Language practice and also take care of our girls in Tarifa, Spain



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 Min stay requested: 1 month or more

  • Description


    Hello all,
    we are a family who live in a country house in Tarifa.Southern Spain.We try to have a peaceful and natural life eating healthy and growing our 6 years old boy and 2 years old girl in a close manner.We like water sports and music.We love the place we live in.Gema, the mother has to start working and Alvaro´s job has not a time structure.Until now, Gema has been mostly working at home with Alvaro´s help when not working away home.
    we live in a beautiful house in the country side in a natural park in Tarifa.We use solar energy to power us and water from the well.We have Internet.It is 3 kms to town and it is possible to walk and bike there.we have an old female dog named Oka.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Babysitting and creative play
    Help around the house
    Language practice

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Tarifa is a world known place for water sports and outdor´s sports.The nature is georgeous and it is a very cosmopolite place.It is very small place so relationships are easy ,close ,friendly and safe.Local history is very interesting as a city place between to continents.Music, food sports live style are focus in enjoy life as much as possible.There is a lot of tcultural events going on in Tarifa.African Film Festivals,Circus Festivals Local Festivals,Summer season is amazing.Beach life is what the visitor will breath in Tarifa.There is Yoga,Cimbing,Horse ridings in the beach,kite surfing,wind surfing,surfing,skate,circus,African percussion,Morroco is 35 minutes by fast ferry so it is possible to vistit Africa in one day.Diving courses,whale watchin,eco markets, etc
    all of this are very easy to access because all this is happening a a very closy place sourounded by a magnificent nature.Tarifa is full of possibilities.

  • Help


    what we need is a female who help us when we are not available to take care of the kids and what it is needed during that time.Also language exchange is very interesting for my kids and Gema.It is also important that the person has a driver license because it may be needed.We are nonsmoking family so we like to continue this way.We need a person who knows how to cook in a healthy way and has a sweet way with the kids.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We offer a private room in our two bedroon house with all the basics.We have wifii at home and a large kitchen which is part of the living room.There is a large bathroom.Everything runs good even when our power is coming from solar energy.We love to cook fresh and local eco products.We do really care about what we eat among other things.The house has beautiful outside parts which are very nice to experience as part of the house.We also grow part of our own vegetables.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The time off in Tarifa has plenty opportunities for those who loves nature and sports.Also local life is very interesting mix of Spain and its proximity to Africa.Tarifa has a very wide offer about aternative disciplines like yoga,lfe philosophies,music, food,nature,water sports and mountain sports like mountaing biking,climbing, horse routes, workshops,kite surfing ,skate,wind surfing,wale watching, or just relaxing in the beach or nice bars and restaurants both in the beach or town.

  • 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

    4 to 5 hours (max 25 hours/week)

Host ref number: 939485874813