Escape to the Continent

Escape to the Continent travels further than its British counterpart, taking those seeking a life change to test drive what an alternative life could look like in a new sunny climate.

As economic woes mount, poor weather lingers and the pace and stress of life in the UK spirals, many Brits are asking whether a new life under Mediterranean skies is worth considering.

Whether it’s a Greek island, a Spanish beach or an Italian hill town, the series will go in search of the perfect new home for those seeking to make a life away from Blighty.

Escape to the Continent will offer an insight into life living abroad, from competitively priced homes and stunning locations to employment openings and leisure opportunities also giving a dose of reality on issues such as property law, local taxation and healthcare.