Virginia A

Artist/Retired Librarian Seeks Travel and Culture

Albany, NY, US
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Reviews (2)

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

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

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

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Claire
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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. I live in my own home and take good care of my house and gardens, as I would take good care of yours during my stay. I am very fond of

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 and garden, I directed several public libraries, which included overseeing the building, arranging for repairs, ensuring safety, etc. These were positions of trust involving public funds, and I had

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats

Availability

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Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
Librarian/professor (retired)
Travelling
On my own