• Love Letter to Santa Cruz, CA


    We wanted to put the spotlight on smaller college towns in America where the quality of life is high. These smaller spots on the map tend to offer big city advantages thanks to the cultural and cosmopolitan influx created by universities (such as theater, concerts,…

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  • Finding the Right Payment Methods


    There are many things that set SabbaticalHomes.com apart from other home sharing sites, and one of them is how we deal with payments—or rather, how you deal with payments. SabbaticalHomes.com lets our members decide amongst themselves how they want the payment process to work, which…

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  • Guest Blogger Tina Baumgartner: The Traveling Family


    The Traveling Family: Southern Germany The word “Germany” evokes visions of humongous beer steins, speed limitless Autobahns and sausages in most people. They think of Berlin and Munich, maybe Frankfurt and Heidelberg and girls in tight Dirndls. But there is much more to Germany than…

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Love Letter to Santa Cruz, CA

We wanted to put the spotlight on smaller college towns in America where the quality of life is high. These smaller spots on the map tend to offer big city advantages thanks to the cultural and cosmopolitan influx created by universities (such as theater, concerts,…

Adventurous New York

New York is the city “that never sleeps,” and with good reason. Every moment of every hour, something is happening. It helps to be a night owl, but even if you aren’t, there is something for everyone in the Big Apple. You could spend an…

Sophisticated Delights of Berlin

The earliest record of people living in Berlin dates back nearly one thousand years. In the 13th century, the towns of Berlin and Köln existed side-by-side. They merged in the early 14th century. While there were periods of oppression in Berlin, there were also periods…