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About the Author
Barry Shelby was born in 1960 in Berkeley, California, where he later attended the University of California. He received a master’s degree in journalism in 1984 from Northwestern University in Illinois. From 1984 to June 1997, he was an editor at World Press Review magazine in Manhattan. He moved to Scotland in 1997, where he has worked as a caretaker at a small and privately owned castle on the Clyde Coast, as a “temp” with the privatized national railway company, as well as a food and drink writer and editor for newspapers and magazines, including the Guardian, Glasgow Herald, and The List. He is married to a Scot and lives in Glasgow’s East End with her, two dogs, and a cat.
Table of Contents
LIST OF MAPS.
WHAT’S NEW IN EDINBURGH & GLASGOW.
1 THE BEST OF EDINBURGH & GLASGOW.
2 EDINBURGH & GLASGOW IN DEPTH.
3 PLANNING YOUR TRIP TO EDINBURGH & GLASGOW.
4 SUGGESTED EDINBURGH & GLASGOW ITINERARIES.
5 SETTLING INTO EDINBURGH.
6 WHERE TO STAY IN EDINBURGH.
7 WHERE TO DINE IN EDINBURGH.
8 EXPLORING EDINBURGH.
9 EDINBURGH STROLLS.
10 EDINBURGH SHOPPING.
11 EDINBURGH AFTER DARK.
12 SIDE TRIPS FROM EDINBURGH.
13 SETTLING INTO GLASGOW.
14 WHERE TO STAY IN GLASGOW.
15 WHERE TO DINE IN GLASGOW.
16 EXPLORING GLASGOW.
17 GLASGOW CITY STROLLS.
18 GLASGOW SHOPPING.
19 GLASGOW AFTER DARK.
20 SIDE TRIPS FROM GLASGOW.
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