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A major aspect of “living like a local” is knowing the customs of the country you are visiting. Some things that would be considered appropriate at home could result in you...

One of the most delicious parts of Home Exchange is being able to taste local delights. That’s where you come in. We want to offer a downloadable HomeExchange cookbook featuring recipes...

If we’ve done our job, you are by now, completely sold on the idea of HomeExchange. Yet, there is one small detail that has prevented you from signing up as a...

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 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...

That golden ticket, the winning lottery number, getting your ticket called at a raffle – it can feel almost too good to be true. You feel like the luckiest person in...

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...

Whether you want to watch the sunset over the San Francisco Bay or explore the museums of New York City, the 2016 Top 10 listings for America span the gamut. Hike...