Eat, Drink, and Exchange Merry!

EAT, DRINK, AND EXCHANGE MERRY!

Where will your taste buds guide you on your gastronomic world tour? There's so much out there in the world to explore. From majestic...

Tips to Keep Your Traveling Spirit Alive

TIPS TO KEEP YOUR TRAVELING SPIRIT ALIVE

After an incredible trip with HomeExchange , returning home and settling into your regular daily routine can a hard adjustment. Here...

 
 
 
Movies to Ignite Your Wanderlust!

MOVIES TO IGNITE YOUR WANDERLUST!

If you're looking to escape, there is one thing that is guaranteed to transport you around the world and back again: the movies! Sure,...

How do we rate?

HOW DO WE RATE?

Share your thoughts regarding the HomeExchange App so the next version can be even better! Back in March we enthusiastically launched...

 
 
 
Have Balloon, will travel!

HAVE BALLOON, WILL TRAVEL!

Searching for an using a Balloon Exchange just got a whole lot less complicated. Since we introduced the program of Balloon exchanges,...

Jump Start Your Holiday Planning

JUMP START YOUR HOLIDAY PLANNING

Is time already to organize your end-of-year adventures? Your summer (or winter, if you're in the southern part of the world) is about...

 
 
 
Is it time to heat up or cool down?

IS IT TIME TO HEAT UP OR COOL DOWN?

Our top destinations to enjoy the sun or the snow as the seasons change! The weather in the Northern hemisphere is getting almost overwhelming,...

De-tourist-ify Your Next Exchange

DE-TOURIST-IFY YOUR NEXT EXCHANGE

You're planning your next exchange and are probably already feeling the buildup of excitement that comes with exploring new areas,...

 
 
 
After the “yes”; what happens next?

AFTER THE “YES”; WHAT HAPPENS NEXT?

You have registered on HomeExchange and started imagining all those places in the world you'd love to visit. You have gotten hooked,...

Member's Summer Memories

MEMBER'S SUMMER MEMORIES

Whatever the season, one of the best parts about home exchange is the memories that you return home with. We asked some of our Facebook...

 
 
 
Your Great American Road Trip

YOUR GREAT AMERICAN ROAD TRIP

Do you hear that sound? It's the open road, and it is calling your name. Like apple pie and the Statue of Liberty, few things are quite...

Discover our Newest Destinations!

DISCOVER OUR NEWEST DESTINATIONS!

No matter the season, there are always new members becoming a part of the HomeExchange community. With each one of them comes an exciting...

 
 
 
Discover a Last-Minute Vacation

DISCOVER A LAST-MINUTE VACATION

Is your big vacation still too far in the future? Don't let that slow down your traveling spirit! Plan a last-minute weekend getaway...

Your Destination Alternatives

YOUR DESTINATION ALTERNATIVES

It isn't unusual for members who live in some of our most popular destinations to get over 100 requests at a time. Sure, you can stand...

 
 
 
Elevate Your Guest Persona

ELEVATE YOUR GUEST PERSONA

We all know that many facets have to come together to make a genuinely spectacular exchange. It is all about finding the proper balance...

Our Favorite Apps for 2018

OUR FAVORITE APPS FOR 2018

There is no denying that the advent of smartphones has helped to revolutionize travel. All that information is right at your fingertips...

 
 
 
Building Your “Welcome Guide”

BUILDING YOUR “WELCOME GUIDE”

Looking to make your Exchange Partner more comfortable while staying at your home? One of the easiest ways is to build a Welcome Guide....

FACEBOOK GROUPS? WE WANT YOUR OPINION!

For the last six months, we have loved the opportunity to watch our Community grow and flourish through the introduction of the Facebook...

 
 
 

A HOMEEXCHANGE APP FOR EVERYONE!

Back in March, we were thrilled to announce the launch of the HomeExchange App on iOS. But we also knew we were only getting to a portion...

NASHVILLE SPOTLIGHT: THE GRAND OLE OPRY

Since 1925, there has been one stage defining, building, and inventing country music: the Grand Ole Opry. In its early years, it was...

 
 
 



Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

Georgia – Tbilisi has been the capital city since the fifth century, the country of one of the most ancient histories and cultures in the world. Its special geographical... Read more ...

Amazon just unveiled a brand-new $150 Echo Plus

Amazon just unveiled a brand-new $150 Echo Plus

Matt Weinberger/Business Insider Amazon announced a range of new products and product updates to its Alexa-powered hardware line-up on Thursday. Among them, Amazon unveiled an... Read more ...

9 affordable products that can help you manage frizzy hair

9 affordable products that can help you manage frizzy hair

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. As I've often... Read more ...

An inside look at one of the last San Francisco neighborhoods to be taken...

An inside look at one of the last San Francisco neighborhoods to be taken over by big tech - and how change has come to the area anyway

Katie Canales/Business Insider It's no secret that San Francisco 's housing crisis is in full swing. It's caused parts of the city to turn inside out in recent years to... Read more ...

Volkswagen Manages to Make the Lamest Speed Record Video Ever

Volkswagen Manages to Make the Lamest Speed Record Video Ever

The other day we told you about how Volkswagen broke a very specific land speed record in their very modified Jetta at the Bonneville Salt Flats. What we didn't show you then... Read more ...

Take up to 50% off fall essentials at Patagonia - and more of today's best...

Take up to 50% off fall essentials at Patagonia - and more of today's best deals from around the web

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Since you... Read more ...

The marijuana investing boom has caused a small drink-maker's stock to...

The marijuana investing boom has caused a small drink-maker's stock to triple in less than a week

REUTERS/Nir Elias New Age Beverages ' stock has tripled this week after announcing a CBD beverage amid a rally in pot stocks. The news came as rumours swirled around... Read more ...

Amid a growing trade war, the US is hitting China with sanctions for buying...

Amid a growing trade war, the US is hitting China with sanctions for buying Russian jets and missiles

The US has hit China with sanctions for Beijing's dealings with Russian weapons makers. The move is related to Beijing's purchase of advanced aircraft and anti-aircraft... Read more ...

10 surprising things you should never eat for breakfast

10 surprising things you should never eat for breakfast

Wsilver/Flickr In the age of hectic commutes and crazy work schedules, the most important meal of the day can be easily overlooked. More and more doctors are stressing the need... Read more ...

10 of the best cold brew coffees you can pick up at the grocery store

10 of the best cold brew coffees you can pick up at the grocery store

Alex Frank/SpoonUniversity Gone are the days where you need to stop at a coffee shop to pick up your favorite cold brew coffee. You can now swing by your supermarket to stock... Read more ...

Amazon just announced a $60 smart Alexa-powered microwave you can control...

Amazon just announced a $60 smart Alexa-powered microwave you can control with your voice

Amazon Amazon announced a $60 microwave under its Amazon Basics brand. It'll come with the company's Alexa smart voice assistant functionality, and you'll be able to control... Read more ...