Highlights

  • Glasgow Delighting in this friendliest of cities, enjoying its super museums, brilliant eating, convivial pubs and legendary live music scene.
  • Clyde Walkway Striding along this 40-mile trail, from pretty upstream Lanarkshire to the former shipyards downstream from Glasgow.
  • Gourock Drinking in the glorious views of the Firth of Clyde from this sweet port town west of Glasgow.
  • Paisley Abbey Admiring the Gothic majesty and excellent stained glass in this noble former monastery church.
  • Blantyre Snapping a photo of the romantic sandstone ruins of Bothwell Castle, then discovering the life of explorer David Livingstone in this town on the Clyde River.