Looking for an alternative to staying in a hotel?
• HOME AROUND THE WORLD, based in London provides members with a detailed online directory of like-minded individuals and fills the niche for lesbian and gay travellers who prefer to stay in a private home when travelling.
• Members are: gay men and women of all ages and walks of life, who discover imaginative and unique solutions to create the perfect holiday. Their ideal vacation might involve a direct home exchange, hosting, house sitting, renting an apartment or a room in another member’s home or even offering free hospitality to other gay travellers. Arranging vacations can be as simple as contacting other members with an idea and taking it from there.
• Online services include: complete detailed photo-listings of gay homes, comprehensive guide to arranging an exchange, useful FAQ and advice, gay events around the world, regular newsletters and a currency converter.
• Joining as a gay couple or single, the cost of a 2-year online membership is a nominal £39 (US$70).