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Discovering countryside life with our family in South Gironde, France

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  • Last activity: 3 Dec 2023



 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks



  • Description


    Hello everyone, We are a family of 4, 2 adults ans 2 children aged 8 and10. We both work essentialy at home, as herbalist/distillation farmer and social worker.
    We live in a beautiful green valley and we all have lots of projects going on: house renovation, vegetable garden, animals, various crafts. Our wish is to be able to offer you to help each other according to your desires, our schedules... The idea being to share time together and to make offer the opportunity to discover life in the countryside.
    We expect workawayers to be dynamic people, with a sense of initiative and autonomy, loving nature and sharing simple moments with our family. At least, WE 'd like to receive workawayer which liké children and talk with them.

    We are committed to sharing our moments of life with the workayers (visits, shared meals, etc.). We can also make you enjoy all the activities that we are passionate about: renovation, plant-based production (one of us is a producer of essential oils and apple juice). Kitchen, pottery, vegetable garden, look after the animals, playing with the childrens, are all some of proposals that we can make to you...

    We would like to welcome people for at least 2 weeks, in order to have time to get to know each other and learn to work together. The maximum duration is not determined, this can be discussed together!

    We prefer if 2 workawayers come together. You will have a mobil-home specially for you during your stay.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We have already hosted travellers as part of a participatory project. We like to exchange, discuss.
    We offer you the opportunity to discover pour family and a beautiful neighborhood atmosphere.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    Country life is always busy and many activities are available to you: gardening, DIY, animal help, games with children, kitchen help or stewardship.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    German: Beginner

    This host offers a language exchange
    Some of us speak english, german, a little of spanish. We will be happy to share languages.

  • Accommodation


    You will be accommodated in a nice mobil home, juste for you! Ideally, we would like to accommodate at least 2 people (couple or friends).You will have meals at one or the other depending on the program! Bicycle, possibly car if allowed can be made available.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We live 3 kms from a small village where there are shops and 7 kms from a city of medium size (supermarkets, cinema, library ...). At this time of the year, there is a lot of entertainment in the area.

    Nous habitons à 3 kms d'un petit village où il y a des commerces et à 7 kms d'une ville de taille moyenne (supermarchés, cinéma, bibliothèque...).

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    We live in the countryside and it's totally possible to park a van in a calm area.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 312292211111

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