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Glasgow What to do in GLA this weekend

What to do in Glasgow this weekend (23rd-25th October)

Hello and welcome to the first weekend selection in English! For those who don’t know us, we are Frenchie Weegie, a blog for newcomers in Scotland. We give great tips about living in this beautiful country.

We’ve also been publishing a selection of the great events happening in Glasgow every week-end. Until now, the selection was only published in French but we wanted to share it with you!

Whether you’re born here or you’ve arrived yesterday, we’re sure you’ll find something to keep you busy and entertained this weekend in Glasgow.

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The best zero waste shops in Glasgow:

Glasgow is a great city if you are trying to go zero waste! There are loads of charity shops and specialist shops so it feels easy to purchase sustainably and reduce your impact on the planet.

Here’s a list of the best of zero waste shops in Glasgow:

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Glasgow

Father’s Day: gift ideas made in Glasgow

This Sunday June 21, don’t forget Daddy! As Father’s Day is just around the corner, we’ve made it easier for you with our selection of gifts made in Glasgow.

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Accommodation Moving to Scotland

Finding accommodation in Glasgow or Edinburgh

Finding an accommodation in Glasgow or Edinburgh is anything but a walk in the park.

Glasgow being a student city, the hardest time to find a flat is from July to October. If you plan to arrive during this time of year, maybe consider a reconnaissance mission to view some flats and book one in advance.

On the other hand, you should have more choice if you arrive around April-May when the student year ends and flats become available little by little.

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Glasgow

Bike rides to do in Glasgow

We can finally get some fresh air! Lockdown rules are slowly starting to be eased in Scotland, so we thought of five easy bike rides to do in Glasgow, just a few km from the city center.

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Glasgow

What to do in the East End of Glasgow

There are a lot of things to do in the East End of Glasgow: this neighborhood is full of iconic locations. It’s also the medieval heart of the city.

Follow our itinerary to make the most of your time in the East End

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Scotland

How to get to Edinburgh and Glasgow city centre from the airport

The main Scottish airports are Glasgow and Edinburgh airports. This article lays out the different options to get to the city centre of both major Scottish cities from the two airports.

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Glasgow

10 things you need to know before visiting Glasgow

Glasgow is the biggest (and most beautiful) city in Scotland!

In the three last decades, it turned into a first choice destination for tourists.
Here are 10 things to know before visiting or settling in Glasgow :

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Moving to Scotland

Moving to Scotland: taking the first step

Moving to Scotland soon? Here’s what you need to do to prepare your new life in Scotland. From healthcare to finding a place to live, here the important information you need: