Category Archives: "House-Sitters"

view of the Mediterranean from villa Ephrussi
12 Jul, 2024

France by Housesitting – Top Things to See on a Tour

One of our regular housesitters, Tiera St Claire, recently completed a long tour of France by housesitting and staying in local auberges. Read her account of this wonderful way to enjoy authentic travel, stay in homes, and see a new country from every angle. Housesitting reduces the cost of accommodation while travelling. A Tour of France […]

a backpackers bag is useful when you travel the world by housesitting
28 Jun, 2024

Travel the World by Housesitting – Top Tips

Many housesitters start their journey by doing a local housesit. However, pretty soon we find most want to travel thew world by housesitting spreading their wings and going to visit new countries. Read on to learn our top tips and the three key considerations you need to plan for. Travel the World by Housesitting – […]

a man punting on the River Cam in Cambridge
23 May, 2024

Housesitting in Cambridge for Cats and Guinea Pigs

Every chance I get I escape the bounds of my office to become a housesitter, usually choosing a new location for the experience. Housesitting in Cambridge last week offered some fantastic delights that I was surprised and delighted by. Read on to learn more about my experience in Cambridgeshire petsitting for four cats and six […]

spiral staircase at Tate Britain one of the free museums in London
15 May, 2024

The Best Free Museums in London and My Favourites

One of our regular HouseSit Match international housesitters Tiera St Claire shares some of the best free museums in London and several of her favourite paid for museums too. Tiera is a regular visitor to the capital and delights in the great and free access the city offers to museums and places of culture to […]

15 May, 2024

Dog House Sitting: How to Keep Pets Safe and Happy

Any pet owner or sitter caring for pets knows the importance of routine and managing the pets’ well being. When dog house sitting the sitter must be particularly in tune with the pet’s needs, biorythmns and the owner’s instructions. Read on to learn our guide to successful dog and house minding. Dog House Sitting: How […]