Paisley Road West | Glasgow
Bellahouston Park is nestled between Ibrox, Dumbreck, Mosspark and Craigton in the south side of Glasgow, and is a popular place for runners and cyclists (and religious leaders – the park's been the site of two Papal Visits, in 1982 and 2010!). It's wide open, well lit and, at 169 acres, massive. It's home to Charles Rennie Mackintosh's House for an Art Lover and beautiful walled gardens, if you're in to that sort of thing. If not, there's a Glasgow Life swimming pool and leisure centre, a ski centre, and various orienteering routes to get lost on.