We have been living here for 15 yrs and have a house and 2 gites and 2 horses. We do as much as possible ourselves but this is a task that needs extra hands!
There's the river for swimming and canoeing, footpaths for walking or cycling, a lot of history in the old "bastide" towns ..ALBi is a beautiful old town about 12 km away.
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
Understanding and speaking French. Enjoying French cooking. Spending time in a really rural/agricultural setting in the Tarn...woodworking, gardening!?
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
Edmond (75) has a sizeable wood workshop and will be making stairs and laying a wood floor - if you're interested in woodwork?
We have 2 horses and a natural swimming pool and a big garden.
Albi is about 15km and the river Tarn about 6km.
Shelagh (68) speaks French and English, and Edmond only French.
Room and board in return for your help!
Private bedroom and bathroom available for 2 people.
Not much available public transport.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week