$4,200,000 NZD | Wellington, New Zealand | New Zealand Sotheby’s International Realty
Fodor’s suggests visiting Wellington during its warmest months – December through March. Nestled on over 2.5 hectares of land, this contemporary masterpiece was designed by renowned architect John Mills. The home spans more than 5,000 square-feet and includes four bedrooms, indoor and outdoor living spaces, a wall of windows framing views of the surrounding rugged hillside and a recreational annex with sauna and heated swimming pool.
€3.500.000 EUR | Saxony, Germany | Berlin Sotheby’s International Realty
This May through October, plan a trip to Saxony. A unique old-meets-new property, the estate comprises a modern main house built in 2012 as well as a renovated natural stone house originally built in the 19th century that serves as a guest house. With sharp lines and sleek finishes, the main house boasts an open living space and indoor swimming pool.
$985,000 USD | Oaxaca, Mexico | Guadalajara Sotheby’s International Realty
Oaxaca is a year-round destination. A multi-level villa, this property spans 9,735 square-feet and features nine bedrooms, a 30-person dining area, indoor and outdoor living spaces and a pool. Constructed in a Mexican Colonial-style, the home was built using natural regional materials, has talavera ceramic finishes and is in close proximity to the beach.
$1,550,000 USD | Lima, Peru | Peru Sotheby’s International Realty
Lima is another year-round destination, but the weather is especially favorable during its summer months of January through March. Overlooking the city, this duplex penthouse has five bedrooms, a 12-person dining room and private elevator access. There is additionally a large terrace complete with a pool, state-of-the-art BBQ and pizza oven.
€2.320.000 EUR | Helsinki, Finland | Snellman Sotheby’s International Realty
Fodor’s recommends a trip to Helsinki during the summer months. A two-story loft apartment, this residence is located in the heart of the city. Originally built in 1898, the property was renovated in 2013 and boasts high-end finishes throughout including exposed brick and Gaggenau appliances in the kitchen. The 2,497-square-foot apartment includes three bedrooms, large kitchen, grand living and dining area, high-ceilings and private elevator access.