Family of 6 in Nuremberg-Bamberg region, Germany

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  • Description

    Description

    Teaching our oldest child English and help in houselhold would be your main task ... BUT creativity and spirit of initiative is most welcome!

    We are open to your ideas and everything new you are going to bring to us :-)!

    Looking forward to meet you soon :-) 3-4 weeks between 11.March-11. April

    We are a German-Czech family of 6 (4 kids - 12, almost 9, almost 7 and almost 4 years) (in Erlangen - near Nürnberg, Bamberg) - we are experienced couchsurfers (hosts and travelers).

    We like to host creative, open, tolerant, patient, listening, funny, crazy, extravagant ... people from all over the world!!!

    We have more hobbies than time to experience them - arts - especially music - renaissance polyphony, chant, woodwork, sewing, knitting, drawing, printing, yoga, cooking , fruit-wine making, riding bicycle, swimming, cross-country skying, walking in the woods ...
    Our kids are bilingual, they play viola da gamba, do archery, ride bicycle a lot, swimm, draw, play with lego, sing, start knitting, crochet and sewing, love to play in the woods ...

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    Babysitting / child care
    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Help in the house
    Language practice
    Art project
    Teaching

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We can share our skills, culture, kitchen, habits, music and help you learning and practicing languages (german, english, french, czech).

    We offer to you to be a part of our family :-)!

  • Help

    Help

    creativity and spirit of initiative is most welcome!

    help in the household (important, otherwise there is no time for creativity ...), babysitting, cooking
    art projects with kids, sewing, building, woodwork

    We are a family with children and as the work consist mostly in household help and babysitting we prefer a female guest - thank you for your understanding.

    minimum stay expected - 2 weeks - maximum - 4 weeks

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    german + czech - native; english, french - fluent; italian - medium fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    You would sleep in a guest-room. Sometimes we use it as a bureau, but we will keep your privacy!
    We offer you to share meals with us - we really cook. Tell us in advance if we need to take care of nutrition allergies (gluten free or laktose free is ok for us!) or vegetarian food.

    Our house is old and still under construction. It may be sometimes little dusty and not suitable for people with dust allergy.

    We would like to have our volunteers here like a part of our family, spending as much time as possible together, getting know each other and each others culture.

    If you plan to spent evenings out for wild parties, please notice that we are not the right host for you. Smoking is not allowed inside of the house (outside is ok). We wont host a drunken person!

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We live in the outskirts of Erlangen (bus stop at 250 m, buses every 10 - 15 min, natives (we also) use mostly bicycle. We dont have a car!). (The connection to the airport in Nürnberg is very good - about 60-75 minutes).
    We live close to the nature and go daily to the woods - one of our kids is in a "kindergarten in the woods".
    There is a nice new (and cheap!) swimming-pool within 10 min. from our house now!

    Erlangen is a small nice university town of 100 000 inhabitants with nice cafés, cinemas, university hospital, headquarters of Siemens and Adidas, Puma (Herzogenaurach).

    Erlangen is on half way between Nürenberg, Bamberg (25 min with train - cca 5 x in one hour) - and close to a region suited for hiking - Fränkische Schweiz - franconian Switzerland.
    Nice towns for one day trip - Schwabach, Regensburg, Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Munich (München) or Bayreuth. Prague or Dresden is manageable as a 3 days trip thanks to a direct bus connection from Nürnberg.

    Please respect that we don't want to have pictures and names of our children (and us) posted on internet platforms (as Facebook, Youtube or any other kind of social networks).

    Once we and you confirmed your stay we rely on you. If you are going to change your plans, thank you for letting us know as soon as possible.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    One

  • ...

    Hours expected

    About 4-5 hours. Two days off per week.

places near to our house ... - the way to our Kindergarden
Our kids are now much older ;-) but we dont publish their photos ....















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