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10 Free Rio EN

In celebration of the World Cup, we asked travel blogger (and frequent Rio visitor) Elsa Bastos about her favorite free things to do in Rio de Janeiro. Here’s what she recommends...

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You already know how to create an great, eye-catching listing on HomeExchange.com. But how about writing a friendly inquiry and sending responses? Communication is key to a successful home exchange, but...

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Life is better when we share. To prove it, we’ve mapped out a whole day of sharing, from the best breakfast to an evening with friends. 7:00am – Prepare the freshest...

It’s been a busy and exciting few days at OuiShareFest 2014, and now we want to share with you!   HomeExchange.com founder Ed Kushins was off to Paris this week to...

With the rising costs of checked baggage, it’s no wonder more and more travelers are forgoing jumbo suitcases for practical carry-ons. But how do you pack for a week-long exchange (or...

The 2014 Winter Olympics have come to a close, and we’re bidding them farewell with a recap of Sochi…by the numbers! 33 Russian medals Flickr: U.S. Army IMCOM / Creative Commons   28 American medals...

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Did you resolve to be more adventurous in 2014? We've put together our top ten excursions to help you get a head start.

The view from horseback

Ever wonder what it would be like to spend each day among zebras, giraffes, and wildebeests? Meet Marius, a HomeExchange.com member from a wildlife estate in South Africa!

You’ve done your homework on the accommodation front, but once you’ve arrived, how will you eat like a local?