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  • Red Road flats - surely a long overdue candidate for listed status.
  • Glasgow Uni Tower
  • ma hoose
  • loads of nice listed buildings in the merchant city. lots of modern centres as well, like the cineworld and buchanan galleries.
  • kelvingrove art galleries
  • Them all , glasgow has great architecture, that sounds so sad.
  • Glasgow School of Art probably.
  • Ma edifisheez .
  • GoGoStudios.com Hey check out this cool recording studio in Glasgows Westend. We had a great recording session & payed a great price. Gotta be the cheapest. GoGoStudios Multimedia info@gogostudios.com For professionals & the creative on a budget! www.gogostudios.com
  • Abbotsford, its the heart of the co, haw haw haw.
  • All of them.Glasgow has so many beautiful buildings especiall sandstion built ones in the center of town.Many of them have beautiful features such as statues and balconies. When you are in town,simply look up.
  • The University is a good looking building
  • The Mitchell Library is cool - inside, the architecture and finish has been beauifully maintained and the toilets in the old part of the building (Charing-X Side)are mad - a real step back in time.
  • The statue on Royal Exchange Sq with the cone on it...timeless. Princes Square shopping centre on buchanan street, both outside and in, has a great big peacock on the top.
  • hunterian (i dont know how 2 spell it) is nice at nite
  • Parkheed
  • There's loads of them , and they all cost a bomb to build back in the day when we Scots cornered the market in the slave trade .
  • Glasgow Uni
  • The Glasgow Museum of Modern Art on Queen Street.
  • NONE WHATSOEVER
  • Ibrox stadium!
  • pool hall glasgow cross,,, caltonian club
  • Haddows
  • Glasgow Cathedral is lovely, as is the Kelvin Hall.
  • Firhill stadium,Maryhill home of Partick Thistle
  • LOOK UP, youll be amazed at some of the stuff is right above your head. Theres some really gothic shit going on. I love the Greek Thompson Church up on Park Circus...beautiful!!!
  • The Garage. When you go in, you need to go up 3 huge flights of stairs just to reach the first floor. If you stand across the street, however, you can clearly see that it only has one level.
  • Parkhead, Hampden and Firhill, but not Ibrox.
  • kibble palace cause it has fish.
  • my house ...... its always been famous!!!!!!
  • Glasgow Uni
  • Any of those big old houses along Great Western Road towards Anniesland!
  • Lots of lovely buildings , just look up to see ornate carvings statues etc
  • Princess Square, what a place!
  • central. As it is the gateway out of Glasgow. BLISS***
  • the cathedrial at the necroplips
  • GOMA
  • Ibrox Stadium
  • It's got to be the MITCHELL LIBRARY!!!!!!!! Gorgeous ol' building, clean toilets, great resource for uni level students. Find some nice nursin'/biology students there once in a while......
  • well the goth slash moshers slash skatboarders love the Goma, if the polis arent aboot
  • Modern Structure - the new Virgin Cinema at the top of Renfield Street; Old Building - Th Corinthain Building, Ingram Street - nice now its been all cleaned up and opened as a bar/hotel/club thing.
  • Central station.
  • CELTIC PARK and for all the rangers supporters that said they wanted to knock down Park Head , have a great time knocking down the shopping center .Right!!
  • Parkhead, a class stadium for the 21st century.
  • Do not visit the city without visiting the amazing Greek Thompson church on St Vincent Street.
  • Flip.
  • THE OLD TSB BUILDING
  • the george hotel (a bit of trainspotting was filmed in there, you know) was great, just for its grottiness, it is however no more; leaving only glasgow uni to scare us with its cloisters after dark.
  • Ibrox stadium is soooooo cool
  • Glasgow University
  • Ibrox much more classier than Parkhead
  • Buchanan Galleries shopping mall it is so modern
  • The Art School. Have you ever looked at the fucker??
  • City Chambers
  • Tonbridge Castle is quite impressive, and set in lovely grounds next to the river Medway.
  • Heron House on Bothwell Street
  • Luma Tower, the amazing white 30's style block overlooking the M8 on the south side (near Clyde Tunnel turnoff). This building has gone through every stage of evolution, from caravan salesroom (imaging two caravans perched precariously within the glass tower at the top of the building) to now-trendy residential flats. A gem of architecture which was saved from demolition three years ago...
  • The one where the Kebab Palace is situated. Either that or KelvinGrove Galleries.
  • Royal infirmary. Very gothic and mysterious.

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