Join a couple in their sixties and enjoy life in beautiful Marseille, France



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  • Description


    We are a couple ( In our sixties ) living around Marseille ( 30 kms ) and Aix en provence ( 17 kms) , The sea is about 23 kms from our house .We are based in a small village ( Belcodene) in the beautiful country side with beautiful walks , cycling tracks in the forest ,relax and calm atmosphere. Fuveau , a typical provençal village with a lot of shops is located at 4 kms . We would like to offer somebody accomodations and food in exchange for light help. One of our daugther lives in Ireland and our main motivation is to improve our spoken english . We have two cats and one dog , a sweamming pool and use of a bicycle .

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    General Maintenance
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Language practice

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    Projects involving children

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  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Discovering the Provençal heritage , the Calanques of Marseille , Marseille city and Aix en provence , Mountain Sainte Victoire ... Picasso Cezanne and a lot of beautiful things .

  • Help


    We would like maintain and prepare our organic vegetable garden , maintain our house ( repair and paint the walls) and may be make a little wine cellar with a workawayer speaks very well english .

  • Languages spoken

    French: Fluent
    English: Beginner

  • Accommodation


    An exclusive large bedroom with a double bed for the workawayer , shared bathroom . We cook simple meals with local products and good wine .

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Visited the town Marseille , Aix en provence , go to the sea , the beach or the Calanques of Marseille . We like walk in the country for a long balads that we can share with you .You can use the bus for go to Aix en provence , the sea and Marseille .

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    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 3-4 hours a day, 5 days a week

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