we are from a rural town in upstate new york on the vermont border . we love the outdoors and were both teachers. we enjoy the adventure of travelling and meeting new people. we have stayed with airbnb.com! from geneva , switzerland to florence and siena italy... buffalo ny and nyc.... we highly recommend this as a great travel option!! our hosts have always treated us so well and have seen that our stay was GREAT,,, and we have always been happy!