The popular image of 20-something back-packers traveling the world on pocket change and wanderlust alone has given way to a new reality: older or retired travelers with freedom, and disposable income, who have decided it’s time to boldly live their dreams. Meet Tony, an experienced exchanger from Blackburn, England. He shares his testimonial and approach to Home Exchange. Why Home Exchange Having retired in 2007 my wife and I decided that we were going to travel. Not SKI (Spending the Kids Inheritance) but fritter it away. We had met a lovely couple…

Plan Your own DIY UK Holiday For those looking to do something a little different whilst on their home exchange in the UK, this is the perfect resource, and because you’ll be on your holidays, no top hat or evening gown required! As Carson closed the door on Downton Abbey for one last time, fans across the world were left wondering what to do with their evenings in. In honour of this, have put together the ultimate guide to Downton Abbey filming locations, with a map that marks over 70 locations.

It might be too late to travel to the 2014 Olympic games, but there are still plenty of exciting world sporting events coming up!

It is a truth universally acknowledged that any girl in love with Jane Austen’s novels must visit Bath at least once in her life. Ok, so that’s not quite the famous classic quote that opens “Pride and Prejudice”, but it’s true nonetheless.