Tag Archives: "house sitter"

housesitting in London - Actors Simon Nagra and Pauline McLynn sitting on a sofa on stage
29 Sep, 2015

An actor house-sitting in London – Simon explains why…

Home is in the Midlands for Simon, a British TV and stage actor. However, work is often in London and the South East. Working for himself means that accommodation in the capital is a challenge with high costs for hostels and hotels. Part of Simon’s solution is house-sitting in London. This way he can afford […]

Long term housesitting near Kiev grapes in fruitful garden
15 Sep, 2015

Long term house-sitting near Kiev

House-sitter and independent traveler Edward accepts a Long term house-sitting near Kiev. The owner is selling her home and emigrating to Montenegro, she needed someone to live in the house until it is sold. This blog describes Edward’s journey from Spain to Ukraine, and on arriving his surprise at the peace and quiet of his […]

Language coach holds up language card for Westerners to read
30 Jul, 2015

Housesitters and Expats – A language coach can optimise your travel!

Language coach optimises travel – Listen up Housesitters and Ex-pats! When travelling abroad for extended periods, as in the case of housesitters and ex-pats, a little language coaching can go a long way.  A language coach gives you the tools for practical everyday activities, and it liberates you in a foreign country, encouraging a sense […]

long-term house-sitters
23 May, 2015

Long-Term House-Sitters in France with Horses

In July 2014 a new client registered with us wanting some help with a rather specific brief. They wanted long term house sitters to help them in France. Never wanting to turn down a challenge we said yes, and then we asked what she needed! Her requirement was to find a couple of long-term house-sitters […]

20 Mar, 2015

Pet-Sit Around the World for a Leisurely, Affordable Tour

From time to time we love to bring you our house-sitter ‘pet-sit’ stories, to find out how the sitters began their journey, what they particularly enjoy about house and pet-sitting. Laurie and Keith’s story is fascinating, as they have worked as full time professionals in America for many years. Then on retirement decided they wanted […]