Share your culture with our family in the area of Lake Como, Italy




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    😊 We are a family of five people: mom Michela, dad Alessandro and three nice active children Daphne (8), Sebastian (6) and Isabel (18 months). We are open minded, curious and we love to meet new people and get to know different cultures.
    We have a bit hectic life among work, school and children's hobbies, so we are looking for a help with the Kids and with housework and a wa who can improve our language and culture knowledges.
    We love food and cooking, so we'd be happy to teach and learn about it!
    Our wa will be warmely welcome in our family!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice
    Babysitting and creative play
    Help around the house

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Yuo can improve your knowledge about our culture, our way of life, our language in a friendly warmely enviroment.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    We have three little children and we'd like to host a responsible and careful wa, who helps them in their daily stuff.
    Our wa will be happy to stay with children and play with them teaching and learning foreign language.
    They always want to go outside to play, walk around, go bike... Next year also doing homework will be an afternoon activity.
    It will be appreciate if you are creative, funny and curious as the children are.
    Also the adults have to improve and learn language, so we'd appreciated if you have enough patience also with us.

    Some task:
    - help children during breakfast in the morning and help them to prepare themselves for the school
    - play with the children in your language
    - help children in keep in order their bedroom and livingroom/terrace where they play
    - set and clean the table
    - help cooking
    - keep clean and in order your accomodation
    -daily food shopping

    Every kind of skills like doing yoga, playing an instrument or something else you can teach, will be very appreciated.

    Time: 4/5 hours per day, 5 days/week. 1 or 2 evenings/week
    During your free time you can enjoy the family activities or spend you time as you like.We are usually go trekking, swimming and visiting new places including museum, botanic garden, pictoresque towns and big cities.

    Please note that smoking at home and with children, party and night life are NOT appreciated.
    Driving licence is better but not essential.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Italian: Fluent
    German: Intermediate
    English: Intermediate
    French: Intermediate

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation


    At our house's first floor there is a room with bathroom with terrace.
    Bed linen and bath towels are provided.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Highlights: towns as Menaggio, Gravedona, Varenna, Bellagio; then museum and gardens as Villa Carlotta, Villa Melzi, Villa Balbianello; the big cities like Como, Lugano and Milan are close. A boat journey on the Como Lake is very suggestive.
    if you love the nature: many different trekking ways start from the town. Surfing, kite surfing and hangglider areas are 20 minutes far. There is an amazing way along the lake (4 km first part and then 3 km more), where jogging or cycling.

    Bus stop is 10 minutes far by feet on the main road. Train in Como (40 minutes by bus).
    Boat station in Menaggio (15 minuts by bus).

  • 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

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 637171127862