Golfing estates abroad

There are clever ways to tempt non-players to buy a home on a golfing estate, discovers Cathy Hawker

Own a home on a vineyard

Enjoy 'the culture' available well away from the overcrowded Algarve in Portugal's Alentejo wine-making region

Buying in Portugal

The Algarve may have led the way for property purchases but buyers are now looking everywhere, from Lisbon – possibly Europe’s most underrated capital – to Porto, as well as hunting out inland bargains in the vast plains of the Alentejo or the wine-producing Minho region