We are a family of 4, Bruna and Giuseppe about 45 years old and our children Elia and Ines (7 and 4 years).
Our house is in the area of Montepulciano, Cortona, Perugia. Is divided in 2 flat, our family lives in the ground floor and we can offer a room with bathroom at the first floor.
The room has a panoramic view on the hills all around the house, we have a big garden with olive trees. We have 2 dogs, cats and chicken, so fresh eggs are available! There is free wifi connection but not tv.
urban area (chemists, little shops, bar): 2 km
Castiglione del Lago: 6 km ( train station connection)
Montepulciano: 20 km
Cortona: 25 km
Perugia; 45 km
Siena: 60 km
Val d'Orcia: 30 km
I work in the field of enogastronomic tourism and Vino Nobile di Montepulciano wine and Giuseppe works at the hospital in Perugia.
We speak english but with would like that the children can practise english with the work helpers that we'll host.
Help around the house
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
The travellers could learn about our way of life that is very apreciated in all around the world: good food and wines, nature, art and traditions. The could visit al lot of places all around as Florence, Rome etc.
They can learn italian!
Practise english with 2 children of 4 and 7 years, help in teh house and country side
Private room with double bed and bathroom.
The house is in the countryside and has a big garden.
The travellers can enjoy the beautifull nature, walking around the lake, take part to events and local experiences.
We know very well the area and can suggest about it (this is my work!)
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week