As Scotland’s largest city, cosmopolitan Glasgow is a great city break destination. It’s only a short-haul flight away from UK airports, reachable in around an hour from most UK airports, so the city as ideal for an exciting weekend away as it is for longer trips. Boasting some of the best-preserved Victorian architecture in the country, thriving arts and music scenes, and excellent shopping facilities, the city has much to offer those booking cheap flights to Glasgow. Often pronounced “glasgae” in the local accent, this metropolis enjoys excellent air links, as it is served by two nearby airports, and is also an ideal base to explore nearby countryside treasures such as Loch Lomond, the nearby city of Sterling, or seaside towns like Prestwick and Saltcoats. Glasgow districts to explore including historic commercial hub Merchant City, the city centre, the financial district, the West End and East End, and the Southside.
To see why Glasgow was been named European Capital of Culture, take a Glasgow flight and visit the likes of the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Theatre Royal and the Pavilion Theatre. Visitors on sightseeing trips in the city shouldn’t miss Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Mackintosh House, the Burrell Collection, and Glasgow Cathedral. The O2 Academy, Barrowland Ballroom, King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut and other Glasgow venues host top acts and will appeal to those looking for live music on their holidays. Shoppers will love trips to trips to Sauchiehall Street, Buchanan Street, Argyle Street and the West End, where they can spend some of the savings made from booking cheap return flights to Glasgow. You can book cheap Glasgow flights to Glasgow Airport (GLA) or Glasgow Prestwick Airport (PIK) and fly from your nearest airport, so you can save money on a wonderful holiday in Scotland and travel stress-free.