My name is Rosario, and i stay in the countryside between Tuscany & Umbria with my son Tiziano 21 years old and our fantastic dog Sheila ( a beautiful and sweet German shepherd) , we live in a beautiful villa with garden and pool for the guests. Around us there are lot's of medieval villages, art and nature, peaceful an amazing scenery. We speak english, french, spanish and a little german. I like to cook food and cakes from all the countries. All are welcome by us for learn and speak italian Language
We are looking for physically strong men and women who are not afraid of working hard. Apart from garden help required, there is also construction and renovation tasks. We need general help on the estate grounds and swimming pool. Apart from this, there is also some help needed in our villa that we rent for groups. So, if you love a challenge and nature, there is plenty of indoor and outdoor work. We look for help all year round, especially during the months of summer : June, July, August, September, October and November. We welcome all those who enjoy working whether outdoors or in nature with a joyful passion.
Here is an example of the works that we do:
1. weed the garden
2. take care of our dog Sheila
3. clean out swimming pool
4. mow the lawn
5. move furniture
6. trim hedges
7. cut/trim fruit trees
8. cut wood
9. store wood
10. all types of construction tasks
11. all types of general maintenance tasks
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
Help with Computers/ Internet
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The travellers can learn the Italian culture, language, cook and gardening with us.
Type of help :
Gardening / Harvesting
Take care of dog
Building / Carpentry
Clean Swimming Pool
Help with Eco project
Help in the house
Helping with Guests
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We are a very clean family and we love clean and polite people can give respect of our house and amenities, we provide accommodation in our home on the estate, where you will have a shared bedroom ( maximum 2 ) and share a bathroom and kitchen with our family. We are very close to Citerna and Sansepolcro, both are about a 15-minute bus ride from the estate. Typically, we prepare dinner. We love for everyone to eat and socialize together. We also love to try meals from your culture! We clean the kitchen together and there is a common living space where in the evening you can socialize with each other. We have TV and internet for your convenience.
What else ...
We have easy access to internet. We can also give you a ride by car into Sansepolcro, where you will have easy access to all the most beautiful places in Italy such as Arezzo, Anghiari, Citerna, Perugia, Siena, Lucca, Florence and Rome. We expect an honest day's work with a minimum of 25 hours a week. We work when the weather is good, which means that Saturday or Sunday are sometimes working days for the changes of the guests, this means that is possible to have free day in the week days. Keep in mind there's no public transportation on Sundays and limited on Saturday. We can pick you up from the bus station in Sansepolcro. Fighille is about a 15-minute walk from our estate along a scenic road in Umbria. In Fighille, you can find a great village bar with Wi-Fi and aperitivo, post office ( open Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday ) a supermarket and dress shop. If you are active and enjoy the outdoors, this is the perfect experience for you.
They can visit lot's of beautiful places, Sansepolcro place of Birth of Piero della Francesca and Luca Pacioli, Anghiari a beautiful medieval city, Arezzo with Della Robbia arts, Citerna with an Amazing view on the Tiber Valley and Donatello Madonna's, Citta' di Castello place of Birth of Burri the painter, Perugia wonderful city, Firenze the nest of the italian culture, Rome the eternal city and Rimini/Riccione ( Movida by night and sea ) ecc. ecc.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week
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