to the Argyll Hotel by Charles MacLeod is one of the best black puddings produced in Scotland. Charles MacLeod of Stornoway, suppliers of black pudding, is a family business that stretches back over five decades and… Continue reading

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Squinty Bridge Glasgow

Squinty Bridge Glasgow The ‘Squinty bridge’ in glasgow opened on the 18th September 2006 and was the first new vehicular bridge to be built over the River Clyde for more than 30 years. The Squinty bridge links Finnieston near the… Continue reading

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Billy Connolly Tour Glasgow

Billy Connolly Tour Glasgow Billy Connelly Tour Dates Glasgow : Thursday 1st October – Monday 12th October Billy Connelly is Scotland’s favourite stand-up comedian and he is on tour. Billy Connelly is appearing at the SECC, Clyde Auditorium close to… Continue reading

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Tom Jones Tour Glasgow

Tom Jones Tour Glasgow Tom Jones has a tour date in Glasgow on the 14th October at the SECC Glasgow Tom Jones born in 1940 is a welsh singer from Pontypridd. Since 1965 he has sold over 100 million records… Continue reading

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Wedding Hairdressers and Wedding Make-up Artists Glasgow

Wedding Hairdressers in Glasgow and Wedding make up artisits in Glasgow to make your special day even more special ! Glasgow Wedding Hair and Wedding Make Up Artists include Dana who is available to create your wedding Hair and make-up… Continue reading

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Glasgow Gaelic Groups And Gaelic Clubs

Glasgow Gaelic Groups Gaelic Groups and clubs in Glasgow include a Gaelic meet-up group at the Argyll Hotel in Glasgow. Our Gaelic group has a mix of Gaelic speaking beginners, to experienced learners to native speakers. Our meet-up topics include… Continue reading

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Scottish Caravan And Outdoor Leisure Show

The Scottish Caravan and Outdoor Leisure Show : SECC Glasgow 4-7th February 2010 The Scottish Caravan and Outdoor Leisure Show 2010 takes place at the SECC in Glasgow this February within a short walk of the Argyll Hotel. The Scottish Caravan… Continue reading

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Scottish Baby Show at the SECC Glasgow

Scottish Baby Show at the SECC, Glasgow Scottish Baby Show 23rd -25th April 2010 The Scottish Baby Show is the country’s biggest event dedicated to pregnancy, birth, baby and beyond. The baby show has been created especially for parents and… Continue reading

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Thriller Live Tour Glasgow

Thriller Live Tour Glasgow Thriller Live has a tour date in Glasgow on Saturday 5th December at the SECC Glasgow and features the hit songs of Micheal Jackson and the Jackson 5. ‘Thriller Live’ is a West End production showcasing… Continue reading

Restaurants Reviews : Sutherlands Restaurant in Glasgow

Restaurants Reviews : Sutherlands Restaurant in Glasgow Sutherlands Restaurant Reviews. Sutherlands Scottish restaurant and Bar is tucked away on the garden level of the Argyll Hotel in Glasgow. At Sutherland’s Scottish Restaurant in Glasgow they have a small experienced team… Continue reading

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Park Circus Registry Offices

Park Circus Registry Offices Glasgow Glasgow Registry Office at Park circus for Civil Weddings and Civil Partnerships in Glasgow Civil Ceremonies at Park Circus Registry Office The Ceremony Rooms at 22 Park Circus Glasgow provides a beautiful setting for civil… Continue reading

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Scottish Wedding Shows At The SECC Glasgow

Scottish Wedding Exhibitions and Wedding Shows in Glasgow Scottish Wedding Shows and wedding exhibitions in Glasgow this summer and autumn will showcase superb wedding services and suppliers at the SECC, Scottish Wedding Show and at the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall… Continue reading

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Scottish Clans And Scottish Tartans

Scottish Clans & Tartans Scottish Clans The word clan originates from Scottish Gaelic clann which means “children” and gives a sense of identity and shared descent to people in Scotland and now indeed to people from all over the world whose… Continue reading

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Kings Theatre Glasgow

Kings Theatre Glasgow The King’s Theatre was originally commissioned by the theatre company Howard & Wyndham and the Kings theatre opened in Glasgow on September 12 1904. The theatre is located at the corner of Bath Street and Elmbank Street,… Continue reading

