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Castricum, Netherlands

Our house is  comfortable. We have quiet neighbours.

Our house is comfortable. We have quiet neighbours.

Anke's former bedroom with a lot of girls toys

Anke's former bedroom with a lot of girls toys

our garden behind the house.

our garden behind the house.

Our kitchen

Our kitchen

Exchange in Norway

Exchange in Norway

The living with a big smart tv and netflix

The living with a big smart tv and netflix

The bathroom with shower

The bathroom with shower

Jesse's former bedroom with lots of boardgames, playmobil etc

Jesse's former bedroom with lots of boardgames, playmobil etc

Now Lana's room on the garden side

Now Lana's room on the garden side

My study with wifi, pc and printer

My study with wifi, pc and printer

The parents bedroom is big and comfortable.

The parents bedroom is big and comfortable.

One of the many mill's in our region

One of the many mill's in our region

example of a small monument in town

example of a small monument in town

harbour of Enkhuizen

harbour of Enkhuizen

lake in the dunes

lake in the dunes

the quiet beach in wintertime

the quiet beach in wintertime

Near is the lake of Vogelenzang (=Birds-song)

Near is the lake of Vogelenzang (=Birds-song)

Park and playground nearby

Park and playground nearby

Often beautifull sunset's on the beach

Often beautifull sunset's on the beach

Woodburning at Christmas

Woodburning at Christmas

We love to hire a boat on the lake of Alkmaar

We love to hire a boat on the lake of Alkmaar

we love to be on a boat

we love to be on a boat

we love to be on the beach, when it is quiet, earley in the morning or as the sun sets

we love to be on the beach, when it is quiet, earley in the morning or as the sun sets

we love to spot birds

we love to spot birds

we love to climb on top of ...

we love to climb on top of ...

we love to walk a lot

we love to walk a lot

we love to go to musea

we love to go to musea

Platinum

Member since

1982


Open for exchange
Exchange dates Duration
May 20, 2022 - June 09, 2022 10 days

We are flexible

Holidays in the Netherlands Castricum near the dunes, sea and beautifull old Dutch Cities ? We are open to short and longer periods.

Some pictures to give you an impression of our life, our family.

We are retired and our home offers a lot of comfort..
We do have a baby bed.
We like to make several short and longer exchanges through the year.
We do have a small but privat garden. A nice big playground/park is very near.
Castricum is a beautifull quiet village with good public transport. The beach is within reach by bike.

Alkmaar, Haarlem and Amsterdam are very beautifull old cities.
www.vvvalkmaar.nl
www.iamsterdam.com

  • We can also offer a car-exchange. We offer a Toyota Auris Hybride
  • We prefer non-smokers
  • We do not have pets at the moment.
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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 0 Children
  • 26 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • retired pastor &
  • retired psychotherapist

Our Home

  • House Type: House
  • Floor: 0
  • Environment: By the sea
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Sleeping Capacity: 4

References

In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Not allowed

Exchange Types

  • Home exchange

Indoor

  • Free internet access
  • Computer available
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Toys and games
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Television

Outdoor

  • Garden
  • Park / playground
  • BBQ
  • Bicycles: 3

Facilities

  • No smoking
  • Seclusion/Privacy

Our Destination Wish List

  • Open for all offers
  • Croatia
  • Galicia, Spain
  • Austria
  • Switzerland
  • Norway
  • Sweden

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Français
  • Deutsch
  • Dutch

Our Neighbourhood

Nearest Airport: Amsterdam airport Schiphol - 35 km

We live in a nice and quiet village near the sea, with dunes and a nice beach.
Also with lakes and lots of bicycle roads. About 30 km from Amsterdam and Haarlem.
We do have beautifull villages, rivers and lakes and a very wide beach.

There are lots of beautifull old cities, large and small in the region.
Musea, markets, botanical gardens, playgrounds, cinema's , restaurants etc etc.

 

Occupation

  • retired pastor &
  • retired psychotherapist

Children

  • No children will be traveling with us.

Pets

  • We do not have pets.

About Our Family

We are a healthy retired couple.
Our children:
Maarten lives with his wife Kelly and their daughter Lana (7) in Castricum
They will be glad to help you, if needed.

Our son Jesse lives in Hilversum with Anna and their son Elliot (3)in Hilversum.
Our daughter Anke lives on her own, also in Castricum.

Lifestyle

We love to visit old towns and musea, but are also fond of hiking and swimming.

In the summer 2021 we have been to Switserland and had a fantastic exchange.
Next year we would love to exchange in Sweden, Norway, Austria or Suisse or any other beautifull country.

We are open to all offers in Europe or the U.K.
We ourselves are fully vaccinated.

A car-exchange might be possible.

References

This member has completed 26 successful exchanges. Here are some members that he exchanged with in the past: