Housesitting in Europe. How We Saved Ten Grand

Housesitting in Europe. How We Saved Ten Grand

Travelling in Europe is not cheap. I know. We recently spent four months backpacking around the continent with our two teenage kids as part of our year-long escaping from normal life world adventure. After coming from Asia it was a bit of a shocker on the old budget. That’s why I’m so glad we spent a chunk of our time house-sitting.

It saved us a fortune, the kids got to relax and slow down and we got to drink delicious wine from the terraces of beautiful properties. Win, win.

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Couchsurfing Review 2019. What If I’m Murdered & Other FAQ

Couchsurfing Review 2019. What If I’m Murdered & Other FAQ

What is Couchsurfing? How does it work? Is it free? Is it safe? Can I do it with my family? These are the most common questions I hear when I tell people I couch surfed around the world with my family for a year. Rather than give you a boring old review like every other blog post you can find online, I thought I’d simply answer every question I can think of about Couchsurfing in 2019.

That way you get the truth. And yes. My Mother did actually say she thought we’d all be murdered in our beds. More on safety with Couchsurfing later.

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