'Imagine a holiday with no accommodation bills, the chance to live like a local, and the reassurance of knowing that your home is occupied while you're away. Sounds too good to be true? Welcome to the world of home exchange holidays.'
'Home Base Holidays has been running for 25 years and is a member of the First Home Exchange Alliance, which seeks to promote the idea of home exchanges and ensure high standards and member privacy. The advantage of this is that it shares listings amongst its members, so you get a wider choice of offers and their annual membership starts at £29. Find out more at http://www.homebase-hols.com
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