You don't have to be suffering from seasonal affective disorder to be longing for sun at this time of year: who wouldn't rather be slathering on suncream than shovelling snow?
No such problems at the following properties, all of which are bathed in sunshine for most of the year.
Reception hall, Key Biscayne, Florida – Asking price $10,950,000
Gardens with ornamental pond, Tamarina Golf and Beach Estate, Tamarin Bay, Mauritius – Asking price £2,364,000
Open-plan living room, Bantry Bay, Cape Town, Western Cape – R17,950,000