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Hotels Near BBC Glasgow

Hotels near BBC Glasgow BBC headquarters Glasgow acific Quay The Argyll Hotel in Glasgow is near the new £72m BBC Scotland Headquarters at Pacific Quay on the South bank of the River Clyde in Glasgow where it opened on 20th… Continue reading

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Yorkhill Hospital Glasgow

Yorkhill Hospital Glasgow – The Royal Hospital for Sick Children Yorkhill – Glasgow The Royal Hospital for Sick Children more commonly known as Yorkhill provides care for newborn babies right up to children around 13 years of age and includes… Continue reading

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Ronald Macdonald House Glasgow

Ronald MacDonald House Glasgow Yorkhill, Glasgow Ronald McDonald House Glasgow provides accommodation for families of long term critically ill patients at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children Yorkhill, Glasgow When a child has a serious illness or is injured and… Continue reading

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Mackintosh Church Glasgow

The Mackintosh Church Glasgow is situated at Queen’s Cross. Designed in 1896. for the Free Church this is the only church designed by Mackintosh to be built. In 1999 The Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society became owner and long-term custodian of… Continue reading

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Glasgow Gaelic School

Glasgow Gaelic School (Bunsgoil Ghidhlig Ghlaschu) formally closed in June 2005 and reopened as the Sgoil Ghaidhlig Ghlaschu in August 2006. The £4m Glasgow Gaelic School was been established at the former Woodside Secondary School close to the city centre… Continue reading

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Mackintosh Bus Tours Glasgow

Mackintosh Bus Tours Glasgow Mackintosh Experience Bus Tours from Sightseeing Glasgow operates as a hop-on hop-off service between the 22nd May and 30th September 2009. The Mackintosh bus tour explores the legacy of world-renowned artist, designer and architect Charles Rennie… Continue reading

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Western Infirmary Glasgow

Western Infirmary Glasgow – A Glasgow teaching hospital Western Infirmary Glasgow Dumbarton Road Glasgow G11 6NT Tel: 0141 211 2000 The Western Infirmary, which is on Dumbarton Road in Glasgow’s West End and within minutes walk of the Argyll Hotel… Continue reading

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Skyride Glasgow

Skyride Glasgow : 23rd August 2009 : 10am – 4pm Join us for Skyride Glasgow and get on your bike ! Skyride will see Glasgow full of cyclists this summer when the city roads will be opened up giving you… Continue reading

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Pavilion Theatre Glasgow

The Pavilion Theatre is now the only privately run theatre in Scotland and one of a few unsubsidised independent theatres left in Britain outside London. The theatre is at the top of Renfield St, towards the northern end of the… Continue reading

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Doors Open Days Glasgow

Doors Open Days Glasgow: 16th – 20th September 2009. Glasgow Doors Open Days offers a unique chance for visitors and locals alike to enter some of Glasgow’s most interesting buildings between 16th – 20th September 2009. After 19 years, due… Continue reading

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Good Food Show Glasgow

Good Food Show Glasgow : BBC Good Food Show Scoland at the SECC : 31st October-2nd November 2009 For those who enjoy good food and drink the BBC Good Food Show at the SECC this autumn is a must. The… Continue reading

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IRN BRU Carnival Glasgow

Irn Bru Carnival Glasgow : At the SECC in Glasgow The Irn Bru Carnival, Europe’s largest indoor funfair with over 60 attractions returns to the SECC Glasgow from Friday 18th December until Sunday 10th January 2010. The Irn Bru Carnival… Continue reading

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Glasgow Group Accommodation : Group Travel

Glasgow Group Accommodation Group Travel stops in Glasgow : A guide for Group accommodation providers in Glasgow includes the Argyll Hotels group of companies who can help Group travel operators and coach tour operators with discount hotel accommodation for coach… Continue reading

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Glasgow Stag Weekends

Glasgow Stag Weekends Glasgow Stag Weekends are amongst the best stag parties and stag nights in the country. If you are looking to plan a great stag weekend then have your stag night and party in Glasgow With such a… Continue reading

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Glasgow Hen Weekends

Glasgow Hen Weekends Glasgow Hen Weekends are amongst the best hen parties and hen nights in the country. If you are looking to plan a great hen weekend then have your hen night and party in Glasgow With such a… Continue reading

