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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?


Even though organizing a multi-city exchange can seem a bit overwhelming at first, it’s really not too much different from setting up a regular home exchange.

top 10 reasons home exchange

1. You can walk through your house with your eyes closed and not bump into anything. 2. You love your town so much, you think everyone should live there. 3. You’re thinking...


While perfectly executed vacations certainly have their place, everyone needs a little adventure now and then. And even though it’s always tempting to stick to tour maps, well-known museums, and restaurants...

Over the course of a year, I visit dozens of countries around the world without ever breaking the bank. How do I do it? It's easy - my secret lies in...

A Tahiti Dance Show

By Hannah & Chris of Love, Play, Work We kicked of our ‘Round the World in Home Exchange Challenge’ in Portland, Oregon – a fantastic place to start any sort of...

Local Shopping

When you do a Home Exchange instead of staying in a hotel, you’ll have some additional funds to spend on your trip. And since you’re a seasoned traveler, you don’t want...