I'm a freelance journalist living in London with a passion for skiing (obviously not in London) and travel that offers me the opportunity to practise my rusty French, my mostly forgotten Italian and my recently acquired - and rudimentary - Spanish.
Yes, Claire is right: I was away when she requested to stay and so the cleaner did not come in time.
Great guests. Punctual, clean, tidy and friendly. They left the apartment in perfect condition. Will be a pleasure for any host to have them at home.