We are a dynamic French-English couple, 70ish old. We speak English and French at home. We are retired, travel in winter and spend a lot of time outdoors when the weather permits to maintain our gardens, take care of our animals.
The evenings are calm, music, reading conversation and exchanges, television. Many friends, an active social life. Paul is a musician, he plays classical piano, rock and blues.
Participation in a club of amateur gardeners.
We live 6km from a village of 2000habitants.
We garden a lot, our land is 2 Ha including 3000m2 of vegetable gardens and pleasure. As well as young fruit trees. We regularly grow tomatoes, green beans, potatoes, pumpkins, courgette cucumbers and peppers.
Paul is a good handyman, he works on a small house for our grandchildren on a miniature island on our pound..next step will be a green house. I'm better inside a actually on the way to redecorate one of our room.
5 sheep, 6 chicken, 2 cats one dog.
Cooking / shopping
Help in the house
travelers can perfect French, learn some basics of gardening, play music if they are musicians talk about cooking .
just good will and good mood are required. We would like to exchange with you about your country the way you live and what you are expecting. Cooking new recipes is welcome.
If you are handy, great : you will help Paul , with his building jobs or with our animals care. We need help for the garden, preparing it for winter, pruning some of the trees and spraying nutriments around the roots. If you are a musician it's perfect you will play together.
French English a bit of Spanish few words in Italian.
a room and a bathroom in our house.
We are at 6km from a small town, 60km from a real town (Limoges). We are going to shop avery now and again. A train is going to Limoges from Le Dorat which is 10km far.
We had wwoofers every now and again for 4 years now.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week