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Skjern, Denmark

Schweiz summer holiday 2014

Schweiz summer holiday 2014

Schweiz summer holiday 2014
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2012


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1 story house in Skjern, Denmark

This region offers a variety of experiences in the nature. Surrounded by fields with an overview of Ringkjøbing Fjord and further out west the sandy dunes on the westcoast our home lies in the middle of a wonderful scenery. Only a few minutes walk from the nearest forrest and the nearby golfcourse
Dejbjerg Golfklub
http://www.dejbjerggk.dk/
and a centre of Danish history (500-800 BC)Dejbjerg jernalder and Bundsbæk Mølle with copies of dwellings where you will find people living during the summertime to illustrate the way of life as it used to be.
 Dejbjerg Jernalder
Bundsbæk Mølle
6 km from beautiful small harbour in Stauning where everything is kept in a classic and really charming old style. Here you can also taste the very special Stauning Whisky and go for a guided tour in a brewery where the owners take pride in the handcraft and never compromise on the standard of their products.
http://www.stauningwhisky.dk/
http://www.stauning.dk/
Further south is a centre of windsurfing for the sportsinterested
 http://www.visitvest.eu/towns/bork+havn?id=51
and the Vikingmuseum with real Vikings during the summertime. 

 
 
 
 
http://www.levendehistorie.dk/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=692%3Abork-viking-harbour&catid=8%3Abesuseet&Itemid=300
 
 We are situated 18 km. south of Ringkjøbing a very old an attractive town with lots of charm, beutifully restore buildings and shopping possibilites.  Ringkøbing centrehttp://www.visitvest.eu/
There is a lot of different arts and crafts shops  in the area worth a visit
http://www.visitvest.eu/overview/art+and+culture/arts+and+crafts
Besides from that you can go fishing,go on farmvisits, do wrecktrips by boat in the Northsea,do a daytrip with the elegant sailship in Hvide Sande which is the second largest in Denmark, and finish your day out by shopping your dinner in the local fishing shop in Hvide Sande or Bork Havn  where the fish is always fresh, plentyful and delicious.
 
Søndervig lies 9km further west on the coastline. It is a quite busy touristcentre with a lot of facilities both for having fun and shopping. And the beach itself is an absolute must with nice white sand and swimming possibilites. On the beach is a lifeguard during the daytime. In Søndervig is an annual competition in sandsculptures with truly amazing works absolutely worth a visit.
http://www.sondervig.dk/uk
http://www.kabelpark.com/
The cable park in Hvide Sande
Hvide Sande lies south of Søndervig on the coast at the Northsea.Here you can have fun in the water with different types of watersport.
 Whether you go north or south there are plenty of possibilities for nice sandy beaches both in busy and quiet places.
 
 
 
http://www.visitvest.eu/overview
http://www.sondervig.dk/

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 2 Children
  • 1 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • Teacher
  • Teacher

Our Home

  • House Type: Single storey home
  • Floor: 1
  • Environment: In a small town
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Sleeping Capacity: 8

References

In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Long-term exchange wanted
  • Non-simultaneous exchange
  • Home exchange
  • Hospitality exchange
  • Youth exchange
  • Renting possible

Indoor

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

Outdoor

  • Garden
  • Garage

Facilities

  • No smoking
  • Car necessary
  • Seclusion/Privacy

Our Destination Wish List

  • Spain

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Español
  • Deutsch
  • Norsk

Occupation

  • Teacher
  • Teacher

Children

  • Boy - Age: 19
  • Girl - Age: 21

Pets

  • Dog
  • Rabbit

References

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