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Glasgow Christmas Fairs

Glasgow Christmas Fairs in Scotland Country Living Magazine Christmas Fair Scotland : 19th Nov.2009 – 22nd Nov.2009 : SECC Glasgow Country Living Magazine Christmas Fair in Glasgow is the second Christmas Fair to be held at the SECC and is… Continue reading

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Scotland Street School Museum Glasgow

Scotland Street School Museum Glasgow Scotland Street School museum in Glasgow is located in Scotland Street School which was designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh between 1903 and 1906. Mackintosh based the design of the school on Rowallan Castle in Ayrshire… Continue reading

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Mackintosh Tours : Charles Rennie Mackintosh

Mackintosh Tours with the Mackintosh Trail Ticket. Mackintosh tours with The Mackintosh Trail Ticket has been developed to make it even easier for visitors to Glasgow to enjoy all the Mackintosh attractions whilst travelling in a sustainable way. The one-day… Continue reading

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Homecoming Scotland Glasgow

Homecoming Scotland Glasgow   Join us in 2009 when Scotland will host the year of Homecoming which has been created and timed to mark the 250th anniversary of Scotland’s national poet, the international cultural icon Robert Burns. From Burns Night… Continue reading

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Scottish Genealogy Information

Scottish Genealogy information Scottish genealogy information for those researching Scottish Genealogy to trace your ancestors from Scotland is probably simpler than you think. Discover your Scottish Roots at the international Genealogy Festival at the University of Strathclyde In Glasgow from… Continue reading

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Glasgow Underground : Glasgow Subway

Glasgow Underground : Glasgow Subway The Glasgow Underground also known as the Glasgow Subway is an underground metro line in Glasgow, Scotland. The Glasgow Underground or Glasgow Subway opened in 1896 and is over 100 years old. Glasgow is the… Continue reading

Cheap Accommodation near SECC Glasgow

Cheap accommodation near SECC Glasgow Argyll Guest House Glasgow provides cheap accommodation near the SECC. Within a ten minute walk of the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre our Guest House provides bed and breakfast at affordable rates. Offering 20 bedrooms En-Suite… Continue reading

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Sauchiehall Street Glasgow

Sauchiehall Street Glasgow The Argyll hotel is located on Sauchiehall Street towards the west end of Glasgow The name is derived from “saugh”, the Scots for a willow tree and “haugh” the word for a meadow, which was later corrupted… Continue reading

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Funeral Caterers Glasgow

Funeral Caterers Glagow : The Argyll Hotel Glasgow Funeral caterers in Glasgow includes the services at the Argyll Hotel located by Kelvingrove Park in the west end of Sauchiehall Street. Our restauarnt Sutherlands is availabe from 10am until 4pm daily… Continue reading

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Glasgow Funeral Directors

Glasgow Funeral Directors : Funeral Directors Glasgow Glasgow Funeral Directors and funeral directors in Glasgow are there to assist the person who has to plan the funeral. Funeral directors in Glasgow listed below provide professional funeral services to ensure that… Continue reading

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Maryhill Crematorium Glasgow

Maryhill Crematorium Glasgow Maryhill Crematorium was one of the first Glasgow crematoriums in fact one of the first in the UK and the first in Scotland. Maryhill Crematorium has been in operation since 1895. Also known as Glasgow crematorioum, Maryhill… Continue reading

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Group & Coach Lunch Stops in Glasgow

Coach Lunch Stops Glasgow Ideal for Group Lunches and Coach Lunch stops in Glasgow Sutherlands Restaurant is near to Glasgow and Scotland’s top visitor attraction, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. Sutherland’s Scottish Restaurant is ideal for lunch stops for coach parties… Continue reading

Glasgow Restaurant Special Offers

Glasgow Walking Tour & Dinner Join BAIRDS WALKS and take a leisurely two hour guided walking tour around the west end of Glasgow. Sure to build up your appetite! Return to Sutherlands Restaurant and enjoy a tasty two course Scottish… Continue reading

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Glasgow Tours : Bairds Walks

Guided Walking Tours of Glasgow West end followed by Dinner at Sutherlands Scottish Restaurant Join your guide Dougie of BAIRDS WALKS and take a leisurely two hour guided walking tour around the west end of Glasgow. Our guided walking tours offer… Continue reading

Holistic Fayre Glasgow

Events The Argyll Hotel plays host to a variety of wonderful events! From Fairs to Tea Partys to Music events The Argyl Hotel is a flexible and wonderful venue to enjoy any sort of event! What’s on in 2010 •… Continue reading

