[Image: The light profile with modal contributions of 2, 0, 1 and 3 units of orbital angular momentum; overlay of Rodin's "The Thinker", as displayed at the Burrell Collection']

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Glasgow combines the energy and sophistication of a great international city with some of Scotland's most spectacular scenery.

Glasgow is home to more than 20 world class museums and art galleries, including the iconic new Riverside Museum and the internationally renowned Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum.  You can also experience the Art Nouveau genius of Glasgow born artist, architect and designer, Charles Rennie Mackintosh.

Glasgow is also a shopper's paradise - the city's Buchanan Street has recently been voted one of the world's top 10 shopping streets.  Glasgow is home to shops to suit all styles from international high street stores to designer boutiques.


The Burrell Collection is an art collection situated in Pollok Country Park, on the south side of Glasgow city.  Pollok Country Park is Glasgow's largest park, with over 360 acres of green.  This lovely park is best known for its well-kept scenic running and walking trails and its extensive woodlands and gardens provide a quiet sanctuary for both visitors and wildlife.

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