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  Think Las Vegas is all flash and cash?¬† In the summer of 2015, Ruud and Marloes set out to live like locals at a Home Exchange in Las Vegas. In...

Meal sharing economy

7 popular meal sharing networks and how they work For the savvy traveler, the meal-based cooperative system is a means to cultural immersion. A traveler can now visit global destinations and...

We had so much fun seeing your photos during our Wish You Were Here, #MyHomeExchange contest that we’re doing it again! This time, we’re celebrating Food and Family. Whether you’re enjoying...

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What is it that you love most about the Home Exchange concept? We have asked our Members on Facebook and here some of the amazing answers they’ve told us! Add yours...

culture-differences

The size of the bed, the use of air conditioning, some strange coffee machines... And many more! The so called "cultural differences" can be funny when traveling from one country to...

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Part of the spirit of “living like a local” is the ability to communicate. You don’t have to be fluent. Most cultures appreciate your attempt at their language and are completely...

Tubbataha_Reef

Diving in South East Asia is a like a dream come true. Tropical warm weather, picturesque beaches to relax in, but more importantly, the diverse under water life that thrive in...

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Send us a short video or a photo waving your hand from your Home Exchange destination this year! We'd love to collect photos and videos from all over the world! Among...

WaitingForLull

Guest post by Angelica Wilk, from BrooklynChickTravels.com With summer around the corner, many of us are planning a getaway within the next few months. Planning leads to thinking of our budgets and the...