Elena & Alexander

Why a journalist and a marketing specialist in their 30’s will be the best sitters for

Como, Italy

Reviews (9)

Pamela

Elena & Alex are a lovely couple, we very much enjoyed meeting & spending time with them. They are gentle, warm & caring which gave us great confidence in

Faro, Portugal · 26 May - 17 Jun 2019
Dagmar

A delightful couple, Alex and Elena have been wonderful in enabling me to make the trip of a lifetime to NZ. This was my first experience of house-sitters

Carcassonne, France · 10 Feb - 16 Apr 2019
Amy

Over Christmas Elena and Alex stayed with our dogs. This was our first time using the site and we were a little nervous. They made us feel comfortable and

Montreux, Switzerland · 08 Dec - 31 Dec 2018
Sabrina

Elena and Alex stayed at my house with my two dachshunds for a month this summer. They are very friendly and, after spending a couple days together, I felt

La Salle, Italy · 10 Jun - 10 Jul 2018
Patrizio

Elena and Alexander looked after our four animals (a dog, a cat, and two pigs), our house, and our vegetable beds, mid-September to mid-October 2017. They

Ostuni, Italy · 16 Sep - 16 Oct 2017

References (6)

Irina

I can not recommend Helen and Alexander as a very responsible and respectable people who took care of my home during my six-month journey through Asia.

House & pet sitting reference · 15 January 2015

About

We're a couple from Russia in the early 30’s living in Italy and after graduation with our second Masters from the Bologna University we chose to live near lake Como. Elena is journalist and PR professional who worked mainly for the

Why we want to house sit

We think house sitting is a perfect way to slow down, to get a break, to get to know other people and to be helpful. Both our professions assume dealing well with people and new situations – and we both are good at it, whether it comes to

Our experience

We have our own country house in Moscow suburbs and know what it is like to take care of a house and a garden. Now, our parents live in there and we are free and will certainly enjoy looking after your house. Despite all stereotypes about

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry

Availability

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October 2019
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Belgium
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Italy
  • Netherlands

Profile details

Age
Elena 41 and Alexander 37
Occupation
Journalist/PR and Entrepreneur
Travelling
With a partner