Author Archives: Em Morley

How to look after an overseas holiday home


A place in the sun can be a great investment, as well as a fantastic excuse to take a holiday. Finding the overseas holiday home of your dreams is one thing, but have you thought about how to look after … Continue reading

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Consider an agent to look after your overseas property


When buying an overseas property, there are benefits to using an agent during the transaction process. You might then also want to continue using them to manage the property. Although this will mean an extra cost to come out of … Continue reading

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What do celebrity homes in Europe look like?


We recently saw that actor Sean Connery’s South-of France villa is up for sale. This got us thinking about what celebrity homes in Europe, such as this, might look like. What features are now considered typical for a luxury property?

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Tips for choosing a holiday home in Portugal


Portugal is a popular holiday destination for a number of reasons. There are plenty of clean beaches with beautiful sea views and the weather is warm throughout the summer months. If Portugal has swayed you with its charm and you … Continue reading

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Cultural traditions throughout Europe


As it’s World Day for Cultural Diversity today and European Neighbours’ Day next week, we’ve put together a list of traditions celebrated throughout some of the countries we insure in.

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What does the coronavirus outbreak mean for those buying a Spanish property?


We’re now a couple of months into lockdown in the UK, with similar situations in place throughout other countries. Plans have been on hold and now we find ourselves wondering that this will mean for the future.

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Easter traditions typically celebrated in France


If you have recently moved to the country as an expat, there are many French Easter traditions to enjoy. We’ve gathered together some information for you on a few spring customs across France:

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Use time in self-isolation to prepare for an adventure


As we write our latest article for our blog, we are sat in self-isolation, in line with the latest UK government guidelines. Each member of our fabulous team is now working remotely from the safety of their own home. Thank … Continue reading

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World Poetry Day Across Europe


Poetry, like any other form of art, bonds us as humans together. Poetry, in whatever language, can convey, question and explain feelings that we may have otherwise been left wondering if we are alone in feeling. Whether you’re an office … Continue reading

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Pancake Day Around the World


With pancake day coming up on the 25th of February, we thought it would be the perfect time to share our knowledge on how Shrove Tuesday is celebrated around the world so that those of you that are travelling can … Continue reading

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