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Today, I visited the Willow Tea Rooms at 217 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow.  The interior and facade were designed by Glasgow’s most famous architect/designer, Charles Rennie Mackintosh (1868-1928) whose key achievement was the design of places to be inhabited. The street name ‘Sauchiehall’  means ‘alley of the willows’ and throughout the rooms Mackintosh used the willow motif.



Glasgow and River Clyde looking east

Delayed Blog Post from April 21st 2018

This morning, we departed our lodgings at Bowfield Hotel & Country Club, Howwood, about thirty minutes south of Glasgow and then drove into Glasgow for a sightseeing trip which comprised:

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Mackintosh design at Reid Building, Glasgow School of Art

This morning, I collected a two persons from lodgings in Glasgow and embarked on a tour of sites associated with famous Glaswegian architect and designer, Charles Rennie Mackintosh.

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