For the ultimate power trip, opt for a sunny eco home!

Why not add an eco edge to your overseas home and go ‘off-grid’? Here’s a pick of homes where your electricity - and in some cases water - bill could be zero… Sunshine is free and in abundance in southern Europe, which makes powering your home and its hot water on solar energy a real possibility. Thermal [...]

By | May 10th, 2017|Articles|

Bloomin’ marvellous homes in the sun!

National Gardening Week falls in April, making it the ideal month to showcase some overseas homes with exceptional gardens. Which of these is your favourite? Floral delights in the Limousin Limousin, France Tucked away in a pretty hamlet in the Limousin, the landscaped garden of this charming period property is the ideal place to [...]

By | April 21st, 2017|Articles|

Feel-good homes that help you feel better!

New Year, new healthy you? A property in one of these destinations would be the ideal place to kick off your 2017 detox or fitness regime… Catalonia, Spain Overlooking some of Spain’s finest fairways and with views of the Montseny mountains, this boutique apartment development within the award-winning PGA Catalunya resort in Girona would be [...]

By | January 9th, 2017|Articles|

Find your perfect ‘pasta pad’ in Puglia!

Fantastic food is one of the major draws of Puglia in southern Italy, where Ryanair has just announced a new route for 2017. We pick five foodie hot spots there and for each cherry-pick an equally delectable property… Article written by The Overseas Guides Company Discerning celebrities who crave rural privacy and access to some [...]

By | November 4th, 2016|Articles|

Live your own Olympic dreams somewhere sunny!

Feeling inspired by Team GB in Rio? If so, we’ve matched four Olympic sports with a sun-kissed second home destination, and for each found a medal-worthy property Article written by The Overseas Guides Company Kayaking - Dordogne, France The Dordogne is not only a department in France, it takes its name from one of the [...]

By | August 15th, 2016|Articles|