We are a couple in our mid 60s. My husband is a professional musician. I enjoy painting and gardening. Cooking is another activity we really enjoy. We have done lots of travelling and love meeting people from around the world.
Types of help and learning opportunitiesLanguage practiceHelp with Eco ProjectsGardeningDIY and building projectsAnimal CareCreating/ Cooking family mealsHelp around the houseGeneral Maintenance
Cultural exchange and learning opportunities
We live on 2 acres of land Ireland close to the sea. We have an organic poly tunnel where you can learn about planting and taking care of produce.
You can engage in our local community and participate activities such as wild swimming (swimming in the sea all year round!) which is a very popular where we live.
We are very good cooks of organic food and are willing to
There are many cultural activities in our area. I speak some Spanish.
We will share an evening meal with you each evening where we can exchange informations and ideas.
Projects involving children
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We would like a traveller who is good at organising e.g. sheds and garages. Also end of year gardening.
This host offers a language exchange
I would be very happy to do some language exchange with travellers. I study Spanish
A self contained modern cabin. We will provide all meals during your stay. Breakfast and lunch will be self-service and an evening meal will be shared with us. Alcohol will not be provided as part of the exchange fee but you are free to buy your own if you enjoy a glass of wine with your meal.
What else ...
We live in a very beautiful part of Ireland. We live close to the beach. I am an all year round swimmer and I would encourage people to join me for a daily swim. There are a couple of local pubs. One nearby pub has a weekly music session where anyone can join in. Our local beach has a sauna, yoga on the beach classes, a coffee shop and a pizza food truck. So much to enjoy in your time off.
A little more information
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
How many Workawayers can stay?
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week