News: Planning approval for new Blythswood Square Hotel

News: Planning approval for new Blythswood Square Hotel

Blythswood Square Hotel plans approved A historic site in Glasgow has been granted planning permission for the creation of a 57 bedroom hotel. The development will be at 5-7 Blythswood Square in Glasgow’s city centre.   History buffs will know that the address of 7 Blythswood Square is notorious in theRead More…

Travel: Charles Rennie Mackintosh Making the Glasgow Style

Travel: Charles Rennie Mackintosh Making the Glasgow Style

  Celebrate the 150th anniversary of the birth of one of Glasgow’s greatest sons, Charles Rennie Mackintosh Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum is hosting Charles Rennie Mackintosh Making the Glasgow Style until 14th August 2018 and Mrs Foodie, loving some Chas architecture (and in need of cheering up after theRead More…

Travel: Discovering Charles Rennie Mackintosh – Glasgow

Travel: Discovering Charles Rennie Mackintosh – Glasgow

Spending the day with Mackintosh: The Glasgow Style and more This year marks the 150th birthday of the architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh and  what better way to celebrate than with a day out in Glasgow visiting some of the sights in his hometown! The first location of the day, Kelvingrove ArtRead More…

Attraction: Mackintosh at the GSA tour

Attraction: Mackintosh at the GSA tour

Take in some Glasgow style at the GSA As a Glaswegian blogger I often find myself in the situation where I’m asked to recommend touristy places in Glasgow. “How about the Tenement museum?” Um. Never been. “What about a tour around the Glasgow School of Art?” Er…aside from the occasionalRead More…

Lifestyle – Roger Billcliffe Gallery, Glasgow

Lifestyle – Roger Billcliffe Gallery, Glasgow

Accessible Art Roger Billcliffe Gallery occupies five floors of a stunning building on Blythswood Street, Glasgow. With windows always seeming to,catch the sun, it’s a favourite place to check out art, be it paintings, sculpture or jewellery.   The staff are friendly, helpful and you can even get a freeRead More…