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The era of smartphones has made travel infinitely easier. You get lost? There’s an app for that. Need a recommendation for a restaurant? Sorted. Can’t figure out what to pack? Check....

Traveling families face many challenges during the holidays. Here are 10 tips to keep spirits bright, safe and sane this busy travel season.

Whether you’re staying close to home or taking a transatlantic flight, a budget is an important tool for planning your family trip. After all, knowing what you can safely spend can...

Some time ago we published the recipe for the world’s best Home Exchange. Now, thanks to Babara (food blogger and HomeExchanger) we are discovering the best recipe for perfect travel! I have two big...

Imagine if you could have free Home Exchange Membership, airfare, meals with locals and enjoy tours and activities so you can experience a city like you live there. Well, now you...

Dawn has started offering tours around her neighborhood to folks whose home exchange offers she can't accept. She calls it 'home town tour swapping'.

There are plenty of ways to enjoy local and authentic cuisine while traveling, and we have two more ways to eat local, support the community and get to know the farmers...

As if anyone actually needs another reason to visit the magnificent city of Istanbul, both veteran and rookie travelers alike now have just that this summer: yet another reason to visit...

Before the Internet, one of the most popular ways to learn about the world was to find a pen pal in some faraway country and to write a letter to them....