We live here all the year and expecially during the summer season we host international travellers. We have furthermore many other guest also durinh the spring and autum like painter , writer , generally speaking artist. I'm a retired chemical engineer and my wife was a theatre actress now retired , and we love , music , antiques , garden ,animals , movie and generally speaking all kind of arts . We have many artists as friends , also young ,
Cooking / shopping
Help in the house
They will meet international travellers for week and local community every day and experience a life in very famous and old mandion in Toscana ,the hearth of Italy
This host offers accommodation and payment.
We are a single couple (with a son living in France) ,70 years old and we live in an important 17thCentury historical villa in Ttscana with a large garden and park 5km from lucca and 5 km Pisa.
During the summer season ( from May to October) we host travellers coming from variuos areas of the world (Usa .UK.Australia, SouthAfrica,Canada ,etc.etc.) Usually we rent 2 floors of the Villa on weekly basis from Saturday to Saturday for groups of 10 -14 like holiday home. So they are completely indipendent but sometime they ask for some assistance or for having breakfast or dinner or for organizing a birthday part with music and so on.
So we are looking for people living with us interested in our languare , in worlwide cultural exchange, giving helping in the house, with the travellers , in the garden , with the animals ( a dog,2 cats , 2 parrots, 4 peacocks and 4 hens), and in the cooking and so on. Here there is 1 gardener living with us making also a general assistance ( mechanic part,swimming pool . electric problems etc,etc) and some external people ( maid , cook) working for us on hours basis. So we are looking for one person or a couple interested in having a life experience in Toscana , short or long.
italian ,english,france a littte spanish
The workwawayers will stay and sleeping in una large room with 1 double bed and 1 single bed and with the bathroom . They will eat with us at our table and all together will prepare the meals.
There is a public bus from the Villa to Pisa and Lucca every hour and if they have a driving licence can use our car or our cycles
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
4 hours a day, 5 days a week
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