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We enjoyed a wonderful home exchange for two weeks with a nice family from a suburb north of Sydney. They wanted to go skiing in Colorado – we wanted warm weather...

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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...

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In a world where swiping and “liking” seem to be the name of the romance game, HomeExchange.com might be the last place you’d expect to find it. Yet, when you think...

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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...

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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...

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Sometimes one half of a couple has to convince the other half about the wisdom of home exchange. Here are some testimonials from HomeExchange members about what it took to convince...

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Arranging your first home exchange is exciting, but some old habits and concerns die hard, even as new ones are being born. These six reminders from recent first-time HomeExchangers help put...

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Happy 2017! We hope that you celebrated New Year’s with style. Some of you did it in HomeExchange style, while in a home away from home and experiencing the festive culture...

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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.