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We are a family of 3, dad Leonardo is 45, mum Valentina is 48 and Federico who is 10 years old.
Dad works as a mechanic and mum is a police-woman. Federico is a very joyful boy, he loves open air games and good company.
But we are not only humans...There are many animals in our family!
We have with us 5 dogs, 6 cats and a beautiful pig...our family has many many legs! Of course you need to love animals as much as children to stay with us...
We live in the countryside, in a big independent home 8 km from the seaside of Genova Pegli.
For the summertime, you should be able to swim because Federico loves going to the beach almost every day!
We'd love Federico to play outside and/or with games useful for his fantasy such as Lego instead of laying on the sofa watching TV. Anyway, we'd like someone playing WITH him and not just watching him playing by himself.
Federico can speak English pretty well. I hope our host will help him to improve his language practice.
Babysitting and creative play
Help around the house
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If you love animals and nature, good food and simple life, maybe we are the right Host Family for you! We really believe in hosting as a cultural exchange.
And if you've never seen Genova and Liguria you really should!
We'd like our hosted friend to be a part of our family in everyday's life. We need him/her to take care of Federico and having fun with him during our job hours. Weekends are usually free.
This host offers a language exchange
This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
You can contact them directly for more information.
You will have a very big bedroom with double bed and your own bathroom and living room. We share laundry and garden. We offer a public transport subscription, a sim card and internet.
We offer breakfast, lunch and dinner: mum Valentina cooks pretty well, you'll see! :)
The bus stop is 5 minutes walking from home, the train station 15 minutes by bus. You can easily reach the center of the town even if we are in the best green countryside!
Genoa is a historic port city in the North of Italy and is the birth place of renowned explorer Christopher Colombus. You can also travel to other famous tourist destinations in Italy such as Portofino and the Cinque Terre. Or reach many interesting destinations such as Firenze, Milano, Venezia, Pisa, Montecarlo in one day or two days trips.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week
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