Help a family and stay on a beautiful old barge on the Canal du Midi near Toulouse, France

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France

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    20/03/2021

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  • Description

    Description

    Fabien and I are living with our 10 years old kid Grégoire and 3 years old baby on a beautiful barge on the Canal du Midi near Toulouse.
    We are not far from Toulouse but we are suppose to move every time and again, as our boat is autonomous and we like staying into nature.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice
    Animal Care
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We have many bikes to share if you want to visite Toulouse, otherwise underground and train station are not far.

  • Help

    Help

    At the moment, the more important to do is to clean with karsher, sand and paint the boat outside before winter.
    Of course, you could help with cooking and child too.
    If you play music, we have a piano and Gregoire's guitare (he may be happy to learn now cords)

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    We already speak english and spanish (Grégoire speaks occitan) but it's a pleasure to practice and teach french.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    You could stay in the historical apartment of the barge, which is 111 years old and quite special and a beat isolated from the other part of the boat.
    If you like walking, our dog, Lubin may be happy to join you.

  • 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

    There are always room to park a van somewhere around the boat.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    Make sure your animal likes cat.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    3 to 4 hours per day, 5 days a week






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