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Honeymoon Suites Glasgow

Honeymoon Suites in Glasgow Scotland Room 205 at the Argyll Hotel Honeymoon Suite: Room 205 – Four Poster Bedroom Within a fifteen minute drive of Glasgow Airport why not spend your honeymoon night at the Argyll Hotel Glasgow. A traditionally… Continue reading

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Celebration Menu

Creating a romantic setting for your perfect day… This is a venue that really comes into its own when it comes to romance, The Argyll Hotel positively encourages celebration and intimacy, with its cosy and traditional atmosphere. The venue is… Continue reading

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Glasgow University

Glasgow University is situated in the west end of Glasgow. The University of Glasgow was founded in 1451 and is the fourth oldest in the English-speaking world. Glasgow University is one of only seventeen British higher education institutions to be… Continue reading

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Glasgow International College

Glasgow International College provides courses specifically designed for the needs of international students. All modules are taught with your progression to the University of Glasgow in mind. Glasgow International College gives talented international students the opportunity to prepare for and… Continue reading

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Sutherlands Restaurant Glasgow : Graduation Menus

Menus and prices are changing constantly – Please check before booking Graduation Menu – £20 STARTERS Cream of Mushroom Soup Scotch Haggis with Apple & Ginger Puree Charentais Melon with Summer fruits and light Caramel MAINS Crisp oven roasted Chicken… Continue reading

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Glasgow Cycle Routes

Glasgow Cycle Routes Glasgow cycle routes include cycle routes from Glasgow to Loch Lomond and the cycleway has the advantage of being mostly traffic free and easy to follow. It uses a mixture of former railway lines and canal and… Continue reading

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Fossil Grove At Victoria Park Glasgow

Fossil Grove Victoria Park Fossil Grove at Victoria Park is the oldest tourist attraction in Glasgow. Fossil Grove is a 350 million year old geological formation consisting of the stumps and roots of trees which were growing at that time.… Continue reading

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Glasgow Harbour

Glasgow Harbour : Hotels near Glasgow Harbour include the Argyll Hotel Glasgow Glasgow Harbour is the urban regeneration scheme taking place around the old docks, and sites of old granaries, wharves and shipyards in Glasgow and Glasgow Harbour sits by… Continue reading

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Oran Mor – Byres Road Glasgow

Oran Mor: Byres Road Glasgow Oran mor on Byres Road is close to the Argyll Hotel. Oran mor is a popular entertainments venue at the west end of Glasgow. This cultural centre and popular meeting place in the heart of Glasgow’s… Continue reading

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Hill House Helensburgh

Hill House Helensburgh Hill House in Helensburgh (approx 25 miles to the west of Glasgow) was built for the Glasgow publisher Walter Blackie 1902-1904. and the Hill House is now in the care of The National Trust for Scotland. The… Continue reading

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Waverley Paddle Steamer Glasgow

Waverley Paddle Steamer Glasgow The famous Waverley, offers day, afternoon and evening cruises throughout the summer months. Regular sailings depart from 15 ports and piers (including Glasgow Science Centre; Helensburgh; Greenock; Ayr; Largs; Dunoon and more) to cruise and explore… Continue reading

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Glasgow Merchant City

Glasgow Merchant City Glasgow Merchant City is one of the oldest areas of Glasgow. The Merchant City is in the heart of Glasgow City Centre, seconds from Glasgow’s busy shopping precincts, Buchanan Street and Argyle Street. The Merchant City has… Continue reading

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Glasgow Necropolis

Glasgow Necropolis The Necropolis in Glasgow is a fascinating Victorian garden cemetery adjacent to Glasgow Cathedral. The Necropolis has been described as a ‘unique representation of Victorian Glasgow, built when Glasgow was the second city of the empire. It is… Continue reading

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Glasgow Ferry

Glasgow Ferry : Glasgow Live Music Venue The Ferry is a popular venue for gigs and club nights. Formerly the Renfrew Ferry this floating Glasgow institution was previously situated at Tradeston before moving to its new home at Anderston Quay… Continue reading

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Glasgow Cathedral

Glasgow Cathedral Glasgow Cathedral is one of Scotland’s underrated architectural treasures and Glasgow Cathedral is said to be the oldest building in Glasgow. The Cathedral is medieval and has an active Christian congregation in the Church of Scotland. The first… Continue reading

