March 2009

Tee parties in the Algarve

In 2007 Padraig Harrington earned his place among the world's elite golfers when he won his first Open. Dublin will always be his home, he says, but he's looking forward to holidays at his property in Portugal

16 March 2009

The Good Life

Even top chefs need to switch off sometimes and for Antony Worrall Thompson, or 'Wozza', as he's affectionately known, this involves spending time at his Spanish bolthole. We caught up with him for a chat about his finca on the Costa del Sol

16 March 2009

Meet the property agents

Nic and Lorna Ashby, 40 and 38 respectively, live in Malta where they work for a property company. Nic tells us why they decided to leave the UK to start a new life in the sunny Mediterranean...

16 March 2009

Getting hurricane and flood insurance for your property in Florida

Florida is hit by more hurricanes than any other state in America. In 2010 twelve hurricanes hit the southern and eastern coast of the US, the most since the fifteen that hit in 2005 and with the hurricane season lasting half the year – from 1st June to 30th November, they are a fact of life in this part of the world and the only way to stay on top of the game is to plan ahead and never get caught off-guard.

1 March 2009