New York For Free! Home Exchange in New York

Posted by alisonreid29 on June 28th, 2014

When you think of the world’s greatest cities, New York City will always make the list. It is one of the most diverse and exciting cities in the world. Filled with art, cuisine, history, and cutting edge technology, it has endless opportunities and really is a city where there is something for everyone. As great a city as it is, one thing that is not quite so welcome is the cost of getting a decent hotel room. Accommodation costs can quickly eat up your holiday budget however it doesn’t need to be this way. In fact you can find stylish accommodation for free by arranging a home exchange in New York! Not only that, choosing to home exchange in New York is one of the best way to really get to know this exciting city.

Delve Straight In

When booking hotels and sightseeing tours in New York you’ll often find yourself following the regular tourist trails and seeing the famous sites such as Times Square, the Statue of Liberty, Broadway, the Met and so on. Of course no matter how you visit the city, you won't want to miss those attractions. However, arranging a home swap in New York means you can step off the tourist trail and jump right into local life. Living in a real local's home will give you the chance to see a side of New York that most tourists never see. You'll get to explore real neighbourhoods and perhaps discover a fantastic local bakery or the perfect cup of coffee, all away from the throngs of tourists.

To stay in the heart of the New York's action, look for a home exchange in Manhattan. Upscale and quiet is the Manhattan neighbourhood of Carnegie Hill with its high rise apartments. Another quieter area in this part of the city is Gramercy Park, leafy and pretty, you will find it hard to believe you are in Manhattan. The Upper East Side speaks for itself, vast amounts of wealth is found here amongst its modern apartment buildings and traditional brownstones. It is also one of the best located areas, close to New York's best museums and a huge choice of quality restaurants.

If you want to arrange a home swap in New York close to everything but perhaps away from the hustle and bustle of Manhattan, then you may find what you’re looking for in Brooklyn. Brooklyn is close to everything but has a really good neighbourhood feel that you may not get in parts of Manhattan. Get a home exchange in the borough's most desirable neighbourhoods of Cobble Hill or Carroll Gardens. Both areas have nice housing, a real community feel, and good facilities for kids.

You'll find great neighbourhoods in each of New York's boroughs, where everyone has its own personality and ethnic influence. Don't hesitate to consider some place out of your comfort zone for your next vacation in New York.

Eager to try something new on your upcoming holiday? Consider New York for a change. Enter our home exchange vacation website and search for the most appropriate home swap in New York or home exchange in New York that would match your requirements and allow you to experience New York at a totally different level.

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