An Au Pair stay is the perfect time to discover different countries and cultures. You’re living with a Host Family which can bring you closer to the regional way of life. You also have some free time to learn about the country and your Host Family will be happy to show you the attractions of the area.
You have the amazing opportunity to be more than just a tourist: use your time to really understand the country’s culture. Exploring the city and the region is also the best way to find new friends during your Au Pair stay.
Are you wondering what to do first? We’re glad we can provide you with some ideas for an Au Pair vacation. We compiled the best guided tours to the most popular Au Pair destinations for you.
Before you start your Au Pair adventure, you can check out our best tips on how to make the most of your stay. Especially when you enjoy some days off and can plan your Au Pair holiday - don’t miss out on the most interesting buildings, parks and museums!
How long does it take to find a Host Family?
It depends on several factors. Create your profile and make it attractive for other users. Check that you meet the Au Pair requirements set by the Au Pair program. Be active and contact 20-30 Host Families per day. While contacting the Host Families, make also sure that you fulfil the family’s expectations. Be active, open minded and try to convince families that the time spent with you will be a once-in-a-lifetime experience for their kids! Generally speaking, it takes from one week up to a few months to find a Host Family.