Category Archives: "House-Sitting"

affordable gap year
12 May, 2023

Affordable gap year destinations

If you are a keen traveller and looking for affordable gap year destinations then read on. In this article we offer a range of fascinating places around the world where you might want to visit on your gap year between school, college and work. We offer opportunities to save money like choosing countries with a […]

30 Apr, 2023

HouseSitMatchs Lamia Walker Reveals 15 Fun Facts

For nearly a decade, Lamia Walker has been matching vetted house sitters with pet owners — priding herself in top-notch, hands-on customer service while running her boutique company, HouseSitMatch. HouseSitMatch’s Lamia Walker Reveals 15 fun things about herself — Including her guilty pleasure as a house sitter Where did your love of pets come from? […]

housesitting around the world
2 Mar, 2023

Cycling and housesitting around the world

Eric is a software engineer and latterly a digital nomad. More importantly he’s a very keen cyclist, and a housesitter with Housesitmatch. He has spent years travelling, cycling and housesitting around the world. Here are glimpses from some of his expeditions across the globe and some excerpts from an interview he gave Lamia our Founder […]

housesitting retiree
5 Dec, 2022

Housesitting retiree Bragi lives in other people’s homes

From time to time we are fortunate to secure some press exposure for our housesitting service in the media. We are delighted to share this press interview with our housesitting retiree Bragi Jónsson who has been housesitting with us for some years now. Read on to capture the spirit of the article in our translation […]

first housesitting experience
8 Nov, 2022

My first housesitting experience

In this 2022 Housesit Match Blog Competition entry by Annette Foster you will learn about the first housesitting experience of a single empty nester ready for travel. During her petsitting assignments Annette learned that she loved affordable travel by petsitting and reignited her love of animals. Read on to learn how she cared for pets […]

fun house and petsitting
7 Nov, 2022

Fun house and pet sitting experiences

In this 2022 Housesit Match Blog Competition entry by Tiera St Claire  you will learn about the experience of the fun house and pet sitting experiences of a retired pet lover. During her petsitting assignments she has drawn great pleasure from the pets and the locations where she cares for them. Read on to learn […]