December 2014

There are 3 blog entries for December 2014.

toucan-costa-ricaHandsome Properties has an extensive luxury real estate portfolio. From Parisienne apartments for rent to historic castles in Italy, our diverse range of homes for sale could cause anyone to be green with envy. One area that is growing in popularity among our clients is the beautiful country of Costa Rica.

Costa Rica is located in Central America in between Nicaragua and Panama. Bordered by the North Pacific Ocean to the west, and the Caribbean Sea to the east, this diverse landscape offers many wonderful investment opportunities for the right buyer.

Here are 4 reasons why you should consider a vacation home in Costa Rica.

Costa Rica Offers a High Quality of Life

Costa Rica is earning a reputation as one of the safer, more stable Central

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venice-homes-for-saleWhether you're jet setting to the French Riviera for a vacation or headed to your next major conference, travel can be a stressful experience.

It doesn't have to be.

We scoured the net for the best luxury travel tips from our favorite travel bloggers, fashionistas, and CEOs. Armed with these tips, you're one step closer to becoming a savvy (and stylish) traveler.

Packing Tips

Buy and Pack Outfits, Not Separates

Keep outfits in mind when purchasing and packing your travel wardrobe. Lay out your clothes in different combinations, and make sure each item can be used in at least two different outfits. The less you pack, the more room you have for shopping purchases in your luggage. - Travel Gal Boutique
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free-paris-eventsParis may be the City of Love, but many of us aren't seduced by the city's steep cost of living. If you're living or traveling to Paris, there are a number of ways to celebrate without breaking the bank. Handsome Properties brings you the top 4 free events to see in Paris.


Every summer Parisiennes escape to the coast to avoid the hot and humid weather of the city. Paris-Plages was created to provide relief for those having to remain in town. Every July and August, the banks of the Seine are transformed into a summer scene right out of Palm Beach. The river embankment takes on a beach theme complete with sand, palm trees and parasols. A number of attractions can be found along the river including free concerts, splash pools, boardwalk

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