Staycations and house sitting go great together. Take a vacation close to home while saving money by staying in a house sitting assignment. Staycations give you the opportunity to discover and explore your part of the world. Staying in a home will give you a unique experience and enhance your staycation.
Remember that if you house sit you will often be required to look after pets and care for the property during your stay – this is why the accommodation is provided free of charge! If you want to spend a lot of time out and about, you’ll also need to consider whether this works for the home owner and the animals in your charge.
Generally this means no overnight trips, but cats can usually be left alone for much longer periods than dogs. On the other hand, you may enjoy having a dog to take with you on your days out, and to cuddle up to in the evening if you are staycationing alone!
Check out staycations for home town living
Many people overlook what’s right in their backyard. They forget to check out all the great things their home town, and surrounding areas, have to offer…
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