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Meet Max, a travel blogger from Spain who made his dream of living on a houseboat a reality with Home Exchange!


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 with 200 Yelp ratings, we propose a challenge: Lose your map.

Can you imagine traveling literally around the world without having to shell out a single cent to a hotel or rental property?  It may sound implausible, but that’s just what HomeExchange.Com members Ross and Jaci Given did during a yearlong travel stint The adventurous pair were able to rest their weary heads in a different home every night through the use pre-planned exchanges in multiple countries. They began with five straight exchanges in Italy before a jaunt across the Atlantic Ocean took them to an awaiting exchange in…