Glasgow is Scotland’s largest city and offers a range of accommodation including budget hotels, self-catering apartments and luxury hotels. The city centre with its distinctive grid layout is the location for many chain hotels such as Malmaison, Holiday Inn Express, Jurys Inn, Radisson Blu and the recently opened Citizen M. Here too are the main shopping areas of Sauchiehall Street and Argyle Street. Another area of concentration for accommodation is the West End around the University, with hotels such as Kelvingrove, as well as cheaper rooms in student accommodation. Business visitors to the SECC will find the Menzies Hotel nearby and those looking for spa breaks will find plenty of offers. Alternatives to hotels such as B&Bs and apartments are available – serviced apartments in the centre include Fraser Suites and the Spires. Good deals can be found for all these on-line or by direct booking.Glasgow has good rail, road and air links. Central Station has the iconic and recently restored Central Hotel and the airport has chains for travellers such as Travelodge and Holiday Inn. It is a vibrant city with plenty of entertainment venues such as theatres, cinemas, pubs and clubs, and internationally recognised museums and art galleries.