yah_glasgow

You Are Here – Glasgow

You probably remember I was complaining about Glasgow YAH not being released prior other Scottish cities. Well, here it is – brand new You Are Here Glasgow. Finally! Did you know it is the largest city in Scotland? It’s peak population has reached 1,127,825 people in 1938 during Industrial Revolution. It has declined since people relocated to suburbs. Interesting fact: citizens of the city are referred to as “Glaswegians” or “Weegies”.
I tend to believe the inside of the mug is dark blue, my favorite.… Read more

yah_aberdeen

You Are Here – Aberdeen

Scotland scores again. Welcome the new mug from You Are Here series – Aberdeen. This city is only third by population in Scotland, yet it now has YAH and Glasgow doesn’t. Don’t forget, Edinburgh has been released long time ago too. Hey, Starbucks, what is your logic? It’s not like I am complaining, just trying to understand you.
As for the mug itself, I would like to mention Aberdeen Beach and Queens Links which is famous for it’s golden sand. Unfortunately it suffers from erosion and multiple actions are performed in order to protect it.… Read more

Icon – Glasgow

This Icon mug came from Glasgow, Scotland. Blue is used as its theme color. George Square can be seen on the front of the mug and Glasgow Skyline on the back.
This mug is pretty common.
Countries of production: China, Taiwan… Read more

Icon – Scotland

This Icon mug came from Scotland. Dark Green is used as its theme color. Great Highland Bagpipe can be seen on the front of the mug and Eilean Donan castle on the back.
This mug is pretty common.
Countries of production: China, Taiwan… Read more

Icon – Edinburgh

This Icon mug came from Edinburgh, Scotland. Dark Blue is used as its theme color. Edinburgh Castle can be seen on the front of the mug and Pin Stewart Monument Skyline on the back.
This mug is somewhat hard to find.
Countries of production: China… Read more