Description of our house
Our home lies in the small town of Lorrach in the oldest part of the city. It is located on the second floor in a very quiet neighborhood. The living room is furnished with antique French style décor, with an entrance to the balcony where you may relax in the comfort of a beautiful garden and floral arrangement. The view from the balcony shows a display of mountains filled with vineyards. The bedroom is in a modern style, with a full size bed and home theatre system that includes a flat panel HD television set. The guest room is also setup with stylish furniture and includes a sofa bed fit for 2 people. The bathroom is full size and includes full amenities. The kitchen is brand new, cozy, and includes all the necessary equipment and a dining annex. The entire house is decorated with antiques and gives a feeling of a very homely environment
Lorrach is located beautifully by the river Wiese in the “center Europe” There is a 5 min walk from the apartment to the Swiss border. 1 hour away from the tallest mountains of the European Alps. 20 minutes by trolley to the beautiful city of Basel (Switzerland) with a great historical and cultural meaning. 20 minutes by car to the French Alsatian wineries, that is mixed with numerous small towns.
Something about ourselves
We are Jolanta and Janus (50/60). Jolanta is architekt at the Univerity and Im grafick designer and working in Denmark. We do have experience with home exchange. We've done 2 house exchange, to USA in 2006 and summer 2007, which went really well, and are considering options for 2008. We love outdoor adventures , mountain hiking,fishing and wildlife, history,and just enjoying other cultures. We love Alaska and Yukon. We prefer small places/villages and love to explore museums, churches, cemeteries, art galleries, country lanes, small shops but are open to new experiences. More details on request