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Scottish National Arena Glasgow

Scottish National Arena Glasgow : Photographs courtesy of architects Foster and Partners. Scotland’s National Arena at the SECC Scotland’s National Arena is a new Glasgow indoor arena currently under construction in the west end of Glasgow, Scotland. The new Glasgow… Continue reading

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Firhill Stadium Glasgow

Firhill Stadium Glasgow Firhill Stadium is home to Partick Thistle Football Club who now share Firhill Stadium with Glasgow Warriors, Glasgow’s professional Rugby Union team. Firhill Stadium sometimes known as Firhill Arena has a capacity of 10,887. The ground is… Continue reading

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Clyde Auditorium Glasgow

Clyde Auditorium Glasgow Clyde Auditorium otherwise known as the Armadillo is an architectural masterpiece, and has a resemblance to the Sydney Opera House. The Clyde Auditorium ideally located next to the SECC by the river Clyde is within a short… Continue reading

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Glasgow Warriors Rugby Team

Glasgow Warriors Rugby team The Glasgow Warriors, formerly Glasgow Rugby, is the only professional rugby union team in Glasgow. There is only one other professional rugby union team in Scotland – Edinburgh. The Glasgow Warriors play in the Magners League… Continue reading

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National Indoor Sports Arena Glasgow

National Indoor Sports Arena Glasgow The National Indoor Sports Arena (NISA) is a new sports arena planned for Glasgow and will become a superb legacy for Scotland. The National Indoor Sports Arena will provide Scotland with its principal indoor sporting… Continue reading

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Kelvingrove Park Glasgow

Kelvingrove Park Glasgow Kelvingrove Park is located directly across the road from the Argyll Hotel in the Kelvingrove area of the west end of Glasgow. Kelvingrove Park was designed by Sir Joseph Paxton ans is a classic example of a… Continue reading

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Kelvin Hall Sports Arena Glasgow

Kelvin Hall Sports Arena: International Sports Arena in Glasgow Hotels near the Kelvin hall sports arena includes the Argyll Hotel. The Kelvin Hall International Sports Arena located in the west end of Glasgow near the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum,… Continue reading

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Scotstoun Stadium Glasgow

Scotstoun Stadium Glasgow Scotstoun Stadium, Sports and Leisure Centre is located in Scotstoun district of Glasgow and within 15 minutes drive of the Argyll Hotel. During 2009 Scotstoun Stadium goes through a £17.6m redevelopment and is expected to be completed… Continue reading

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Mitchell Library Glasgow

Mitchell Library in Glasgow is the largest public reference library in Europe, To make its resources more accessible, a selection of photographs and other images of the city has been digitised. The Mitchell’s many collections and up-to-the-minute electronic information make… Continue reading

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Braehead Arena Glasgow

Braehead Arena Glasgow Braehead arena in Glasgow is a world-class destination for sporting events and entertainment. Within a 15 minute drive of the Argyll Hotel Braehead Arena hosts events such as Disney on Ice, Football Masters, World Curling Championships and… Continue reading

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House for an Art Lover Glasgow

The House for an Art Lover is situated within the beautiful landscape of Bellahouston Park, House for an Art Lover today represents one of Glasgow’s most popular visitor attractions. Situated in a beautiful parkland setting and adjacent to magnificent Victorian… Continue reading

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Braehead Xscape Glasgow

Braehead Xscape Glasgow Xscape at Braehead in Glasgow is the ultimate entertainment destination in Glasgow and with a fifteen minute drive of the Argyll Hotel. A great family day or evening out Xscape offer the following facilities for all ages… Continue reading

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Glasgow Art School

The Glasgow Art School or the school of art in Glasgow is one of four independent art schools in Scotland, situated in the Garnethill area of Glasgow. It is regarded as one of the most prestigious institutions in the world… Continue reading

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Glasgow West End

The West End of Glasgow includes residential areas of Hillhead, Dowanhill, Kelvingrove, Kelvinside, Hyndland, and, to an increasing extent, Partick. However, the name is increasingly being used to refer to any area to the west of Charing Cross. This includes… Continue reading

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Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall : Scotland’s premier music venue The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall is sutated at the top Buchanan Street in Glasgow.. The concert hall offers a wide range of quality music – from classical to folk, world, country,… Continue reading

