We were delighted to be asked by Au Pair World to write a blog on our experiences as an au pair couple this summer. As you will know, or maybe not if you are a newcomer to Hoopla, we spent our summer in Umbria, Italy with a host family living and working on their farm. [...]
Buongiorno! If you love to travel and have been thinking about what kind of seasonal job is for you, we can help by explaining what being an au pair means. We have arrived in Italy to spend the summer looking after two young kids for a family on a farm in the region of Umbria. [...]
From the Highlands to the Alps, travelling on a budget - the seasonaire diaries!
Apologies for the silence. Recently we've moved from a transient life on the road to rural living in the Highlands and ended up halfway up a mountain in the French Alps. Internet and time have become valuable assets, both hard to procure. With every move, there's a new a job and new set of skills [...]
The event staff management team we worked with this summer wanted to interview us about the good, the bad and the ugly side of seasonal work and doing a summer of festivals - 13 back to back! PARiM have put the interview up on their website which you can find here: https://parim.co/event-staffing Here's a snippet... [...]
All the bits you don't hear, real advice for prospective festival workers!
Kendal Calling was the muddiest adventure to date.