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FR030173

PARIS, France

NOW=January February: looking for exchge anywhere in warm place then Spain & Greece, or ....

NOW=January February: looking for exchge anywhere in warm place then Spain & Greece, or ....

Julia's room

Julia's room

our bathroom

our bathroom

our bedroom

our bedroom

the 2nd bathroom

the 2nd bathroom

Alice's room

Alice's room

our bedroom & bathroom

our bedroom & bathroom

NOW=January February: looking for exchge anywhere in warm place then Spain & Greece, or .... Julia's room our bathroom our bedroom the 2nd bathroom Alice's room our bedroom & bathroom
Platinum

Member since

2002

Unavailable for exchange at the moment
Exchange dates Duration
July 01, 2019 - September 08, 2019 2 weeks

Scotland, Iceland, Norway

September 02, 2019 - September 21, 2019 2 weeks

Greece, 1 or 2 weeks

Large, central, modern flat in PARIS, France, Montorgueil pedestrian area

Our apartment is very central: located within walking distance of the subway station "les Halles"
a historic , pedestrian district with plenty of foodshops, cafés, restaurants, as well as fashion & design stores.

It is on the 4th floor of a 17th century building, renovated 10 years ago, with a glass elevator and a view of the Sacré Coeur de Montmartre.

quiet and large: a fully equipped kichen + dining room, a 42-square-metre living room with computer & video projector,
2 bedrooms, a bathroom with bath and shower (+ washing machine + dryer), a separate toilet
+ the master bedroom: 35 sq. metres, with its own bathroom.
a view of the Sacré Coeur de Montmartre!

plenty of CDs, DVDs, a videoprojector & large screen (7x 6ft), books (literature, art & architecture + guidebooks)

Our neighbours are all very nice and helpful, & fluent in English. Laura, the caretaker, is very helpful too.

Our apartment is available during the school holidays only.

Both Julia and Alice have graduated &  moved out to their own apartments but sometimes travel with us!
Alice lives in Valencia now, so we hope to find many opportunities to visit her...

We have done over 20 exchanges so far, (Italy: Rome, Florence, Spain: Barcelona, Valencia 3 times, Sevilla, Granada, The Netherlands: Amsterdam, Belgium: Brussels, Sweden: Stockholm, Denmark: Copenhagen, Austria: Wien, Germany: Berlin, Koblenz, The UK: London three times, The USA: Boston, Brooklyn, Slovenia: Ljubljana, Greece: Poros , Poland: Cracow, and 2 more in France last summer (Vic-la Gardiole (34) and Durban (32)
In 2018, Pak Nam Pram inThailand, Valencia again, Venice for Easter, etc
: all of them very successful, and we look forward to doing many more!

OUR WISHES FOR 2019:
: ANYTIME, ANYWHERE, we'll both be retired!!!

AND: Valencia, Mallorca, Minorca, Madrid in March or May

Greece in May/June/September

Japan spring or autumn 2019
 

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 2 Children
  • 19 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • Engl.teacher, retired
  • Architecture & art teacher, retired

Our Home

  • House Type: Flat
  • Floor: 4
  • Environment: In the city
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Sleeping Capacity: 5

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In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Hospitality wanted
  • Long-term exchange wanted
  • Non-simultaneous exchange
  • Home exchange
  • Hospitality exchange
  • Renting possible

Indoor

  • Free internet access
  • Computer available
  • Central heating
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

Facilities

  • No smoking
  • Lift/Elevator

Our Destination Wish List

  • Open for all offers
  • Italy
  • Greece
  • Japan
  • Switzerland
  • Austria
  • Croatia
  • Martinique
  • Guadeloupe
  • Reunion, Forêt de Bébour, Reunion
  • Sardinia, Italy
  • Sicily, Italy
  • Myanmar (Burma)

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Italiano
  • Français
  • Español

Our Neighbourhood

Nearest Airport: Orly/RoissyCDG - 45/60 mns, direct by RER, or 35/45 euros by taxi

So much to do nearby!within walkig distance of Les Halles, the Opera, the Louvre, Beaubourg, + many bus & subway stationsa large pedestrian area with many foodstores, cafés, restaurants (see photo),....+many more shops in the "Forum des Halles", and of course the "Grands Magasins": Galeries Lafayette & Printemps, rue de la Paix, place Vendôme,...

Occupation

  • Engl.teacher, retired
  • Architecture & art teacher, retired

Children

  • Girl - Age: 32
  • Girl - Age: 29

Pets

  • Pets are NOT welcome in our home

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