Summer Giveaway – Win a Hotel Chocolat Summer Desserts Sleekster

We’re back at it again, giving away wonderful prizes in yet another Insure My Villa social media competition! This time, you could win one of Hotel Chocolat’s delectable Summer Desserts Sleeksters…

If you’re a chocoholic, then you will want to keep an eye on our social media pages, as you may become one of our lucky winners!

To get into the spirit of summer, we’ve looked into holiday ideas packed full of chocolate fun for those looking to head to Europe… Continue reading

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Summer Competition – Terms and Conditions

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Andalusia is a Current Hotspot for Holiday Homes in Spain

holiday homes in SpainAre you hoping to purchase an overseas holiday home in Spain? If you’re looking at different areas and wondering where might be best to set your sights on, you will be interested to know where other holidaymakers have decided to settle… Continue reading

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Best in Europe – Lonely Planet’s 2019 Rankings

Best in EuropeLonely Planet has released its Best in Europe list for 2019, which highlights “the essential European destinations to visit this year”. It contains a great selection of areas, some of which we’ve yet to visit and now want to more than ever…

We’re particularly pleased to see a few areas listed that our readers are bound to be familiar with. Those of you who are clients or brokers will know that we insure overseas properties in seven countries – Spain, France, Italy, Portugal, Cyprus, Republic of Ireland and Monaco. Of these seven, three have been mentioned by Lonely Planet!

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Tips for Choosing a Holiday Home in Portugal

Portugal Holiday HomePortugal 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 are now considering investing in a holiday home abroad, take a look at our following guide, to help you get started: Continue reading

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Europe Day 2019 – Reasons Why We Love Europe!

Europe DayDid you know that today (9th May) is Europe Day? Whatever happens in the future for the UK, we are very proud to be part of the EU, along with the wonderful countries in this union.

In order to celebrate, we’ve taken a look at each of the seven countries we cover with our Overseas Property Insurance and made a list of our favourite things about them… Continue reading

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Best Beaches to Visit Abroad in Europe

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Looking to top up your tan and take in some beautiful sea views? We don’t blame you, the British summer is just starting to get warmed up and with it our wanderlust… Check out our five best beach suggestions: Continue reading

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Our Favourite Easter Traditions Celebrated Across Europe

Closeup of easter eggsHappy Easter to all of our followers! We hope that those of you who took part in Lent this year were successful.

Easter is another one of those holidays that is celebrated in different ways, depending on your faith and culture.

We love learning about the differences between how people in the UK celebrate a holiday (which even often vary from region to region) and those overseas. Easter is no exception!

We’re sure that we’ve barely touched the surface with this one, but we’ve rounded up some of the traditions that take place across Europe at this time of year: Continue reading

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Seven Tips for Moving Abroad with Your Pets

moving abroad with petsGetting ready to move overseas can be a massive task, as there is a lot to prepare. Being a pet owner only adds more to your to-do list! In order to get you started, we’ve put together the following seven tips for moving abroad with your pets: Continue reading

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7 Top Tips for Purchasing an Overseas Home

overseas homeBuying a home abroad and starting a new life is the dream of many, but the idea of making it a reality can be daunting. We hope to help as many people as possible to fulfil this dream, by providing you with our top tips for purchasing an overseas home. Continue reading

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