The Best Local Shopping Spots in Glasgow

The month’s salary burning in your pockets? Itching to get gifts for friends and family? Curious to find the very best stores, bookshops and markets in Glasgow? Is browsing your number one hobby? We understand, and so do our locals, who have their own favorite hidden gems, top picks for when nothing but a bit of window (or actual) shopping will do the trick. Check out their recommended local shops and never fall in a tourist trap again.

Caledonia Books – Heaven for book lovers

Caledonia Books – Heaven for book lovers

Image by Helene Audureau

“Caledonia Books” in Glasgow is a family-run bookshop (by itself a rarity!) with a heavenly choice of vintage books and rare collector’s items.

Full Article by Helene Audureau

Craft and Design Fair – Best weekend entertainment

Craft and Design Fair – Best weekend entertainment

Image by Lisa La Marra

“Craft and Design Fair” in Edinburgh is a weekly fair in Merchant Square. This market never fails to surprise me…

Full Article by Lisa La Marra

Demijohn – The world’s first liquid deli

Demijohn – The world’s first liquid deli

Image by Linda Johansson

“Demijohn” is a thriving little shop in Glasgow with an interesting story. They sell spirits, pickles and preserves from huge, round glass bottles!

Full Article by Lisa La Marra

I.J.Mellis Cheesemongers – Artisan cheese heaven

I.J.Mellis Cheesemongers – Artisan cheese heaven

Image by Scott Walker

“I.J.Mellis Cheesemongers” Glasgow makes the best cheese in the land, great to eat as well as paint. They make cheese wedding cakes too!

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Locavore – Organic & seasonal food café

Locavore – Organic & seasonal food café

Image by Helene Audureau

“Locavore” in Glasgow has seasonal products grown from organic farms and a bulk section for groceries. There’s also the bright & colourful Locavore Café…

Full Article by Helene Audureau

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