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You need a break. That big trip you planned is still several pages of the calendar away. Don’t settle for another weekend of household chores – plan a weekend getaway with...

It’s your first time on HomeExchange.com, so you naturally navigate to our interactive map where you can search from over 65,000 world-spanning listings. What do you search for? If you’re like...

It’s good to be prepared whenever you’re traveling to a new location. Fortunately for those going on a home exchange, the packing list is sure to be less cumbersome. Not only...

Whether you’re a brand new member looking forward to your first exchange, or you’ve done many, we all know how nice it is to be appreciated. Here are a few tips...

The time leading up to a very first home exchange is always filled with excitement. And also, sometimes, worry. These HomeExchangers share memories of their first times -- the hesitations and...

How we spent 34 glorious days in Iceland without breaking the bank. And how you could do the same in any destination. My family has logged 10 home exchanges in three...

In the world of HomeExchange, how big your home is and where it is really don’t matter. There's been a two-bedroom condo in Los Angeles, California, exchanged for a five-bedroom lakeside...

Ever thought about taking a long trip made up of multiple exchanges? Here’s advice from one HomeExchange couple who just embarked on a five-month, three-country, 12-exchange journey! They say you’re only...

It's true that welcoming in perfect strangers would be reason for unease; however, by the time a home exchange is arranged, you're putting trust in friends, not unknown people.