Help around my property, exchange languages and live in a seaside town on the French Riviera in South of France.

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    Última atividade

    27/09/2022

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  • Descrição

    Descrição

    Hello Workawayers,

    My name is Lionel and I live in a house with a garden in the suburbs of Sanary sur Mer. I am only a 10 minute walk away from the sea side. The work that I need help with is mainly in the garden, in the different flats of the house which I rent out, as well as other small jobs such as painting and decorating. I do not have children or pets. The location is great for someone who likes the sea, sun, culture, wine and languages from Provence and the French Riviera. I am living on my own but I rent out the flats in my house to tourists, most of them German, during the summer months.


    You do not need to be fluent in any particular language, however if your mother tongue is English, German or Portuguese, that would be preferred. I would enjoy giving French lessons in exchange for English/German lessons on a daily basis.

    A covid vaccination would be a useful point too in this time of uncertainty about new variants.

    I have a lot of experience working with foreign students from my job in finance and I have travelled a lot in Europe. I am flexible, reliable and love speaking English or German. My meals consist mainly of local organic vegetables with some meat and fish, although I am very flexible with my diet and can easily adapt. Of course, being French I visit the boulangerie every morning for bread.

    I like to pay attention to eat in a healthy manner. I am open to new cultures and ways of cooking; I like using horizontal decision management when organising work. I would prefer non-smokers and non-party animals! But, I do on occasion like to enjoy the local pastis and wine which I can introduce to you.

    I am looking for someone enthusiastic and positive. I am 52 but seem 40. I have a passion for cooking, travelling in Europe, economics, history, psychology, languages, TV series, and am open to learn new things. I am honest, reliable and trustworthy.

    With the beach only 10 minutes walking distance, I enjoy going swimming every morning or evening in summer. From September it would possible to have a longer stay for a few weeks or months.

  • Tipos de ajuda e oportunidades de aprendizado

    Tipos de ajuda e oportunidades de aprendizado

    Prática de idiomas
    Ajuda em projetos ambientais
    Ensino
    Jardinagem
    Projetos de construção/faça você mesmo
    Criar/cozinhar refeições caseiras
    Ajuda a cuidar da casa
    Manutenção geral
    Ajuda com computadores/internet

  • Oportunidades de intercâmbio cultural e aprendizado

    Oportunidades de intercâmbio cultural e aprendizado

    Living in a town between Provence and the French Riviera with local contacts, and sharing meals with the owner. A lot of sport possibilities too with sea side, walking, jogging, cycling... There is a bus stop near the house and the train station is on the line Marseille-Nice. It is an easy place to reach by train and coach. We could have a lot of conversations and work on your French and other languages on a daily basis. There are some great cultural attractions nearby too.

    In my free time I like to go swimming, as I have previously mentioned, hiking, playing boules in my garden and board games in the evening. I also love learning new games/trying out new activities and really enjoy teaching games as well.

  • Ajuda

    Ajuda

    Most of the work would be gardening, painting and improvements to the flats. This work would be at the morning and does not take too long as the house and garden are a manageable size.

    Language exchange (French- English or German) with books is be possible during the afternoon for a few hours.

  • Idiomas

    Idiomas
    Alemão: Fluente
    Inglês: Fluente
    Francês: Fluente
    Português: Iniciante

    Este anfitrião oferece intercâmbio de idiomas
    I would enjoy speaking German/French or English/French every day, and to do some lessons too. Ich kann auch sehr gern auf Deutsch sprechen.

  • Acomodação

    Acomodação

    A private bedroom with shared bathroom. There are satellite TV channels, a desk with chair to work, Wi-Fi in the bedroom with a large balcony in a flat of 80 sq m with a living room, kitchen, and second bedroom. There is a garden to enjoy spending time in as well.

    I like to buy organic vegetables or local fish and some meat. This would be shared with the guest as an exchange. However, I am not a huge fan of meat and would enjoy a vegetarian diet.

  • Algo mais...

    Algo mais...

    My situation is more appropriate for people who like nature and small towns, even though big towns are not so far away. However, the house is not isolated, the town centre and sea side are a 10 minutes walking distance, with some shops like a bakery or supermarket just 5 minutes away. I would prefer an early bird, quite shy, calm and a little sporty.

    The stay could be a few weeks to a few months in the autumn.

  • Mais alguns detalhes

    Mais alguns detalhes

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    • Acesso à internet limitado

      Acesso à internet limitado

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    • Somos fumantes

    • Pode hospedar famílias

  • Pode hospedar nômades digitais

    Pode hospedar nômades digitais

    There is access to the internet via fiber-optic broadband. There is Wi-Fi in the house and in your bedroom too. Access to a printer is also possible. A digital nomad would feel very comfortable here as there is good internet connection. I would enjoy if you could stay at least 2 weeks until a few months, if you are interested!

  • Quantos Workawayers pode acomodar?

    Quantos Workawayers pode acomodar?

    1

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    Horas previstas

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

Essas classificações são opcionais e foram dadas junto com os comentários dos membros.A classificação média deixada por cada opção é exibida.

Precisão do perfil: (5.0)

Intercâmbio cultural: (5.0)

Comunicação: (5.0)











Nº de ref. de anfitrião: 968981277857