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  • 1. Personal Safety

    Like many on this site say iv lived in Glasgow my hole life but unlike most of these people I have frequently came into trouble. I live in a suburb of Glasgow 20 minutes from city centre called Milton...

  • 2. Football Fans

    Unlike here in canada i Can wear my rangers jersery to a catholic school which happens to be celtics...Not one person knows what im wearing and half time the time there only remark is why am i wearing...

  • 3. Alcohol

    All this nonsense about booze - ignore it. So what if there's a law that says you can't drink in the streets. Presumably you wouldn't habitually drink on the sidewalk at home, would you? So do what...


    I recently took the plunge and drove into the city centre for the first time. While I did manage to navigate the one way system without TOO much trauma I did...

  • 5. Bank notes vary by bank although colors match

    AS THE BANK OF sCOTLAND WAS THE FIRST TO PRODUCE NOTES.That right continued and continues to this day so the clydesdale, Royal and THE bank of Scotland all...

  • 6. Understanding Galswegian

    Even if you speak perfect English, you will have a hard time understanding what the average Glasgowian is saying. The Glaswegian dialect is hard to understand...

  • 7. Smoking in Public

    On the 26th March 2006 Scotland new smoking laws came in. This new law means that it is illegal to smoke in any enclosed public places. This includes pubs,...

  • 8. Zebra crossings

    No use continue further down the road, you won't find one there either. If you, like me, are used with at least one in every corner you may be a bit...

  • 9. Football colours

    In case you didn't know, there are two major teams in Glasgow (well, in Scotland); Celtic and Rangers. The relationship between the two is more complex than you...

  • 10. Art or Fart...............

    If you had to make the choice,,,,,,,,what would it be ...***e yir troosers or ............marvel at the way the light trancends onto the most recent load of...

  • 11. Burstin' for a lillian Gish........

    I hope you don't have a weak bladder ,,,,,,,,if your in and around the Lovely Glasgow Cross area ,for you will either have to pay a visit to the back of tree...

  • 12. Blue vs Green!!!

    You hear of racism in some countries. In Glasgow it is not racist, but depending on where you are, you can get thrashed if you wear the wrong colour, wrong...

  • 13. Taking pictures?

    Well I took this picture and right away the teacher off the scool came up to me. She told me that it is forbidden to take pictures of children... (witch wasn't...

  • 14. Catholics - wearing crucifixes...

    Catholics - wearing crucifixes in certain pubs is not recommended. Protestants - wearing a T shirt with the Queen on it in certain pubs is not recommended....

  • 15. Crossing Sauchiehall Street...

    Crossing Sauchiehall Street after pub hopping!Becareful walking in between cars! Especially the police cars... they will hit/ bump you and then give you a dirty...

  • 16. Parking Attendants

    Yes, even glasgow has parking controls - please be aware that they do control parking in the City of Glasgow. However, they stand out as they dress in red!

  • 17. Watch your waist

    Think twice before you try Glasgow's delicacy, Deep Fried Mars Bar. It might taste good, but needless to say, its slightly fatty!No wonder Scotland has a high...

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  • sharonn's Profile Photo
    Mar 24, 2013 at 6:34 AM

    I've lived in Glasgow for past 3 years and had no major problems what so ever Glasgow. Like any other big city it does have a rough areas, but to be honest there is no tourist attractions anywhere. Sharonn here think you meant to say " no tourist attractions" lol

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