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IE047600

Galway, Ireland

Sunroom

Sunroom

Kitchen

Kitchen

Sunroom Kitchen
Gold

Member since

2012


Open for exchange
Exchange dates Duration
June 01, 2019 - December 31, 2020 14 days

Longer or shorter exchange is possible

House in Connemara,Galway, Ireland. .

"Connemara is a savage beauty"Oscar Wilde
Our home is in a lovely peaceful area.within walking distance of shops.pubs ,beach and lake.
The Connemara National Park and beautiful Kylemore Abbey are a short drive away.Horse riding and boat hire are available in the locality.Renvyle House Hotel is a very historical hotel about 3 kms away.Scubadive West is a local water adventure centre.
Connemara is regarded as the real emerald of Ireland.
Enjoy the rugged Twelve Bens mountains,the golden beaches reaching out into the Atlantic Ocean,the constantly changing light and the wonderful unspoiled environment.
You will find the people warm and hospitable.
In the evening enjoy lovely warm turf fires after a day spent walking,cycling.fishing.painting,shooting or golfing.
 Dublin Airport is about 3 and a half hours away ,Knock Airport  about 2hrs and Shannon 2hrs or so
 Galway City is a very vibrant city and well worth a visit.
 
There are 4 children in our family.Our eldest son is living and working in the US.He is married and works for a Pharmaceutical company.The second son is living and working in Dublin.He works for a computer company..The third boy has just completed a Masters in Human Rights and is at present working for a firm of solicitors in Dublin.He is still living at home as is his sister..We have 1 daughter who is 21 and studying Accounting and Finance at a Dulbin University...My wife is a retired Bank Manager and I have retired from teaching.
We love visiting different countries .2012 was our first experience of inter-vac .We had a very successful exchange with a lovely Spanish family in 2012 and in 2013 we had a lovely trip to beautiful Bordeaux in France.Our third excellent exchange was to beautiful California.Next we went to beautiful Lake Garda for another great exchange.Then we had a lovely visit to the South of Spain. Last year we had a fantastic exchange in Canada..In May this year we had a brilliant exchange in Paris.
We are now arranging our next exchange to Australia. We hope to have many more exchanges in the years to come..
www.connemaranationalpark.ie/.

 http://www.goconnemara.com/

www.kylemoreabbey.com/
 
www.galwaytourism.ie/
 
www.clifden.galway-ireland.ie/

http://thisisgalway.ie/galway-beaches/
 

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 1 Children
  • 6 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • Retired
  • Retired

Our Home

  • House Type: House
  • Floor: 2
  • Environment: In the country
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Sleeping Capacity: 8

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In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Non-simultaneous exchange
  • Home exchange
  • Renting possible

Indoor

  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Baby equipment
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes dryer
  • Television

Outdoor

  • Garden
  • Terrace or deck
  • BBQ

Facilities

  • No smoking
  • Car necessary
  • Seclusion/Privacy

Our Destination Wish List

  • Australia
  • Canada
  • Spain
  • France
  • Italy
  • New Zealand
  • USA

Spoken Languages

  • English

Our Neighbourhood

Occupation

  • Retired
  • Retired

Children

  • Girl - Age: 22

Pets

  • Pets are NOT welcome in our home

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