HomeExchange for Teachers: “As a teacher, I am a people person… I love learning what people do in their life”
Leticia is a teacher living in Minneapolis with her husband and teenage daughter. After looking for cheaper and more immersive travel accommodations to explore the world during school breaks, Leticia discovered HomeExchange for
Enjoy a Greener Vacation With These 6 Travel Products
As fun as traveling can be, we can’t deny its impact on the environment. Here at HomeExchange, we care deeply about stopping the harmful effect of climate change caused by the travel industry, so we put together a list of products that you can use to enjoy a greener vacation.
How to Start Planning Your Dream Summer Vacation Today
Whether you're dreaming of the shores of the Mediterranean, the coastal cities of the US, or the metropolitan cities of Europe, we’ve compiled a list of tips for how to start planning your dream summer vacation with HomeExchange Collection today.
My HomeExchange Story: "Get started and you'll love it!"
Anna and her partner went on a trip to Barcelona, Spain in late 2021 and enjoyed a home swap while there. She was kind enough to share details of her trip and her tips for new HomeExchange members and for people trying to decide if home swapping is right for them. Read her story below!
Check out Our Top 5 Spring Vacation Destinations
Whether you’re taking your family somewhere for spring break, looking to go on a lovely working vacation, or maybe looking for a place you can go during the summer - you’re probably looking for the perfect getaway destination. Check out our top 5 vacation destinations to visit this spring.
6 Places Every Tourist Should Visit During Their Vacation in Ireland
Ireland is a great place to visit with plenty of activities to keep you entertained, centuries of history to learn about, and a lot of folklore to uncover. To help you see some of the best sites that Ireland has to offer, we put together a list of things to do during your Irish getaway.
My HomeExchange Story: "We love sharing our home and our town with people who have never been here before."
Rene is a HomeExchange member from the United States who learned about the concept of home swapping through a friend. She was nice enough to share her experience as a first-time host doing a home exchange and give us some insight into hosting. Check out her story!
HomeExchange for Teachers: "As an educator, I feel like you don’t really get to know a place unless you live with the people."
Lisa is a retired science teacher living in the Lake Tahoe, CA area. She and her husband, a fellow retired educator, have completed over six home swaps during their time on HomeExchange. Check out our interview with her!
How does HomeExchange calculate the GuestPoints for each home?
Chances are, when you’re working on your home listing, you’re wondering how HomeExchange calculates how many GuestPoints your home is worth. If you're scratching your head, then don’t worry! Read this guide to find out how we use figure out the GuestPoints value of each home.
Why you should try a hospitality exchange, from members who have done it
At HomeExchange, we have two classic types of exchanges: reciprocal and GuestPoints. However, are you aware that there’s a third way to travel with HomeExchange that doesn’t involve reserving an entire home? Consider trying out a hospitality exchange!