This week we meet Love Home Swap members Morag who just completed a successful home exchange by swapping her gorgeous rooftop apartment in Sydney, for Kate's quirky and artistic warehouse flat in London. Professional project manager Morag is...
This week we meet Love Home Swap members Morag who just completed a successful home exchange by swapping her gorgeous rooftop apartment in Sydney, for Kate's quirky and artistic warehouse flat in London.
Professional project manager Morag is originally Scottish but spent the last 13 years making Sydney home. Being a savvy traveller, she enjoys exploring new places for the chance to meet new people along her travels. Currently working in HR, Morag is passionate about property and has just completed her first house swap by exchanging her stunning rooftop apartment in Sydney to spend Christmas and New Year in London.
Morag's Stunning rooftop apartment in Kings Cross, Sydney
This funky designer apartment at the heart of Sydney has the most amazing city views and everything within walking distance. The Cental Business District in only 10 minutes away, Hyde Park only 5 and the Opera House 15 minutes away making this city burst with places to see and things to do.
The outside terrace is perfect for relaxing during the day and enjoying the sun while lounging around in the open space. The drinks fridge and cocktail cabinet makes the terrace just perfect for entertaining or enjoying the city views from a comfortable distance.
3 things Katy loved about her first home swap to Morag's home in Sydney
The amazing roof terrace, great for relaxing, or entertaining with fabulous views of the city skyline Walking distance to almost everything you need or want to see Beaches, beaches, beaches, beaches
How much they saved: Four weeks away was never so affordable. More than the money, it's just great not being in a hotel, a fantastic way to feel like a local when travelling!
To See more of Morag's home on Love Home Swap, click here.
Katy's gorgeous modern apartment in Old Street, London
Stylist Katy lives with partner Jason, a successful commercial photographer and both extremely creative and enthusiastic creators, which is reflected in their outstanding Shoreditch home. Katy and Jason's visit over the New Year was their first home swap to Sydney and the couple are now eager to arrange round two!
This gorgeous London home is open plan living at its coolest; large and lofty with high ceilings and 3000 square feet spread out over two floors. The apartment maintains a lot of original character with added vintage and designer furniture to create a modern vibe and the perfect home for Katy's collection of Contemporary art. Right in the heart of London, Shoreditch Triangle is only minutes from Hoxton Square, boasting the famous White Cube Gallery and fabulously cool Shoreditch House.
3 things Morag loved about the home swap:
Central location, 2 minutes from underground and buses. In central London in 15 minutes Lots of space and options of how to use it, the cabin at the back means the two couples or grown up child could have lots of privacy Eclectric interior design
How much they saved: $3000
To see more of this amazing house on Love Home Swap, click here.