Virginia A

Artist/Retired Librarian Seeks Travel and Culture

Albany, NY, US
2 Reviews

1 external reference

Reviews (2)

Darlene

Virginia was a wonderful caretaker of our pets and home. The fur babies were very happy when we returned!

Catskill, NY, US · 07 Sep - 11 Sep 2018
Andrew

Virginia has taken care of our house and dog on two occasions over the past several months, one a short-notice weekend trip and another a scheduled two-week

Falmouth, MA, US · 28 Feb - 14 Mar 2017

References (1)

Claire

I am happy to provide a reference for Virginia Papandrea whom I've known for approximately 20 years. She has always been very responsible, organized

Character reference · 07 October 2014

About

I am an open and friendly person with a keen interest in travel and in experiencing other cultures, as well as local and regional travel in the US. I live in my own home and take good care of my house and gardens, as I would take good care

Why I want to house sit

I love traveling to new places, whether in North America or abroad. Rather than staying in hotels, I would like to live in a real neighborhood, get to know the local people and their habits, and have an authentic experience of an area or

My experience

In addition to looking after my own home, I directed several public libraries, which included overseeing staff and services, the building, arranging for repairs, ensuring safety, etc. These were positions of trust involving public funds

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
Librarian/professor (retired)