Active retired couple wishing to see more of the country. Flexible on location and duration - Short or Long term

Username Bengo1  

Save
Age
65 + years
Availability
Apr 1,2018
Occupation
retired teacher
Gender
Male
Status
Married/Partnered
Term
7 - 21 Days, 3 - 6 Weeks, 6 - 8 Weeks, 2 - 3 Months, 3 + Months
Phone

About us:

We are an active, retired, non-smoking German couple, who both love nature, are English-speaking and fond of keeping things clean and tidy.
As house owners we know what kind of odd jobs come up to keep a house in order, especially seeing to a garden or doing maintenance work.
We also used to have a dog for many years (besides different pets when the kids were small)


Our motivation:

After travelling to many places in Europe and abroad (for many years) we are still keen on touring the world with all its wonderful places, people, sights and cultural events.
- living in foreign countries, meeting people (individuals), getting to know their traditions, customs and habits
- seeing housesitting as a challenge to cope with the problems of everyday life in new and unfamiliar surroundings


Experience:

None with housesitting so far but we are eager to get some, due to 'itchy feet'. 'None' is not correct any more because we successfully did our first housesit over Christmas and New Yeat in 2016 in Australia. We combined it with a two-month-trip to Thailand, Malaysia and Bali before the housesit and a four-month-trip around Australia after it.
After retiring from my teacher's job I went on a year-long-trip around the world and afterwards did some voluntary teaching (English) in countries like Thailand, Nepal and Vietnam for periods of up to 4 months.
My partner is a former nurse with experience in both child and geriatric care. She also had a garden plot for many years and has a so-called 'green hand' with plants, flowers and vegetables.


What we bring:


We bring our 'common sense' plus 70 years of life-experience as well as open-mindedness to everything foreign and experience in bringing up 3 children each.

Contact House Sitter


Please click on the register button below to join free as a home owner, and receive your own confidential message system so you can contact Bengo1
identified only by your chosen username (login name).

OR

Phone Contacts for Bengo1


Contact House Sitter


Please click on the register button below to join free as a home owner,
for access to House Sitters' contact phone numbers.




OR


We sent Bengo1 a text message with a code.

Bengo1 has verified their phone by confirming the code in their housecarers dashboard.

You have already saved this Housesit

Change Profile Picture

  • Login (top right of this page)
  • Select Functions then Upload Photos in the Left Menu
  • Select a photo from your computer with proportions to suit the frame on your profile. Hint: Rectangular photos with ratio approx: 3 wide: 2 high; will resize better than tall or skinny ones. We auto resize the profile photo to fit, but the top may be cut if it is a tall/ skinny photo.
  • If needed, Here is a free - easy to use resize site: http://www.picresize.com
  • The profile Picture must be uploaded to position 1 /slot 1 of your gallery .
  • If the photo is not uploading it's file size may be too big for your internet connection. See Photo FAQ: How to reduce the file size
  • Increase your response with a photo. Homeowners like to see a face.

You must be a logged on Homeowner member to save Homeowner profiles

Do you want to store this profile
in Your Favorite House Sitters list?



  

Add Sitter to Favorite House Sitters


Please click on the Register button below to Register as a Home owner, for your own Home owner Portal, so you Add House Sitters like Bengo1 to your Favorite House Sitters List




OR