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keen travellers
30 Jul, 2021

Keen traveller? Top memory foam pillow for airplane trips

Every keen traveller guards particular chattels with which they must travel. Many full time housesitters who travel internationally will explain to you that above all they must have this or that item to be able to sleep wherever they are.  A memory foam pillow is something many of our full time housesitters have quoted as […]

travel inspired décor
16 Jun, 2021

Travel inspired home décor ideas -Top Tips

Do you have some small part of your travel adventures stashed away somewhere at home? Many homeowners do. And others dream of drawing on their travels to inspire how they decorate their home. For all those secret dreamers here are some travel inspired home décor ideas to help you realise that dream. Luxurious and unique […]

move cross-country with a dog
23 Feb, 2021

Cross-country move with a dog – 5 Tips to prepare

Pet owners often move home with a pet or two in tow. A cross-country move with a dog can be more of a challenge.  Many of our clients at Housesitmatch.com tell us about their moving tales, sometimes emigrating for work, sometimes in retirement. Their pets care and well being is always a priority. Here are […]

brexit update
30 Dec, 2020

Brexit Update for Travelling Pet Owners

If you are a pet owner and want to travel either to Europe from the UK or from Europe to the UK read this Brexit update. We have gone through the government websites to ensure you have the right information. If you are a British Passport holder travelling to your second home in Eurozone then […]

freelance work
22 Dec, 2020

Freelance work has been radically changed with mobile apps

If you do freelance work you will know first hand how radically your work life has changed with the influx of user friendly mobile apps. Many of our housesitters at HousesitMatch work while they travel and housesit. Freelance work is now so much more accessible and deliverable. Read on for more information. How Mobile Apps […]

London
13 Sep, 2019

Top 10 Affordable Things to Do in London

London is one of the most interesting, vibrant and eclectic cities in the world. There is so much to see and do and take in it. As a Pet and House Sitter you may have limited time to see the sites, depending upon feeding routines, walking and cuddle schedules, however, in my experience even London […]

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 […]

6 Jun, 2018

House sitting employment gap – Explain your reasons

People take time off from their jobs for different reasons: travelling, caring for sick relatives, giving birth and raising children, and going back to school. In other cases, you might take time from work because you were laid off or fired and finding a new job took time. A house sitting employment gap is a […]