Artists and writers and the French Riviera

The Côte d' Azur has attracted famous artists and writers since the 18th century - Holly Kirkwood investigates why so many creative minds are still drawn to the area

Buying property in Sardinia

Carla Passino takes a closer look at Italy's best-kept secret - property for sale on the beautiful island of Sardinia

Monaco broadens its appeal

Monaco is no longer just the province of playboys. Anna Tyzack visits the principality to find out it's broadening its appeal to families

Toulouse: property market hotspot

Toulouse is a super-chic French city bursting with young people and a gateway to everywhere from the Mediterranean to the Basque Country

Mauritius villas for sale

Holly Kirkwood finds some tempting properties for sale for those who'd like to spend more time on the gorgeous Indian Ocean island of Mauritius

Country Life International Spring 2011

The Spring 2011 edition of Country Life International features an in-depth look at the properties for sale in Tuscany, plus features on luxury houses for sale everywhere from Mauritius and…

Legacy properties abroad

Catherine Moye gets to grips with the concept of legacy homes abroad - properties to be enjoyed by many generations of families

The Hamptons property market

Anybody who’s anybody stateside covets ownership of the American Golden Triangle: high-end homes in Manhattan, the Hamptons and Palm Beach

Buying property in Les Alpilles

Arabella Youens investigates the appeal of a second home in Les Alpilles, a charming part of France which is easily reached from the UK

Buying a house in Tuscany

Carla Passino tours the varied opportunities that make houses in Tuscany a beguiling choice for overseas property buyers