We are a couple over 60, our kids have left the nest . We are used to travel around the world, so we are used to have contacts with other cukture. We leave in an old wine property house (1699) and we would welcome some help to keep our house in good condition. We leave in a small village in Alsace next to the German and Swiss bordure. Th village is located on the wine-road between the Vosges mountains and the wineyards.
Types of help and learning opportunitiesLanguage practiceGardeningDIY and building projectsHelp around the houseGeneral MaintenanceHelp with Computers/ Internet
Cultural exchange and learning opportunities
We are French people speaking German, English and understanding a bit of Spanisch and Italien. We would be pleased to help learning French.
For interaction, of course sharing meals, working together for painting and maintenance work on our listed home. And on my side what I hope is to learn at the technical level in terms of DIY and also to share life experiences, possibly to know other cultural habits
Projects involving children
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
Our house is very large , we would welcome some help for painting, , small repairs (DIY), grass cutting,
There is a bedroom with a large bed, and a bathroom at our guests disposal. Concerning cooking we are flexibel, and we respect all type of requests (vegetarian, food allergies, and so on)
What else ...
To visit our area our guest will have to use either a car or a bike, there are some buses going to the city . Treking in the vosges mountain, visiting Alsace, Basel or Freiburg, museums as the Car museum in Mulhouse, visiting old castels as the Haut Königsburg, an. enjoying our swimming pool.
A little more information
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Can host digital nomads
La maison est équipée de la fibre, la connexion est correcte
Space for parking camper vans
grande cour intérieure
How many Workawayers can stay?
More than two
4/5 heures par jour max, 5 j/sem.