Two words: London Olympics. Two more: Cheap Hotels. Three more: Apartment Swap Instead. We all know that from July 27th – September 9th, London will be the center of the world while hosting the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic games. 8 million fans are expected in the mythic stadiums to support 10,000 athletes from 204 nations. But for those who come from abroad, the budget including travel, tickets and accommodation can be a big problem, especially for families. London ain’t cheap! In the meantime, a number of Londoners will take advantage of the Olympics to take a break from the city, leaving empty houses and apartments behind them.
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