Turquoise waters and fine-sand beaches extend for miles here in Costa Smeralda, an alluring destination along the northeast coast of Sardinia, Italy. Because the villa is only minutes away from the village of Porto Cervo, the owners can enjoy waterfront views, as well as fine dining and shopping.
Between the city of Verona and Lake Garda lies Italy's Valpolicella district, an area made famous for its wine production. Here, in the center of the village of San Pietro in Cariano, an Old World-style villa beckons visitors.
From up above, Verona, Italy looks as picturesque as a postcard, with vineyards and groves of olive trees stretching into the distance. An avenue lined by cypress trees leads to the Renaissance-era villa.