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Aerial view of new Glasgow landscape

24 July 2014 Last updated at 07:52 BST

Glasgow has been getting ready for the Games and investing money in 13 sporting venues across the city for more than six years.

With the opening of new sites like the Hydro arena and the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome they have had a huge impact on the city's skyline.

Chris McLaughlin took to the skies to see how the Games have transformed the city's landscape.

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