7 Things we LOVED about Sydney (and 5 things that surprised us)

Their Sydney home for our Denver home – an exchange in January meant snow for them and sunshine for us! A nice family from a suburb north of Sydney wanted to go skiing in Colorado and we were happy to exchange for warm weather and an Aussie adventure.


Tips to Organize Multiple Home Exchanges

As fans of the home exchange experience we’re often asked for tips. If you have experienced the pleasure of a successful home exchange, you’re likely excited to do more. If you’ve never considered home exchange you may enjoy our story about exchanging your home with strangers. Now, what about scheduling several home exchanges in a row for one unforgettable trip? This may seem daunting to organize, but with these tips you’re only limited by your imagination!


Tobago Cays Scuba Diving – You say Tobaygo, I say Tabahgo

Tobago Cays Scuba, Snorkeling, Sunsets and a Scrumptious Beach Barbeque with heaping piles of lobster. When we parked our sailboat in the uninhabited Tobago Cays on day 6 of our 10 day Grenadines bareboat sailing trip, we found all of that and more!

Australia New Zealand Fiji

New Zealand, Australia, & Fiji! SCUBA, sailing, home exchanges…

We’re on a dreamy adventure in New Zealand, Australia, and Fiji! We’ll be here from January into June 2017. Tasmania, Sydney, Cairns, GBR, Innisfail, Whitsundays, Brisbane, Torquay, Perth, AU. Auckland, Queenstown, Christchurch, Taranaki, Taupo, NZ. Savusavu, Fiji

Norway, Sweden, Denmark

Norway, Sweden and Denmark for 32 days!

As you might expect, we’re flying into Bergen, Norway and out of Copenhagen, Denmark
…even though the purpose of our trip is a conference in Stockholm, Sweden. Doesn’t everyone do that?


Snorkeling with Squid in Tobago Cays

Day 6 of our 10 day Grenadines bareboat sailing trip, we were ready to get wet and cool off when we moored in the Tobago Cays. We didn’t expect to find a squadron of reef squid just hanging out 10 feet from our catamaran!