Northampton train station and destination guide (England)

The Northampton train station serves London in just over an hour and Birmingham in just under. This is a town most people will have passed through at some point. We were in Northampton for our first long stay house/pet sit, with Luna the beautiful Shepherd 🐶 The closest we’d been previously (and on the same train [...]

Days out in Oxfordshire England: 4 beautiful places to visit

With so many beautiful sites to visit, days out in Oxfordshire are becoming increasingly popular with all sorts of visitors. Around 41.7 million tourists are estimated to have visited the UK in 2018. Visitors come from far and wide to enjoy the aesthetics of Oxfordshire. Many want to see the architecture in the historic university [...]

4 types of house sitting jobs UK (and how to get them)

We recently posted about becoming house and pet sitters in London using TrustedHousesitters. Because we’re expanding this beyond London only, we’ve been asked about house sitting jobs UK and how to secure them. There’s four main types of house sitting jobs in the UK that might be suitable for you, depending on whether you want to [...]