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3 Questions to Ask Before Visiting Scotland

3 Questions to Ask Before Visiting Scotland

In recent years, Scotland has experienced an increase in international tourism. In 2012 it was voted ‘the most beautiful country in the world’ by Rough Guide Magazine, while U.S. television show, Outlander (set and filmed in Scotland), has also contributed to its...

Celebrities of Scotland

Celebrities of Scotland

While Scotland is renowned for its stunning scenery and otherworldly wildlife, it is also well-known for the many celebrities who hail from the region. Billy Connolly Sir Billy Connolly, CBE, is a Scottish stand-up comedian, musician, actor, presenter and artist. Born...

Top 4 Places to Discover on the Cowal Peninsula & Puck’s Glen

Top 4 Places to Discover on the Cowal Peninsula & Puck’s Glen

Known as Scotland’s ‘secret coast,’ the Cowal Peninsula is a magical destination that forms part of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park. Sitting on the awe-inspiring Loch Fyne, the Cowal Peninsula is a vast area of land starting from the town of Inveraray all...

5 Incredible Places to Visit in Scotland

5 Incredible Places to Visit in Scotland

Thinking about taking a road trip around Scotland? If you want to go back in time and feel like you’re living in a fairy tale, then Scotland is definitely the place to visit.  Here we round up our top 5 places to visit: Old Man of Storr Located on the Isle of...

Scenic Drives of Scotland

Scenic Drives of Scotland

Knockdow House is situated close to the town of Dunoon, in the county of Argyll and Bute. Famous for its friendly locals, stunning scenery and the Victorian Pier, there is plenty to do here no matter your interests. Going beyond the town of Dunoon gives you plenty of...

What are the Main Characteristics of a Georgian Property?

What are the Main Characteristics of a Georgian Property?

Knockdow House is an 18th century Georgian property located on the Cowal Peninsula in Argyll, Scotland. This glorious property, built around 1753, has a look and feel about it that you simply wouldn’t find in a modern home. It also has a deeply entrenched history that...

The Suites of Knockdow House

The Suites of Knockdow House

Knockdow House is a remote property on the Cowal peninsula, Argyll. The house is breathtakingly plush, offering a glimpse into this far-flung and mysterious corner of the world. Knockdow House is the ideal escape. It is a truly special building which has been...

Wonderful Wildlife of Cowal

Wonderful Wildlife of Cowal

Cowal is a peninsula in Argyll and Bute, western Scotland. Like Knockdow House, the region is steeped in history, tradition and culture. If it’s wildlife you’re after, this is certainly the ideal place to explore. Cowal is the home of a wide range of birds and...

A Day Out at Inveraray Jail

A Day Out at Inveraray Jail

While Dunoon, home town to Knockdow House, has without doubt got plenty to see and do, when you step out further afield you’ll find so much to explore. From wildlife to history, there is a great deal to see and do in this part of Scotland, no matter your interests or...