Visiting London this summer? 8 Exhibitions you shouldn’t miss!

David Hockney RA: 82 Portraits and 1 Still Life at the Royal Academy 2 July — 2 October 2016 Not on the grand scale of Hockney’s landscapes at the Royal Academy in 2012, this exhibition is a return to his … Continue reading

Enjoying Waiheke Island Wineries

As one of the picturesque islands in the stunning Hauraki Gulf, Waiheke is considered as a not to be missed experience during a stay in Auckland.  Very conveniently located for visitors, it is just 35 minutes away on a regular … Continue reading

Exploring Cape Town’s Superb Winelands

jordan wine estate

On our recent trip to Cape Town, we made a point of visiting a selection of vineyards within the famous Cape Winelands, an area of stunning beauty, set against the backdrop of Cape Town’s impressive mountains. And the wine definitely … Continue reading

Why not celebrate Christmas and/or New Year in one of Europe’s great cities?

Christmas London

We still have limited availability at some stunning apartments right in the city centres of London, Paris, Rome, Florence, Venice and Bordeaux…. definitely worth a look, and even perhaps treating yourself to Christmas and New Year festivities in one of … Continue reading

If you are planning a villa holiday for a large extended family, or group of friends, we may have the answer!

Villa Sifnos

We have two outstanding rental villas available on the unspoilt Greek Cycladic islands of Kea and Sifnos, both with resident staff (and able to arrange additional staff), to ensure a totally relaxing break.  Kea Kea is an exceptionally picturesque island … Continue reading

Two Good Reasons to Book your Venice Apartment Early

venice carnival

We don’t think for a minute that you need any encouragement to visit Venice!  However, it is a good idea to book accommodation in plenty of time if you are thinking of visiting during Carnival in late January/early February, or … Continue reading

Enjoy the delights of Croatia from a luxury rental apartment or villa, right in the historic centre of Hvar Town.

Hvar Villa

The island of Hvar is generally acknowledged as being one of the most attractive islands of the Adriatic. Our luxury villa and apartments in Hvar are conveniently situated right in the historic centre of Hvar town, just 20 metres from … Continue reading

Recommended Wining and Dining in Ibiza


There are no end of amazing choices for dining out in Ibiza … on beaches, in the countryside, in villages and in Ibiza town … it was almost impossible to know where to start!  So we have spoken to some … Continue reading

After Fashion Week, London’s Celebration of Fashion continues …!

Liberty in fashion

Enjoy the great range of fashion related exhibitions taking place in London from now through to January, from the comfort of one of our conveniently located rental apartments! Liberty in Fashion at the Fashion and Textile Museum Liberty has been … Continue reading

Cinecittà Shows Off in Rome


For anyone even remotely interested in the history of cinema, a visit to Cinecittà (also known as ‘The Dream Factory’), is a must during your stay in Rome.  Since January this year, a new permanent exhibition, ‘Cinecittà Shows Off’, gives … Continue reading