You should look upon this year end edition of the Good Property Guide as a luxurious international Christmas cake containing many wonderful ingredients. There’s the fruit of Sting’s Tuscan estate mixed lovingly with Caribbean holiday season spice, magical Cypriot essence blended with the sweetness of Spanish sunshine, glorious Greek goodness intermingled with true Turkish delight, Dazzling Dutch flair and Portugese perfection fortified by the best French Cognac.
The icing on our cake comes from the ski slopes of Switzerland and the French Alps with added decoration in the form of wonderful West Virginian model properties, and magnificent Mauritian colour. There’s a touch of Maltese Hollywood glitz thrown on top just for good measure, all wrapped in luscious London real estate and Omani opulence.
I was delighted our own PR and Events Company was asked to manage a wonderful presentation at ‘Lords’ the home of cricket back in late September on behalf of Vue International, specialists in Florida investment property. We have both a special report in the magazine and an engaging look at opportunities in the exciting sunshine state.
Its been a delight to catch up with one of Haute Cuisine’s finest innovators in the enigmatic Michel Roux JR, who gives us a glimpse into the world of a Michelin Chef. Readers also have the chance to win a copy of his superb French recipe book.
You’ll discover country estates don’t come much better than Chatsworth in Derbyshire in a special Good Property Guide feature, complete with an Alice in Wonderland Christmas adventure.
We reveal where President Obama has been spending his own Christmas holidays and you’ll learn more about fractional ownership and why we have designs on one of the properties of the year.
And for those who’d love a magical Christmas break here in Blighty, we place a special focus on charismatic Cornwall including a very exciting event. Add this to all the latest property and global news and your year end feast of enjoyment is complete.
In fact, we think you’ll find our last edition of 2014 a fantastic read, so wherever you are on the planet and whatever the next couple of months has in store, on behalf of everyone at The Good Property Guide, have a wonderful Christmas and here’s to a great 2015.