The AuPairWorld Blog – Lifestyle, Sharing, Discovery

We're writing about au pairing in a completely new way. And you're invited to join in the discussion! There's lots to discover and lots to share. Check it out!

AuPairWorld Blog

7 great cities to work in as an au pair

Skyline of Sydney

Getting the chance to experience living in a city abroad is just one of the many benefits of being an au pair. But don't forget: Every country has more to offer than just its capital and big cities!

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4 things you shouldn't miss as an au pair in Sweden

The Ice Hotel in Sweden

Sweden is a dynamic and beautiful country with a cool, laidback culture and a great mix of wild pristine nature and trendy cosmopolitan cities. It's a corner of Europe that definitely will make for a truly interesting au pair stay.

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Summer childcare – What's your family's plan?

Young family on the beach

The summer school holidays have a way of coming sooner than expected and can pose a major challenge for working parents. With a summer au pair on your team, you and your family can relax and be ready to enjoy everything the summer may bring.

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7 things NOT to do as an au pair

lighted number seven

Being an au pair gives you lots of freedom to have a great adventure. But there are still a few things you need to avoid. Au pairing expert and author Melanie Josephine has made a list to help keep you on a good track.

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A short-term au pair for our family in the summer - True life reports

Sarah und Marlene

What's it really like having an au pair in the summer months? A German-Spanish family based in Barcelona shares their story. 

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4 Tips: How to make a long-distance relationship work

Fernbeziehung - Ellen in Irland

Finally, you can escape from everyday life and explore the world - it's a dream that au pairs really get to experience. But when your partner stays at home, it isn't always so easy. AuPairWorld editor Ellen tells us about her experience:

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Bucket Lists – made easy with these apps!

Bucket list, notes, mobile and laptop

Often the greatest pleasure comes in the anticipation – which is exactly why it can be especially fun to plan your au pair year with a Bucket List. Ellen, an editor at AuPairWorld, shares some of the best Bucket List apps:

 

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Watching dreams come true - One match at a time!

a little boy on skateboard

We say "thank you" with a video to 3 million AuPairWorld users who live the dream...

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Sharing at Christmastime - AuPairWorld supports local and international charities

Two girls look at the camera with the SOS Children's Village logo in the background

Christmas donations for SOS Children's Villages and Kasseler Tafel, a local foodbank in Kassel, Germany

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Au pairs know best!

The word "SURVEY" spelled out in letters pinned to a bulletin board.

Au pairs are often cast as victims in sensationalist media reports. But the vast majority of au pairs report something very different (and much more positive) about their experiences.

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