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Welcome to our Swaphouse blog! Here you can read tips and gather more information about working remotely and swapping your home.

Home Swapping Benefits: More Than Just a Place to Stay

Explore home swapping with Swaphouse for unique travel and remote work benefits: cultural immersion, cost savings, and more!

Unpacking the Trend: What is Home Swapping?

A brief overview of what home swapping is, how it works, and why remote workers have fallen in love with this version of traveling.

Reasons to Consider a Long Term International Home Swap

Unlock the secrets of long-term home swaps: Stay in a comfy home, dive into local cultures, save on costs, and explore the world.

Choosing Your Remote Work Destination: Key Considerations

With the rise of remote working, increasingly more people are deciding to combine their holidays to new destinations...

Cities in Europe to Consider for a Remote Working Home Swap

There are a myriad of reasons why Europe is consistently one of the top home swapping and remote working continents...

Tips to Make Your Remote Working Experience Exciting

The world has adjusted to the new normal of remote working. Many people prefer working remotely rather than going to offices.

What's the Difference Between ‘WFH’ and ‘Remote’?

WFH vs Remote: Understand the differences and discover new places to work from with Swaphouse

Successful Home Swap Video Call Tips

In this article, we will provide tips and advice on how to have a smooth and successful video call with your home swap match.

How to Take Great Photos of Your Home for Home Swapping

The most popular home swap listings feature great photos. But how do you take good pictures of your home? Read about our tips...

5 European Beach Towns Perfect for Remote Work

Looking for the perfect beach destination to work remotely? Check out our list of 5 European towns that offer stunning coastlines

Why Your Next Vacation Needs to be a Home Swap

Ready to live like a local or step out of your comfort zone? Here are 5 reasons why your next vacation needs to be a house swap.

The Best Home Swap Workation Destinations in Nature

Explore new workation destinations, exchange home offices in nature's best kept secrets and boost productivity.

Best Work Remote Locations Around the World

Discover 5 of the most popular cities around the world for digital nomads and remote workers.

Can I Home Swap with People from Other Countries?

In this article, we will explore international home swapping and the possibilities and considerations involved.

Checklist to Help you Home Swap with Pets

To help you prepare for your (first) home swap with your pet, we have put together this checklist to make sure you have everything...

Combining Home Swapping and a Workation

Combine travel and work with home swapping and a workation: tips and benefits for remote workers and digital nomads

Digital Nomad Visas for Your Next Workation

Discover the benefits of a digital nomad visa and the option of home swapping for your next workation

Home Swap vs Airbnb: Which is Better for Remote Workers?

In this article, we'll compare the pros and cons of two popular options: home swapping and renting through Airbnb.

Home Swap vs Hotels: Which is Better for Remote Workers?

Comparing home swaps and hotels for remote workers: cost, comfort, work suitability, and eco-friendliness.

Home Swapping with Kids: More Space, More Savings, More Fun

Home swapping with kids can save money and provide more space and freedom than a traditional vacation

How to Coordinate Key Exchange for Your Home Swap?

Exchange keys for your next home swap smoothly with our step-by-step guide. Covering key exchange methods and more.

How to be a Great Home Swap Guest

Home swapping is a great way to make long-term travel fun and affordable. Experiencing life like a local and...

How to Travel While Working Remotely

Tips for successful remote work while traveling: reliable internet, routine, and balance work and travel.

The Costs of Home Swapping: Is It Really Free?

Uncover the cost of home swapping with Swaphouse, unveil savings against traditional stays, and discover budgeting tips.

How Safe is Home Swapping? A Comprehensive Look

In this guide, we'll break down the safety aspects of home swapping and provide practical tips to ensure a secure experience.

Save Vacation Days with Home Swapping

Experience workations and home swapping with Swaphouse, saving vacation days as you work and explore new destinations

The Best European Islands to Work Remotely

Discover top European islands for remote work: find your perfect spot to work and unwind.

Best Ski Locations for Combining Work and Play

Like to work remotely while also enjoying skiing or snowboarding? We have listed our top five ski and snowboard destinations!

The Best Surf Destinations for a Workation

Plan the ultimate workation in a surf destination. Tips for finding the perfect spot, balancing work and play.

Things you Need to Prepare Before Guests Arrive

This guide is here to give you an overview of how to properly prepare your home for a house swap before guests arrive.

The Top European Remote Work Locations in Nature

Experience productivity and serenity in the great outdoors with the top European remote work locations in nature.

Swaphouse Updates: The Latest Features & Improvements

Explore the latest Swaphouse platform updates, designed to elevate your home swapping experiences!

Warm Remote Work Destinations in European Winter

Considering a European winter workation? Discover 5 warm remote work destinations in Europe during the winter season.

Workation: The New Way to Work and Travel

Discover the ultimate work-travel combo: workations. Perfect for remote workers, & anyone looking to explore new places.

What to Pack on a Trip when Working Remotely

To help guide you while loading your backpack for a remote work adventure, be sure to consider the following items...

The Ultimate WiFi Speed Guide for Working Remotely

Swaphouse provides a WiFi speed guide to help digital nomads and remote workers assess the ideal internet speed requirement

Can I Work Remotely From Another Country?

This article highlights how Swaphouse can provide an opportunity to work remotely from another country