Roaming with Homer: Our first #VanLife experience!
Travelling and housesitting full time definitely has its perks. For close to three years we haven’t paid rent, worked 9-5 at jobs we hate, or been forced to live next to neighbours we don’t get on with. We haven’t bought toilet paper in almost three years! (That might be one of the stranger nuances of […]
5 ways to keep fit on the road
Going from the 9-5 lifestyle to full time housesitting, one of the changes we don’t often think about is our fitness and health. Without a set routine where we might cycle to the office, walk a little longer just to visit our favourite cafe for lunch, or hit the gym post-work, it becomes all too […]
Cornish Tipi Holidays: A secluded camping getaway
In these strange times of social distancing, it’s almost a given to be feeling a little anxious while travelling. Travel restrictions and uncertainty have given rise to staycations in the UK and it shows – available housesits are few and far between as people abandon their plans to holiday abroad. While we’ve managed to secure […]
Top 10 Travel Tech we always take with us!
I (Chris) am a massive techie, and there is no way I could travel full time without bringing lots of gadgets! A lot of this tech has helped make our lives a lot easier whilst on the road, so we wanted to put a list together to help you guys enjoy smooth travels too. Some […]
Visiting Ouse Valley Viaduct in Balcombe
While staying at our recent housesit in Slaugham, we were on the hunt for unusual places to visit in the nearby area. We came across the Ouse Valley viaduct, which has been dubbed ‘one of the most elegant viaducts in the world’. Initially when we looked up information about the viaduct we thought it was […]
Borrow My Doggy review and our experience
When our full time pet-sitting routine ground to a halt in March 2020, due to the Coronavirus pandemic, we had no idea just how long we’d be without furry friends. Over the past two and a half years we’ve gotten used to having temporary pets while housesitting, whether walking dogs, feeding donkeys or simply curling […]