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Burrell Collection Glasgow

The Burrell Collection is situated in Pollok Country Park on the south side of the city of Glasgow. The Burrell Collection is an art collection put together over many years by Sir William Burrell, a wealthy industrialist, ship owner and… Continue reading

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Gallery Of Modern Art : Glasgow

The Gallery of Modern Art known as GoMA opened in 1996 and is housed in an elegant, neo-classical building in the heart of Glasgow city centre. GoMA is the second most visited contemporary art gallery outside London. GoMA displays work… Continue reading

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Botanic Gardens Glasgow

Glasgow Botanic Gardens Glasgow Botanic Gardens are situated at the top of Byres Road in the west end of Glasgow. They are within a short walk of the Argyll Hotel The Botanic Gardens lie between the River Kelvin, Great Western… Continue reading

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Trades Hall Glasgow – Lets Glasgow Flourish Awards

Trades Hall Glasgow : “Let Glasgow Flourish” Awards Designed and built from 1791-1794 by Robert Adam and his brothers, the Trades Hall was built to serve as a public hall and meeting place for the city’s Trades House & 14… Continue reading

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Glasgow Whisky Distilleries

Whisky Distilleries in Glasgow includes Auchentoshan Distillery which is a Single Malt whisky distillery situated on the outskirts of Clydebank in Dumbartonshire. It is one of only three remaining distilleries in the Scottish Lowlands along with Bladnoch and Glenkinchie. Glengoyne… Continue reading

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Hunterian Museum Glasgow

Hunterian Museum : The Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery The Hunterian Museum is located within Glasgow University which is situated in the west end of Glasgow.The Hunterian Museum is the oldest public museum in Glasgow and Scotland. It celebrated it’s… Continue reading

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Glasgow Celtic

Glasgow Celtic : Celtic Football Club GlasgowCeltic FC were founded in1888 and Celtic are one of two famous Glasgow football clubs – the other being Rangers FC.They are sometimes referred to as Glasgow Celtic, although the word Glasgow does not… Continue reading

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Glasgow Rangers

Glasgow Rangers : Rangers Football Club Glasgow Rangers FC were founded in 1873 and Rangers are one of two famous Glasgow football clubs – the other being Celtic FC. ]They are sometimes referred to as Glasgow Rangers, although the word… Continue reading

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Hampden Park Glasgow

Hampden Park Glasgow Hampden Park Glasgow, G42 9BA Hampden Park in Glasgow is Scotland’s national stadium. Hampden is the home ground to Queen’s Park F.C. as well as the Scotland national football team. Hampden was built in 1903, though all… Continue reading

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King Tuts Glasgow

King Tuts Glasgow- Top Concert Venue in Glasgow for new Bands King Tuts Wah Wah Hut 272 St. Vincent St Glasgow, G2 5RL 0141 221 5279 Glasgow King Tuts Wah Wah Hut in Glasgow is a concert venue renowned in… Continue reading

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Tall Ship Glasgow at Riverside

The Tall Ship at Riverside is one of Glasgow’s leading visitor attractions. Glasgow’s historic tall ship is one of only five Clydebuilt sailing ships still afloat and the only one that remains in the UK Within easy reach of the Argyll… Continue reading

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Glasgow City Sightseeing Bus

Glasgow city sightseeing bus passes the Argyll Hotel in Glasgow and the city sightseeing bus is a great way to see the city of Glasgow. The sightseeing buses operate regularly from 09.30 until 16.30 and the complete tour lasts one… Continue reading

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Willow Tearooms Glasgow

The world famous Glasgow Willow Tea Rooms were designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh in 1904. To-day you can take tea at the Willow Tea Rooms at 217 Sauchiehall Street and enjoy the original features and Billiard Room Exhibition or visit… Continue reading

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Loch Lomond Seaplanes : Seaplanes Glasgow

Seaplanes returned to the River Clyde after a gap of 60 years. Loch Lomond Seaplanes operate a seaplane service from a new purpose-built terminal at the Glasgow Science Centre on the River Clyde. The Loch Lomond Seaplanes are within easy… Continue reading

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River Clyde Glasgow

The River Clyde is 109 miles long and is the ninth longest river in the U.K. and the third longest river in Scotland. The Clyde was an important river for shipbuilding and trade in the British Empire. The Clyde gained… Continue reading

