When traveling, finding a place to stay can be personal, or expensive. Petsitting and housesitting can be a solution.
During my travels, the budget for accommodation is, with the costs of flying and train, a big part of where the money goes. When housesitting or pet-sitting, the deal is that I take care of the house and the animals, and can stay for free.
Traveling with pets is hard
I’ve always had pets before I started my nomadic life, so being able to care for cats and dogs on the road is a welcome moment.
My full story on house sitting is on my travel blog: