An American influencer has taken her cues from the 2006 romantic comedy, The Vacation, and chosen to swap properties with a lady in Britain for 2 weeks.
Grace Gagnon, 25, shared a TikTok video earlier this month to see if anybody could be prepared to commerce homes, together with her and was inundated with responses after the clip went viral.
Gagnon, who lives in Boston, Massachusetts, finally agreed to swap properties with a lady named Florence Patterson, 22, who lives in Bathtub, Somerset.
The swap will start on 29 December, with Gagnon claiming she will likely be searching for love when some involves the UK.
“For the primary few days, I couldn’t cease shaking with pleasure – that is the good factor that has ever occurred to me,” mentioned Gagnon of the second she confirmed the swap.
“I take pleasure in residing life on a whim, nonetheless I’ve been feeling these days like my life has been caught in a sure routine.
“It’s serendipitous timing as a result of I haven’t been spontaneous since earlier than the pandemic began.
“This expertise is precisely what I’ve been craving!”
Gagnon added: “I’m preserving my thoughts open, assembly somebody could be like residing out my final fairy story dream.
“My journey isn’t centred round falling in love – that is extra simply me residing out an journey.
“If I occur to fulfill somebody alongside the way in which, it’ll make every little thing much more thrilling!”
Patterson described Gagnon as “completely hilarious” and mentioned she can also be trying ahead to the swap.
“We actually get on which helps the entire scenario.”
As for her intentions thus far, Patterson, who can also be single, mentioned: “We’ll see, however I feel nowadays I don’t have plans for that, however Kate Winslet wasn’t, was she?
“You by no means know what the longer term holds!”