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Where is the best place to party in Glasgow?

Punching above its weight when it comes to clubbing Glasgow is crammed with jumping venues to suit all music tastes. Welcoming the best DJ’s from all over the globe and a platform for launching fresh new talent you won’t be disappointed wherever you choose to nurse a glass or 2. Here we’ve chosen a few … Continue reading Where is the best place to party in Glasgow?

An average two days in a not so average city

Most backpackers enjoy Glasgow’s sights and sounds, on average, for two days. With so much to cram in however – what are the not-to-be missed highlights? From the endless shopping streets and malls to the art and culture widely celebrated throughout the city, there is much to ponder. A city rich with style and culture … Continue reading An average two days in a not so average city

What are the best museums in Glasgow?

It’s no wonder that Glasgow was named the European City of Culture in 1990 with all the world famous attractions and museums the city has to offer and most of which are free to visit! With a huge variety of subjects to explore from art to fossils and football to historical artifacts there’s something to … Continue reading What are the best museums in Glasgow?

Who are the top ten celebrities that grew up in Glasgow?

After London, Glasgow at one time was regarded as the 2nd city of the UK due to its size and wealth. From the 1700s to the 1900s Glasgow was one of the richest cities in the country thanks to trade like shipbuilding, tobacco and sugar. But these are not the only things to put Glasgow … Continue reading Who are the top ten celebrities that grew up in Glasgow?

The seven best markets in Newcastle

Newcastle has a variety of different markets which run throughout the year at both indoor and outdoor venues. With something for everyone and a great way to see the city  here’s a list of the best the city has to offer: 1. Armstrong Bridge Market Each Sunday located on the Armstrong Bridge itself in Jesmond this … Continue reading The seven best markets in Newcastle

5 Weird things Geordies eat and why you have to try them

When you talk about the North East of England you wouldn’t automatically mention food as it’s not famous for its culinary prowess. However, if you’re a local you’ll have tried some Northern specialties that even the rest of the UK probably hasn’t ever heard of. Thanks to the ever growing bakery market most people will … Continue reading 5 Weird things Geordies eat and why you have to try them

Edinburgh Markets: A guide to rummaging around

Scotland’s capital city is home to a number of different markets all year round and has something for everyone from fresh, locally grown and sourced produce to beautiful handmade items and festive delights. 1. Edinburgh Farmers Market Every Saturday, all year round you can visit the award-winning Farmer’s Market at Castle Terrace. Fresh, seasonal produce … Continue reading Edinburgh Markets: A guide to rummaging around

What are the top ten free things to do in Glasgow?

When you visit Glasgow you’ll be amazed to find that all of the major museums and galleries can be visited for free. Glasgow is packed with loads of parks, buildings and events and you can enjoy them all – if you have time to pack them all in that is. We’ve chosen a select few … Continue reading What are the top ten free things to do in Glasgow?

How Suite it is…

How Suite it is… Sometimes only a little luxury will do and nothing can beat feeling like a VIP. That’s why at Euro Hostel we’ve launched our VIP Suites and mini Suites in our Glasgow, Liverpool and Newcastle Hostels. Perfect for any type of trip away if you want something a bit more special. At … Continue reading How Suite it is…

Our Local Music Scene for July & August

Summer has finally arrived and the live music scene is now in full festival mode.  As well as the usual gig venues around our cities, there’s a couple of cracking multi-band line ups around the country. Great weather, fantastic music, beautiful cities…as if you need any reason to take a few days off! It’s a … Continue reading Our Local Music Scene for July & August