Turku, Finland

My living room.

My living room.

My living room.

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Exchange dates Duration
May 01, 2020 - May 22, 2020 2 weeks

Nice small apartment in a small block house near down town Turku

I have 55 m2 apartment with living room, bedroom, kitchen with all electric equipments, bathroom with washing machine and balcony.
In the bedroom is a bed for two person, in the living room for one person and then I have a small childrens bed, too. There is in back yard a small park, playing area with out door grill. The house lies almost in country-side area, but only 10 min from down-town.
Nearest grocery store 300m m, the bigger mall (Prisma) 800 m, shopping center 2.5 km.
The bus stop near (downtown 10 min), railway station about 6 min (to Helsinki, Tampere) and ferry to Sweden (15 min to harbour). Turku is an old city, where river goes trough city and we have nice archipelago, old castle, museums etc.
Turku is clean, cosy, beatiful city with all kind of happenings in sommertime. Good sport facilities: swimming, jogging, walking, cyckling, tennis, golf, sailing etc. We have water park, too.
The winter is mild, sometimes lot of snow, but mainly not so much, because of the sea. Possible to ski and skate, also down hill skiing place.
The National park for hiking in wintertime and summertime, is only 30 min drive from my place .
It is possible to negociate about car rent too.

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Our Family

  • 1 Adults
  • 0 Children
  • 2 Exchanges made


  • Paramedic

Our Home

  • House Type: Flat
  • Floor: Second floor
  • Environment: In the suburbs
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Sleeping Capacity: 3


In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Non-simultaneous exchange
  • Home exchange
  • Hospitality exchange
  • Renting possible


  • Free internet access
  • Central heating
  • Baby equipment
  • Toys and games
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Television


  • Balcony
  • Park / playground
  • BBQ
  • Bicycles: 2


  • No smoking
  • Use/Exchange of car

Our Destination Wish List

  • Open for all offers
  • Switzerland
  • Austria
  • Greece
  • France
  • Germany
  • England, UK
  • Italy

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Deutsch
  • Suomeksi

Our Neighbourhood

Nearest Airport: Turku - 15 km

  • shopping Skanssi shopping center (3.7 km)
  • golfing Ruissalo (14.1 km)
  • forest Varissuo (2.4 km)
  • river Aurajoki (4.2 km)
  • boating Baltic sea (9.6 km)
  • sea Baltic sea (11.1 km)
  • beach Ruissalo (15.5 km)

A big mall with over 40 stores about 5 min, nearest shops 300 m and 800 m from my place. Jogging area 800 m in the forest. Bus stop 3 min walk (bus to down town 10 min), where is stores, restaurants, museums, old hall with all kind of food. The swimming hall, water park, jogging area, tennis/badminton hall 15 min by car. Indoor cross country skiing area 30 min by car. The world heritage city Rauma 1 hour drive from Turku.


  • Paramedic


  • We do not have children.


  • We do not have pets.

About Our Family

Hi, I´m a paramedic from Turku Finland. I work in University Hospital of Turku doing casts and different kind of orthosis. I travel a lot.
I am devorced and I have two adult son and three grandchildren. I like sports, hiking, cykling, skiiing (crosscountry-downhill) etc.


I like sports, expecially cykling, hiking, skiiing etc. I don`t smoke and I prefer healty life style.
I love mountains, nature.


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