Have you ever thought about upping sticks and changing your life up a little but not quite ready for a move as far away as Australia? Jersey is the perfect island paradise a stones throw from mainland UK but far enough that you will be able to enjoy a change in lifestyle. You’re probably wondering exactly what the island has to offer and why Jersey?
The island is just 8 km by 14.5 km and boasts unspoilt beaches and glorious countryside. Jersey is located just 20 km from France so has a distinctly European feel. It’s the perfect setting for the good life, whether you’re looking to host clients or just look for a better life for your family away from the hustle and bustle. Jersey is conveniently close to international business centres, but far enough away to enjoy a relaxed lifestyle in a tranquil and secure location.
If it is a better life for your family that you are after then Jersey has fantastic schools, private schools cost as little as a third of that in the UK. With a comprehensive health service and a work-life balance that means you can be on the beach with your family within minutes of leaving the office, Jersey is the ideal environment in which to enjoy your success.
Jersey is also famous worldwide for its breed of cow, superior quality of milk and the prized Jersey Royal new potato but the Island also boasts an abundance of fresh, seasonal produce and a variety of skilled craftsmen and artists who create a range of excellent products. Genuine Jersey is the association that was set up to promote the diversity and quality of local jersey produce and products. Products and produce range include, dairy goods, fruit and veg, meat and poultry, fish and shellfish, wines, ciders and spirits to decorative stonework, wooden artefacts and even jewellery. These are all of the items that you might find adorned with a red Genuine Jersey mark island wide.
The island is a place that your friends and family can come to visit and enjoy holidays, due to Jerseys close proximity to France, the island has a very European feel. The Visit Jersey website includes a wide range of activities for visitors to do depending on the season, your guests will never be at a loose end. Just nine miles by five, Jersey’s size makes it easy to fit plenty into a weekend. With heritage discoveries on your doorstep and miles of beaches and bays to explore, how will you spend your island time? From beach walks and coastal driving routes to memorable food experiences overlooking the sea, relaxing weekends in the fresh salt air and boat trips with stunning views, live Jersey’s island life to the full.
After reading the above, you couldn’t not want to move to Jersey considering the small island's huge offering. Get in touch with Margaret Thompson at Thompson Estates who is the estate agent to look after all your needs. Thompson Estates is a bespoke Estate Agency with an exemplary reputation. Specialising in Residential property they offer a service that is unmatched by any other local Estate Agency.