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What others are saying about home exchange

"We have house swapped 10 times in the UK and abroad and they have been fantastic holidays... somehow being in each others' houses makes you extra respectful."  Full article
"If I rent a hotel room, I am a tourist. I prefer to exchange flats because, that way, not only can you travel two or three times a year, but you can live in exactly the same way as a person from a different country..."  Full article
"It works. And not because it's cheaper, but because it is an entirely new experience. Not just a house swap, but a car swap, a friend swap - in fact a life swap."  Full article

What is a home swap vacation?

Home exchanging is where you swap your home with another member's home. This makes it a very economical way to travel as you both enjoy free vacation accommodation. Guardian Home Exchange has thousands of home swap offers worldwide. Choose from city apartments, country cottages, beach villas and even house boats swaps. Whether you are looking for a senior home exchange or somewhere for your next family holiday - you will find a home swap for you!

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