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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....

It Happens — and It Can Happen to You 4 Amazing Inquiries received by HomeExchange.com Team Members, and it can happen to you. Among the 65,000+ listed homes or apartments available...

Some of you have asked us: Q: I love the idea of Home Exchange, but I have a pet. Can I still do it? A: Yes, absolutely! Check out our Pet...

Before you take a trip, ask your exchange partner a few questions about places to go, see and do. However, there are a few other questions you could pose that could...

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,...

You might think that home exchanging is a new concept, but did you know that HomeExchange.com has been around since 1992? Check out this quick history of...

Being a HomeExchange.com member is valuable in many ways. Of course there are the obvious benefits of saving money on travel and having a larger living space, a kitchen, a washing...

Getting away without spending a bundle can be difficult. We did a bit of research for you to find ways to spend less than $1,000/€750 on your next vacation. You don’t...