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Turku, Finland

Iceland 2015

Iceland 2015

Front yard

Front yard

Back yard

Back yard

City of Turku and Aura river from hot-air balloon

City of Turku and Aura river from hot-air balloon

Local lake

Local lake

View to sea

View to sea

The river Aura

The river Aura

Turku cathedral

Turku cathedral

Turku castle

Turku castle

Turku art museum

Turku art museum

Suomen joutsen

Suomen joutsen

Croatia 2014

Croatia 2014

New Zealand 2014

New Zealand 2014

Washington 2015

Washington 2015

Iceland 2015 Front yard Back yard City of Turku and Aura river from hot-air balloon Local lake View to sea The river Aura Turku cathedral Turku castle Turku art museum Suomen joutsen Croatia 2014 New Zealand 2014 Washington 2015
Platinum

Member since

2002


Open for exchange
Exchange dates Duration
June 01, 2020 - August 15, 2020 3 weeks

House in Turku, Finland

Hannu (56) runs seven private preschools and Tiina (56) works as a regional manager in Finland Victim Support organisation. We both are non-smokers. We enjoy the adventure of exploring new and different countries and cities. Our kids don´t travel with us anymore.

Our comfortably-furnished house is bright and cozy.There are two bathrooms, both with shower, and three bedrooms. We also have a personal sauna. We have a wireless broadband system in our house.

Our neighborhood is a friendly and safe area.

We have done 13 great home exhanges: Holland, Italy x 2, Spain, France, Belgium, Los Angeles, New York, Miami, Switzeland, Ireland,Texas and Canada.
 
More sites about Turku and Finland

http://www.visitfinland.com/

With kids:
http://www.moominworld.fi/

http://www.naantali.fi/en_GB/?flush

 

From Turku is easy to visit:

      To Stockholm by ferry      http://www.tallinksilja.com/en/web/int/book-a-cruise  
                                               http://www.vikingline.com/ 
                                               https://www.visitstockholm.com/ 

To Helsinki by bus or by train
Helsinki  is only 160 km from Turku. http://www.visithelsinki.fi/en

It is very easy to go there. Busses to Helsinki ( it takes around 2 hours) are passing our home (1 km)

or you can take a train (railwaystation is 1,5 km from us). They both leave you to the centrum of Helsinki.

To Tallinn by bus and by ferry
Ferrys to Tallinn leave from Helsinki. It takes only 45 min to Tallinn by a Superfast Ferry  

https://www.visitestonia.com/en/holiday-destinations/city-guides/tallinn-the-capital

To St. Petersburg by bus or by train. Bussies leave from Turku. It´s about 550 km to St Petersburg
Trains https://www.vr.fi/cs/vr/en/pietarin_tarjoukset_en
http://www.visitrussia.org.uk/travel-to-Russia/saint-petersburg

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 0 Children
  • 12 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • Entrepreneur
  • Regional manager

Our Home

  • House Type: House
  • Floor: 0
  • Environment: In the suburbs
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Sleeping Capacity: 5

References

In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Long-term exchange wanted
  • Home exchange

Indoor

  • Free internet access
  • Computer available
  • Central heating
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes dryer
  • Television

Outdoor

  • Terrace or deck
  • Park / playground
  • BBQ
  • Sauna private
  • Bicycles: 3

Facilities

  • No smoking
  • Use/Exchange of car
  • Seclusion/Privacy

Our Destination Wish List

  • Open for all offers
  • Iceland
  • Norway
  • New York, Yhdysvallat
  • Texas, USA
  • Austria
  • Germany
  • Italy

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Suomeksi

Our Neighbourhood

Nearest Airport: Turku - 10 km

Easy to visit Stockholm (Sweden), Rika (Latvia), Vilnius (Lithuania), Gdansk, Sopot (Poland) and Tallinn (Estonia)

http://www.visitfinland.com/article/10-best-things-to-do-in-finland/

Occupation

  • Entrepreneur
  • Regional manager

Children

  • No children will be traveling with us.

Pets

  • We do not have pets.

References

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