Escape the Cold in Sunny Locales

This winter has been especially brutal for many states, and it’s no wonder our minds have turned to sunny temperatures!  There are a number of warm and sunny spots in our house exchange network, so you can find a little refuge from the cold. We have home swap options in Florida, California, and more. Let’s take a look at some beautiful and warm places to escape the harsh winter in the upcoming months.


Panama City Beach, Florida - TimothyJ (Flickr)

We have a number of exchange homes available in the Sunshine State. From Destin to Anna Marie Island, the beautiful shores of Florida are waiting to be explored! Florida is home to some amazing beaches and fun vacation spots.

Anna Marie Island

Named as one of the Top 10 Beaches for Families by Parent Magazine, Anna Marie Island offers family activities like miniature golf, sailing, paddleboard and more. If you’re interested a house swap, our directory features a number of homes for the area.

Panama City Beach

Gorgeous white sands and pretty water make this spot a favorite for many vacationers. Besides miles of beach to explore, there’s a waterpark, bumper boats, a crazy maze and other activities for families or couples. You’ll find several properties for Panama City Beach in our member directory; some even overlook the water.


Besides the beautiful beaches, you’ll find a great outlet mall at Destin.  This spot on the Emerald Coast is a favorite for many and if you’ve never experienced it, maybe it’s time to consider a vacation home exchange in Destin.   We have 20 properties available in Destin, and many are available year round. Check out our list to see more.


The Golden State awaits for you to visit it! There are so many popular tourist destinations in the state, because it has something for everyone. Sun, sand, surf, shopping and more. Our California exchange homes offer you a chance to explore all that the state has to offer.

San Francisco, California - Jeff Gunn (Flickr)

San Francisco

You can ride the world-famous cable cars or explore a number of interesting museums, including the Walt Disney Family Museum in San Francisco. Two hours from San Francisco, you’ll find the Monterey Bay Aquarium, where you’ll see colorful sea creatures, otters and more. Alcatraz and The Asian Art Museum are also interesting spots to visit in the city. House swapping for San Francisco is available, and you can see the properties we have now.

Long Beach

A decommissioned submarine, the Long Beach Museum of Art, and a vibrant downtown are just a few reasons you might visit Long Beach. You’ll also find great outdoor areas, such as the El Dorado Nature Center. You’ll find a few Long Beach house exchange properties in the directory.

Palm Springs

Palm Springs has long been a favorite destination for all ages. If you’re a history buff, it’s a must, thanks to the Palm Springs Air Museum, which features several exhibits of WWII planes.  There’s also a “folly” theater, canyons to explore, botanical gardens and other points of interest.  You can browse our Palm Beach vacation home exchange properties to see if you’re interested in this city.

These are just a few of our properties in sunny locales! As the ice and snow continue, what better time to explore a new sunny region? If sun isn’t on your mind, don’t worry, our other properties can meet any need. As the internet’s # 1 vacation home exchange network, you can find thousands of properties on our website in the United States or overseas, including Aruba, Peru, United Kingdom and more!