Join our family and help with gardening in the hills of Bologna, Italy




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  • Description


    We are Giulia and Enrico, a couple with two children aged 14 and 9 years old.
    We work both in theater and we think that our home is truly special and would allow a pleasant stay!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Learn the Italian way of life, language and gastronomy while helping out in the house and garden!
    We live in a beautiful region called Emilia Romagna, near Bologna, the capital city of the region. Here there's an high quality life level, with good food and you can discover the wonderful medieval city of Bologna with great museums and the very lively university (the oldest in Europe).
    We have our atelier near our house and you could see our artistic work and (if you like) when we travel to perform in other italian cities theatres you could came with us!

  • Help


    we are looking for a responsible and smiling person to help us especially with garden, plants, kitchen garden and helping in the house.

  • Languages spoken

    Italian: Fluent
    English: Intermediate
    Spanish: Intermediate

  • Accommodation


    We live in an old fashioned country house, comfortable and spacious, located in a secluded position in the beautiful hills of Bologna. The house overlooks a large private garden with many trees and flowers and views of the vineyards, the hills and the valley.
    The house has been restored by us with care and passion to make it warm and welcoming.
    It has in the ground floor a separate fully equipped kitchen,a living space and a bathroom, in the first floor 4 bedrooms and 1 bathroom
    The place is very quiet and you could see some rabbit or deer coming out from the nearby woods.
    You will have your own room.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    WE live in the countryside near Bologna, north Italy.
    5 minutes by car you'll find a train station: in 25 minutes you can go to the city center of Bologna, and then visit a lot of other famous italian cities with high speed train connection (Florence 40 minutes, Milan 1 hour, Venice 1,30 hours, Rome 2 hours).

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    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    Massimo 4-5 ore al giorno, 5 giorni alla settimana

Host ref number: 275858672164