If magic exists in the real world, it can be found in Benmore Gardens. No place looks quite so enchanting or feels so mystical as this extensive garden. I could wander around it for hours. In fact, I did the other day. There’s something about the smell of the pine and the trails running through the garden that brings out the kid in you. There are so many places to hide, explore, to investigate that your imagination starts to run wild. You find yourself hearing ‘footsteps’ behind you, when no one is there. The trees seem to whisper, but never quite reveal all their secrets. It’s magical, wonderful, and utterly irresistible.
This is what you see when you first enter the gardens:
As you journey deeper into Benmore, the place takes on a magical feel:
I have a ton more pictures, but I won’t bore you with them. If you find yourself in Argyll, Scotland definitely check Benmore Gardens out.