Useful Links

Listed are links to websites you may find useful and informative. Inclusion on this list does not constitute a recommendation or endorsement by Home Exchange 50plus. Please let us know if you have any others you think should be listed, although we cannot guarantee to include them, and if you have any comments to make regarding any that are already on the list.

Travel Guides

Travel Writing

  • Alte Cocker Travels  Travel with the Altecocker at a more sedate pace through home exchanges.
  • Restlessjo – Roaming at home and abroad – a lady who loves to travel.
  • Travel books An independent publisher that specializes in reprinting travel books – and after 30 years of work, now home to a world-encompassing list of a hundred funny, humane, honest and treasured travelling companions. Log on at www.travelbooks.co.uk to receive their free 128 page catalogue.

General

  • about-france.com. The France information and tourism portal . A discovery of France, its people, and the French way of life.
  • All Traveling Sites
  • Boomer Travel Patrol – views from the fun side of fifty.
  • Britain Express – UK Travel and Heritage Guide
    UK Travel information for attractions in England, Scotland, and Wales. London guide, history and culture. UK hotel, self catering, and bed and breakfast bookings.
  • Create Your Own Personal Travel Website! Record your travels with your own personal travel website. Powerful online tools make it easy to record your trip. Free trial.
  • Destination Guide Worldwide travel and tourism information destination guides.
  • www.dordogne-on-line.info
    Information for long term rentals, holidays, private property for sale by owner, English speaking business directory, bars, restaurants and event, useful links and information.
  • ExpatFocus
    Essential information and advise for a successful move abroad.
  • www.france-on-line.info
    Information for long term rentals, holidays, private property for sale by owner, English speaking business directory, bars, restaurants and event, useful links and information.
  • Gites in France. An independent gite listing site listing self catering holiday cottages and places to stay in France.
  • GoodTravelDirectory.com Links to Travel Directory resources and information websites.
  • gopetfriendly.com  GoPetFriendly.com is for people that love to travel with their pets! This free website will help you find pet friendly hotels, campgrounds, restaurants, beaches, off-leash dog parks, wineries, and lots of other places you can enjoy together.
  • Guidepost is an on line bookshop specialising in maps, digital mapping, outdoor books and accessories.
  • Hole in the Donut. Cultural Travel with Hole In The Donut.
  • independant-hotels.info/france/ Small independent hotels in France
  • www.limousin-on-line.info
    Information for long term rentals, holidays, private property for sale by owner, English speaking business directory, bars, restaurants and event, useful links and information.
  • Search Europe A search directory for all things European.
  • Travel Directory
    Contains a list of many useful travel websites.
  • Travel Directory – Mexico, Europe, Canada and more – This travel directory offers up the top websites from Mexico, Florida, Canada, Australia, Europe, the Caribbean, Asia, Africa and around the world.
  • Travel Links Directory
    Directory of travel related web sites with links to – flights hotels vacations destination guides travel agents agencies and travel information.
  • Travelwebdir.com
    Travel Web Dir – is a Travel Directory that provides free resources for travelers: articles, news, links and photos.