Tuesday, 28 January 2014

Broadband Speed - When Small Is Beautiful

Recently published information shows that the top broadband speeds in Europe aren't in Germany or the UK - but in mountainous Andorra, a small principality located between France and Spain that is best known for the country's skiing, along with low income taxes that attracts people for residency.

More information about the country can be read at Top Speed Broadband And Low Taxes Winning Formula For Andorra

Monday, 13 January 2014

Ski Season Andorra

With the Winter Olympics just a few weeks away now, there's going to be quite a boost in the number of people who will be going on a skiing holiday in February through to Easter.

A good family friendly country to try skiing if you haven't been before is Andorra.

The country is well known in financial circles for being a tax haven and for Andorra property but a resident population of just 70,000 is boosted in the winter months by those who like their skiing.

To read more about the country and how to view the spectacular scenery by helicopter when you're there read Exploring Andorra By Helicopter

Monday, 17 June 2013

We'll Follow The Sun

New figures out last week showed that the people who are doing best during the economic downturn are the retired - and many are still looking to move abroad or buy a second home where the sun shines according to this blog British Seniors Chasing The Sun For Retirement

And for those that are looking to buy somewhere in Europe that has good weather from April through to end October, we suggest looking at what Menorca has to offer - prices have dropped by a half in the last few years and two bedroom apartments are available from around £40,000.

For a map of Menorca visit this Menorca map

Tuesday, 4 June 2013

Romance Is Adventure

For many newly weds, the honeymoon is no longer two weeks on a beach holiday but something decidely more adventurous.

Cycling holidays, mountaineering, safaris, diving and more are becoming more popular and this is examined at this blog article True Love Starts With Adventure

Monday, 3 June 2013

How To Get Into A Popular Tax Haven

Andorra's countryside and low taxes appeal to many people who want to move to a low tax jurisdiction
Often in newspapers and on the radio news comes in about a tax haven, and a report invariably highlights the amount of tax an individual has saved by living in one.

One popular tax haven in Europe is Andorra, and in the past it was pretty much a case of buying a property in Andorra - and you're in.

But the country has changed the rules, and to read what's new visit Tax Haven Andorra Has New Entry Qualifications

Tuesday, 21 May 2013

Holidays Can Be Murder...

Holidays are for relaxation, getting away from it all, and forgetting the daily news agenda of crime and murder.

But Tenerife, a family holiday destination is the annual scene for celebrating murder.

To read why visit Holiday Island Celebrates Murder Mystery

Thursday, 16 May 2013

Reversal Of Fortunes Sees Brits Selling Majorca Homes

The aspirtation of owning a second home abroad came true for many people over the last thirty years, but more recently the trend has been reversed with more


Wednesday, 1 May 2013

The Natural Second Home For The Wealthy

It's hard to argue that anywhere is a natural second home - but for those who have made some money #Monaco fits the description well.


Is Europe Out Of The Question?

Is a trip to Europe out of the question?

With austerity still a buzz word, many have put to one side the idea of a European tour - but it could be a good time to visit.

To find out why visit Now Is The Time For A Cheap Vacation In Europe

Tuesday, 23 April 2013

Monaco Residency For One

If you're considering moving to Monaco by yourself, and are looking for a base, a studio apartment has just come up for sale.