GirlGI | Girl Gone International Issue 6 - Page 135

Easily reached by Glasgow’s underground system, get off at Hillhead station and you’ll find yourself at the foot of Glasgow University in the city’s trendy West End. Tucked behind the main street Byers Road, is Ashton Lane, a cutsie cobbled backstreet packed with buzzing bars and eateries. Grab a pint at Brel’s Beer Garden or a whisky in The Wee Pub, Britain’s smallest bar. For dinner, try the award winning Ubiquitous Chip or the The Grosvenor Café, a beautiful highceilinged restaurant with an impressive cocktail menu. Go with a friend and split a Glasgow Brew sharing cocktail – a decadent way to sample Glasgow’s national bright orange soda drink, Irn Bru. Follow Ashton Lane until it becomes Cresswell Lane and you will find adorable wee clothing shops, interior boutiques and cafes. Slow walk back into the city c