Country living within the city
House, suburban with 3 bedrooms, sleeps 6, 3 bathroom(s), floor area of 225 m2 (2420 sq.ft), WCs 3, car optional, NO smoking, including internet (highspeed), Seniors only, number of travellers: 2
1) January 01 2014 - December 31 2014
Where we want to go
Description of our house
Well maintained home with large garden. They say a picture is worth a 1000 words.Please see our website at https://www.sites.google.com
Accommodation and facilities
Telephone, stereo / hifi, central heating, tv / cable, sofa, carpet
Kitchen and washing:
Grill, freezer, fridge, microwave, dish washer, oven, washing machine, dryer
Garage, terrace, parking, garden, barbecue, bicycles
Mountain biking, diving, horse riding, tennis, roller blading, hiking, swimming, mountaineering, golfing, skiing, fishing
Local places to go:
Galleries/museums, fine restaurants, good shopping
Nearest major airport:
Car recommended, no smoking, including internet (highspeed), seniors only, hospitality considered, long term considered, non-simultaneous optional, car optional
= marks the location of this home
Richmond is the home of the Vancouver International Airport and the 2010 Olympic Speed Skating Oval. A multi-faceted community historically based on farming and fishing it has transitioned into a multi-cultural city with strong Pacific Rim influences. Downtown Vancouver is 30 minutes away and Whistler is about 2 hours away. Ferries to Vancouver Island are 20 minutes and the US border about 30 minutes.
Something about ourselves
I am Gary, a 63 year old retired IT manager. Janice also worked in IT and retired in early 2012. We have done 7 exchanges to date and look forward to many more. Still lots of destinations on the bucket list.
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