Julia & John

A mature well travelled couple who first went to Europe for 12 months in 1972.

Kerikeri, New Zealand

Reviews (1)

Ursula

John and Julie Bishop house sat for us for three and a half weeks while we were on holiday in Italy. They looked after our house in the country along with an

Chichester, United Kingdom · 03 Sep - 03 Oct 2016

References (2)

David

My wife and I have known Julia and her husband John as friends for over 40 years. In that time we have known them to be honest ,trustworthy and very

Character reference · 05 May 2016

About

We have travelled many times back to Europe and the UK since 1972 and in the late 90's we purchased a small village house in the Languedoc returning most years for several months - tying it into John's business trips. Since retiring last

Why we want to house sit

Having sold our French house we still want to travel back to Europe and we feel this will help us achieve that. We consider ourselves to be a very tidy couple and would treat your place and pets as our own and this way we would be able to

Our experience

We have had many cats over the years and being quiet Kiwis (unlike our rowdy Aussie cousins - only joking - sort of) we get on with all our neighbours both here and in Europe. Having travelled regularly back to Europe for 2 - 3 months

Pet care experience

  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock

Availability

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

Preferred countries

  • Australia
  • Croatia
  • Czech Republic
  • France
  • Greece
  • Italy

Profile details

Age
Julia 65+ and John 65+
Occupation
retired and importer
Travelling
With a partner