All posts tagged "city"

  • My Girona For The Rhythm Of Catalonia

    From the historical centre on the right bank to the commercial hub of the left the potent combination of old and modern makes Girona glorious. The capital of its own province, this is home to the most...

    • Posted October 10, 2016
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  • All Revved Up

    Set to the stunning backdrop of both the Texas countryside and the city of Austin, 24 Formula One cars will line the grid in late October, engines screaming in anticipation, to capture the Champion’s crown. Just imagine...

    • Posted October 10, 2016
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    We ♥ N.Y.

    Frenetic, beautiful New York still thrills the senses and moves the heart. Who could fail to love a city that’s such a work of art, asks Fleur Kinson. With fifty million visitors descending on the city every...

    • Posted January 20, 2014
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    High Times for Istanbul

    Turkey’s biggest city has been flourishing lately, with property values climbing year-on-year. A booming economy, slick new developments and an insatiable appetite for homes suggest the ascent will continue. Fleur Kinson recommends investing in Istanbul. Parts of...

    • Posted January 20, 2014
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    Venice Light and Dark

    Crowded, expensive, decaying and flood-prone, Venice still manages to be the world’s most beautiful city. And it’s even lovelier in winter gloom than summer sun. Fleur Kinson muses on the capital of paradoxes. As we begin to...

    • Posted November 22, 2013
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    Home Truths

    China’s eerie ‘ghost cities’ have 60 million uninhabited apartments. Good future planning or property bubbles about to burst? Fleur Kinson looks at China’s breakneck-speed urbanisation. While the 20th was ‘the American century’, the 21st is expected to...

    • Posted November 22, 2013
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    Italia Bellissima!

    Perfect landscapes, glorious food, beautiful buildings and a famously stable property market – who wouldn’t want to own a home in Italy? Fleur Kinson recommends a slice of dolce vita. Currently the world’s fifth most visited country,...

    • Posted November 22, 2013
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    Orlando magic

    Florida’s property market is booming and Orlando is leading the charge. Josh McGarvie reports. With its affable climate, pristine beaches and liberal lifestyle, Florida has long been a fashionable location for a second home. Yet despite the...

    • Posted September 17, 2013
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    Opulent Istanbul

    The cultural capital of Turkey, Istanbul is the latest short-haul city destination to embrace the second-home buying scene. With its spiky skyline of glistening domes and minarets and the haunting call to prayer echoing off its ancient...

    • Posted February 15, 2013
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