An American student studying in Dublin takes advantage of the time off traveling with her roommate around Europe. Here is her story.
Barcelona is a cultural hub famous for its beaches, beautiful sights and their amazing football team! That aside, it’s also home to some of the best bars in Europe which boast views of the city, beautiful...
A retired Serbian couple travels to Cuba, and discovered new joys of life. The people and the culture inspired love and happiness in their hearts. They had an unforgettable experience through homestay.
Steve from Australia travelled around Japan for the first time in August and stayed in 3 different homestays. He learned about their unique culture first hand by living with his hosts and also made sure to see some of the sights. Steve fell in love with Japan, and will soon be planning a trip back. Keep reading for some fascinating stories from his time in Japan.
People choose to stay in homestays for all kinds of reasons. Emily a nursing student was on a placement in Yowie Bay and chose a homestay for the duration.
Ben from the United States visited Cuba in July 2017 for a photography project to capture Caribbean music and dance. He found a host Jose who is also a professional musician, allowing him access to capture some amazing shots. Read on to hear all about Carnaval in Cuba from Ben.
Shelley Anderson and her partner Ian from New Zealand stayed with host Susana on Fuerteventura, Canary Islands. They were looking to spend some time at the beach, explore the island, cultural exchange and a chance to practice their Spanish. They had an amazing time and really bonded with their host Susana. Read on to see how they got on.
Jessica Maienza went to Cuba with her husband on vacation. She went caving, road in a cool 1950's Chevy, and experienced some great hospitality. Interested? Read on and hear what she has to say about Cuba.
After living in London for six years, Stefania from Italy made a trip back again for the horror film festival, Frightfest. It takes place every year over the August Bank Holiday. This is always a busy time in London and it is really difficult to find affordable accommodation for a few days. Hotels in central London tend to be very expensive so Stefania said "Homestay was the perfect solution for me on this occasion." Read on to see how she enjoyed her homestay in London.
Luca from Italy, now living in Madrid, returned to Malta for a holiday with his wife. Malta was a special place for them both as it's where they first met 5 years ago. They stayed in a double room for €25 per night with host Ely in St. Julians with wonderful views down to the bay. Read on to hear how they enjoyed their trip down memory lane.