Ingunn & Stefan

We are an Icelandic couple, both teachers and I work as a translator and have published

Akureyri, Iceland
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Reviews (4)

Celia
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Ingunn and Stefan were spectacular house sitters for us and our pets. When we got home our pup Ruby still wanted to spend time on Ingunn's lap, licking her

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Reno, NV, US · 28 Jan - 11 Mar 2018
Cliff
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Ingunn and Stefan housesat for us mid Dec 17 to early Jan 18. I can only describe them as fantastic. Communication was great and Ingunn being a teacher was

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Porirua, New Zealand · 19 Dec 2017 - 06 Jan 2018
Caroline
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What a lovely couple. Ellie was quite happy with them and was not stressed while we were away,which is what it is all about. Ellie had longer walks with them

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Minehead, United Kingdom · 10 Nov - 02 Dec 2017
David
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Came back from a six-week trip to find the house tidy and our cat happy, relaxed and well-fed – could hardly ask for more. The only criticism is that the

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom · 15 Sep - 01 Nov 2017

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Ingunn house-sat and looked after our six-year-old cat for six weeks between September and November 2017. She proved to be reliable and organised, and the

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About

I have travelled widely, lived in many countries, held many different jobs, such as teaching, translating, cooking, cleaning. I translate books for a living and like to use the freedom it brings me to see the world. My background as a farm

Why we want to house sit

I see this as a great opportunity to get to know more places in the world, which is my passion, and assisting others at the same time. I am more interested in living in places for a while and getting to know them that way, than being a

Our experience

I grew up on a farm in the Icelandic countryside so I am well used to all kinds of work as well as taking care of many different kinds of animals. Me and my ex-husband had two dogs and two horses so I am used to having pets. I also had a

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • horseHorses
  • poultryPoultry
  • farm animalLivestock
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
Ingunn 48 and Stefan 53
Occupation
Fiction Translator and Poet and Teacher
Travelling
With a partner