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A Must to Walk under

Each year I walk under Highlandman's Umbrella on my way to model railway exhibition and also on... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Alan D
,
Perth, United Kingdom
Walk here most days

Really mainly used to enter/exit the station. Not the healthiest places to stand with all the... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Andrew m
,
Glasgow, United Kingdom
via mobile
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4 weeks ago
“A Must to Walk under”
31 Aug 2017
“Walk here most days”
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Argyle Street, Glasgow, Scotland
Anderston
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Each year I walk under Highlandman's Umbrella on my way to model railway exhibition and also on return to railway station. Has shops under Highlandman's Umbrella and also handy place to get out of rain. It is a land mark so now in right way...More

Thank Alan D
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Really mainly used to enter/exit the station. Not the healthiest places to stand with all the traffic, but there are a lot of different sights to behold. There are a few independent shops here, along with a chippy, restaurant, newsagents, tanning salon. Always busy.

Thank Andrew m
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Although everyone should visit here to see the umbrella for themselves, I am afraid to say that it could really do with a massive clean up operation. Not much in the way of much to do here. Would not recommend a visit here at night!!

Thank David R
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Review by Dr Sim. In the past, Highlanders will gather under this area to talk and share news. Now you have the internet. You can see this on the Hop On Hop On bus tour. Quick see by tourist. There is a Poundland nearby. Regards...More

Thank drsim001
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Well, for me, it is a way of getting from Union Street to the the Raddison Hotel or Wetherspoons. It is very unusual but do not make a special trip!

1  Thank Anthony J
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

This is the most nondescript 'attraction' I've seen on tripadvisor. It's a bog standard bridge over a road, an underpass really beneath centre along railway station. It's grubby enough, not at all pretty on the eye and the like of it can be seen in...More

Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Constructed during a station rebuild of 1901 - 1905, there are many shops and a compact feeling due to the funnelling of pedestrians and traffic. The shops are a mixture of fast food outlets, phone repair shops and the like as found neighbouring many large...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Nice piece of architecture to look at but sadly has taken its toll due to the increasingly seedy nature of the shops around it. This may be improving as a deli or two are moving in hit you have to survive the pen shops, chip...More

1  Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 20 December 2015

It used to be a nice thoroughfare but now, you get choked with car and bus fumes,approached by beggars or folk playing music begging. It does give access to the Central Railway station both high and low level. If you need to use, make sure...More

4  Thank Anthony J
Reviewed 29 June 2015

When I was young we used to look forward to a visit to look in the window of the toy shop that was under this bridge although we could never afford anything we could dream. This area is now a nightmare. I get of the...More

1  Thank Taxidevil
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