An oceanfront view and gauzy white curtains peacefully blowing in the salty breeze. Rolling green hills in the Italian countryside framed by stone castle walls. These are the descriptions of our idyllic daydreams… and, perhaps, our soon-to-be realities. Oh yes, for the right price, they can be yours, too. We set out to find the most gorgeous villas, historic estates, and heavenly retreats this planet has to offer—for rent. Scroll to explore them now and look forward to planning your picture-perfect vacation.