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Glasgow Science Center

Glasgow Science Centre is a five star visitor attraction and the Glasgow Science Centre is located on the south bank of the River Clyde in Glasgow. It is a purpose-built science centre composed of three principal buildings which are the… Continue reading

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Kelvingrove Art Gallery And Museum Glasgow

Glasgow Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum is an impressive red sandstone building located within minutes walk of the Argyll hotel in the west end of Glasgow. The Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum first opened in 1901 and in 2003 Glasgow… Continue reading

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Festive Breaks

Glasgow’s Hogmanay and Hogmanay Breaks Glasgow : Festive Breaks : Christmas Breaks Glasgow Glasgow’s Hogmanay is set in George Square in Glasgow City Centre and a warm hogmanay welcome awaits at the Argyll Hotel Glasgow. Take a Glasgow City Break… Continue reading

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A Season of Bad Will At The Argyll

Showings for “A Season Of Bad Will” at the Argyll” are available upon request Christmas Special Please inquire for more information info@argyllhotelglasgow.co.uk.

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The Acquisition At The Argyll

Showings for “The Acquisition At The Argyll” is available upon request. Please inquire for more information info@argyllhotelglasgow.co.uk

The Sutherland Secret

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Clan Stewart

CLAN STEWART : SCOTTISH CLANS – Rooms 209 & 204 Gaelic Name: Stiubhard Motto: Virescit vulnere virtus (Courage grows strong at a wound) Lands: Renfrewshire, Teviotdale and Lauderdale Origin of Name: From the High Steward of Scotland Pipe Music: Bratach Bhan… Continue reading

Clan Macpherson

CLAN MACPHERSON : SCOTTISH CLANS Gaelic Name: Mac a’ Phearsoin Motto: Touch not the cat without a glove Badge: White heather Lands: Badenoch Origin of Name: Gaelic, Mac a’ Phearsoin (Son of the Parson) Pipe Music: MacPherson’s march The MacPherson… Continue reading

Clan Macleod

CLAN MACLEOD: SCOTTISH CLANS Gaelic Name: MacLeoid Motto: Hold fast Badge: Juniper Lands: Skye and Harris …..MacLeod of Harris : The Clan claims decent from Leod who was born about 1200 the son of Olaf the Black and nephew of… Continue reading

Clan Fraser

CLAN FRASER : SCOTTISH CLANS Gaelic Name: Friseal Motto: All my hope is in God Badge: Yew Lands: East Lothian, Aberdeenshire Origin of Name: French fraisse (Strawberry) Clan Fraser is a Scottish clan of French origin. Clan Fraser has its… Continue reading

Clan Lindsay

CLAN LINDSAY: SCOTTISH CLANS Lindsay : Gaelic Name: MacGhille Fhionntaig Motto: Endure forte (Suffer bravely) Badge: Rue Lands: Borders, Angus Origin of Name: Placename, probably Norman …..The Lindsay clan which has Norman origins has its seat at Edzell, a castle… Continue reading

Clan Gordon

CLAN GORDON : SCOTTISH CLANS – room 201 The Gordon Clan originates from Berwickshire. Motto : Remaining …..The name Gordon is territorial and the family who took the name are believed to have been of Anglo-Norman descent, moving from the Borders… Continue reading

Clan Colquhoun

CLAN BUCHANAN : SCOTTISH CLANS Gaelic Name: Maca’Chobaich Motto: Si je Puis (If I can) Badge: Hazel Lands: Loch Lomond-side …..Septs : Over the centuries people associated with the area or those who owed fuedal duty to the Laird, and… Continue reading

Clan Buchanan

CLAN BUCHANAN : SCOTTISH CLANS The Buchanan name is Irish, but the clan settled near Loch Lomond in Scotland in the 13th Century. Motto : Clarior Hinc Honos (Brighter hence the honour) Members of the Buchanan Clan include a US… Continue reading

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West Highland Way

  The West Highland Way is one of the World’s most famous long distance footpaths; located in Scotland, with the official status of a long distance route. It is 153 kilometres (95 miles) long, running from Milngavie, North of Glasgow to… Continue reading

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Charles Rennie Mackintosh Tours

The Mackintosh Trail Ticket has been developed to make it even easier for visitors to Glasgow to enjoy all the Mackintosh attractions whilst travelling in a sustainable way. The one-day Mackintosh Trail Ticket allows visitors unlimited travel on SPT Subway,… Continue reading