Nervous tourists note: that was more than 30 places higher than London.
Singles in Glasgow will discover the romantic surprises of this lively city.
Its reputation as a rough, crime-ridden, dirty and hard drinking city put people off. The award wasn't for the heritage culture that enlivens Edinburgh but for an entirely more contemporary vibe. In 2008, Lonely Planet named Glasgow one of the top 10 cities for tourists.
But, since the mid 1980s, Glaswegians have worked hard to turn that image around. In the same year, the Mercer report, a quality of life survey, put Glasgow among the top 50 safest cities of the world.
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Verdict: The more you think about it, the less sense Down makes.
Impress your date with a trip to Glasgow, with almost too many flirty ideas to choose from.
Passionate nights or enjoyable days spent exploring the delights of Glasgow for aspiring daters.
Scotland's largest city and the third largest city in the UK, Glasgow's had long taken a back seat to Edinburgh with tourists and visitors.All of this explains why the Sunday Herald was been invited to join a chef tour and media group, touring the celebrated Inverawe Smokehouse in the company of a Chinese journalist, a Singaporean chef, the Chef de Partie at the Hong Kong Jockey Club and the influential head of the Hong Kong restaurant association along with SDI's impressively expert and enthusiastic in-market and sector leaders who reinforce the impression of a national effort that knows what it's doing.A Japanese journalist had been and gone by the time this newspaper joined the tour, Hairnetted and white-coated, we are visiting Inverawe Smokehouse, a showpiece family business that has stuck determinedly to the old - almost rustic - methods of smoking salmon, is an example of the happy marriage of quality and craftsmanship.Free to use and with a UI that's simple to the point of remedial, its rapid-fire approach to matchmaking has since been aped by numerous developers, while online dating's gentrification has continued apace. Whether you're looking for love or just a casual fling, there's plenty of competition around.These are the best Tinder alternatives (and a nod to our favourite Tinder add-on).