This area, to the west of Glasgow, runs alongside the banks of the River Clyde with Glasgow International Airport making it accessible from all parts of the UK and beyond. An intriguing mix of historic towns, quaint villages, modern and bustling commercial centres and rolling countryside add up to a county that delivers a lot in a relatively small area.
The interesting town of Paisley is a major draw to the area, along with its abbey, which hosts a packed yearly calendar of concerts and events. The ultra modern and stylish Braehead Shopping Centre just outside Glasgow is where all savvy shoppers head to find high street and designer bargains. For sports fans golf, mountain biking and other outdoor pursuits are plentiful in the area, with a warm welcome guaranteed at many of the counties traditional or hip bars which dot the landscape.