Category Archives: "General"

grey gap year
10 Jun, 2018

‘Grey gap year’ – House sitting over 50

We are often asked at HouseSit Match what are the chances of being selected as house sitters if your house sitting over 50, some even declare they are trying a grey gap year! We always say the chances of securing a house sit are very good indeed, this is true. Not only is the trend […]

Montenegro travel
26 Apr, 2018

Montenegro travel – Insider top tips

If you have ever considered visiting a European country with charm, history, a wealth of geological and cultural heritage consider Montenegro travel doesn’t get any better.  A small country often overlooked by the ‘bucket-list’ generation Montenegro travel options are remarkably expandable for such a small terrain and very afforable.  In this blog, Andjela Lazarevic and […]

30 Mar, 2018

Pet Memory Perles

A pet memory can provoke profound emotions. When pets pass over the rainbow bridge whether at a young age or in mature years their souvenirs are treasured. Photographs and family films all help us to remember the character and personality of the animal. Many of our members at HouseSitMatch tell us about pets we have […]

Caslte in Ireland
20 Jan, 2018

Housesitting in Ireland near Bono

Housesitting in Ireland – Favourite sits by the Travelling Housesitters Meet Jayden and Brittany a housesitting couple We are Jayden & Brittnay, a New Zealand & Aussie couple. We met in the Australian Alps and quickly discovered each other’s passion for travel, read this blog to learn about our housesitting in Ireland. We were eyeing […]

Housesitting video
5 Jan, 2018

NEW 2018 HousesitMatch Video Competition – Win £200!

Enter the New 2018 Video Competition – Win £200! Announcing our New HouseSitMatch Video Competition! Enter and you could win £200 in top prize, and 3 runners up also win £75 in vouchers or Paypal payment. Ever wanted to tell the world about why you love housesitting and how it works for you? Well now […]

29 Dec, 2017

Petsitters & Business Travel: How to connect with Pets

If you travel a great deal for either work or leisure you may already be regular user of our petsitters and housesitting service. Anna Naylor from Maiden Voyage one of our partners, a social network that makes business travel safe and social for women, has given us some ideas in this blog about how to […]

Cocker Spaniel sitting on grass
13 Dec, 2017

Marlow petsitters keep the neighbourhood and pets safe

The search for Marlow petsitters, or housesitters anywhere, is something we can help you with. From time to time we interview our members to better understand how they found us and how we help them. Recently, Martin told us about why he decided to look for Marlow petsitters. A spate of burglaries in this Thames […]