From: Canada

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    Account Type

    Individual account

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    Travelling to

    Canada, French Southern Territories, Guatemala

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    Travel dates

    01/08/2020 - 01/12/2020

  • Badges

    Good Workawayer

  • My status


  • Description

    I have always loved to travel and experience different cultures. I am now widowed, my children are grown and independent and I have recently sold my business so am ready to explore the world and hopefully work at some interesting places along the way.

  • Skills and knowledge I'd like to share or learn

    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    Being an elderly companion
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Life at a Farmstay
    Eco Projects
    Helping around the house
    Animal Care
    Charity Work
    Language practice
    Art Projects
    Helping with Computers/ Internet
  • More details about your skills

    I have owned and operated various business. When my two boys were small I had a children’s swimwear wholesale company, manufacturing swimwear in Hong Kong and selling worldwide. I have started and run a Furniture and decor shop Most recently I had a business selling window coverings.
    I love amateur photography (@muskoka-styled on Instagram)
    I love horses and am an adiquate rider. I have had my scuba licence since age 24.
    I am a good cook and enjoy all sorts of different foods. I have worked in restaurants in the past (distant past). I like to garden and am great at organizing and cleaning.
    Having renovated several houses and a few commercial buildings I am quite handy and not afraid to get my hands dirty.
    Love animals and when my boys were growing up we had the usual zoo of reptiles,fish and small furry beasts around.
    I have traveled extensively by myself including 5 months last year camping around New Zealand. And 5 months in 2017 traveling in Central America
    I am great at customer service having been in the retail business for many years.
    I am also an active member of the Rotary Club when I’m at home in Muskoka Canada and will be on the board of my club in Bracebridge, Ontario in 2020.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    French: Beginner

  • Age


  • Nationality

    Canadian, Born in England

  • What else ...

    I’m fit and healthy and love to hike and walk.

  • Some more information

    • Smoker

    • Driver's licence

    • Allergies

    • Special dietary requirements


With my oldest son Nick, in Victoria, British Columbia Canada. 2018
March 2019 in Ontario, Canada