Área: Vest-AgderWE ARE FULLY BOOKED AT THE MOMENT. We are a couple in the early 50's that lives in an old house with mainly wood heating. Our property is 4 acres and contains lawn and some cropeland, fruit trees and berry bushes. We are building an extension. We wish to develop our growing of vegetables, fruit and berries to be self sufficient. We practice organic cultivation of vegetables and herbs. We have chickens and a cat. We have a boat, enjoy outdoor activities like fishing. There are beaches, 1 km from the house. We live in a rural setting with 2 miles to the nearest shop. We also like to go fishing, sunbading, relax, read and watch movies.
Área: Başköy,Döşemealtı,AntalyaOur farm is 1,3 hectares (1300 square meters) qnd 30 kilometers far away from Antalya City Center. Our garden has different kind of fruit trees. Pomegranete, palm, lemon, olive, apricot,grapes,avocado… The garden is slowly being developed and planted. We are planting trees, fruit and vegetables. We started make beekeeping and own honey. We will make a small lake in the garden. I'm 28 years old woman is interested music and dance. My mother is retired art teacher will make painting and sculpture.Cemal is lawyer.Rüya is Yoga teacher who works in İndia. She will join us. The is life we have chosen and are happy with. We actually love to be active all the time. Some of us are hiking guide.Every sunday we go different historical and cultural places in Antalya. We want make straw house in the garden. We needs help and ideas for it. Each volunteer will experience many different fields (construction, gardening, beekeeping, raw food) We can organize hiking around and pick wild olives. We can cook fish in the garden and eat together with raw food.
Área: Northwest Territories - YellowknifeWE ARE BOOKED FULL UNTIL MAY 2014 - NOW TAKING APPLICATIONS STARTING FOR AFTER THEN. Our multi-award winning lodge is a family run, environmentally conscious tourist, educational and conference facility. In the heart of Canada’s northern wilderness, it is 100km from the nearest town (Yellowknife) and an amazing setting to appreciate the aurora borealis (northern lights) in winter, as well as the midnight sun in summer. It was the only wilderness location visited by the British royal couple, Prince William and Kate, on their inaugural overseas tour in 2011. First open in 1981, we have hosted guests from all over the world and our volunteers to date have come from Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Poland, the UK, The Netherlands, Switzerland, Korea, Taiwan, Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Belgium, China, Chile and the USA, as well as Canada. Since 2010 we have been proud to host Dechinta Bush University Centre for Research and Learning. This is a northern-led initiative delivering land-based, university accredited education led by northern leaders, experts, aboriginal elders and professors. ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BRING THEIR OWN SLEEPING BAG!!
Área: South of Central Historical area of QuitoJoin our family living in Quito. We live in traditional style with three generations in our house. I, Ampary, my husband, Practicio, and teenage daughter, Renata live on the and 3rd nd 2 Martin and new baby boy live on the 1st We share meals and spend most of our free time coming and going freely in all areas of the house. We are a happy, lively family. Most of us work during the day. In the morning, we share breakfast, and in the evening we have a light meal. Lunch is packed by most of us to eat at our work places. Our meals are mostly vegetables, rice and some fruits. We are not vegetarians, but we like to eat healthily. We are looking for someone to share our family life, the customs, and the traditions of Ecuador and help us in taking care of our house. stories of our house. Daniela (our daughter), her husband Paul, son floor of our house.
Área: AquitaineWe are restoring an oldhouse at the foot of the Pyrenees. It has a nice big garden and we want to have people who can help us to work either in the house (lime plaster on the walls) is the garden (repair walls in stone or the vegetable garden). We offer accommodation in a dormitory with 8 beds, comfortable but not so intimate. However, there is the opportunity to camp in the garden and we can lend a tent. It also has internet access there. We wish to share with sensitive ecology and little attracted by the current system of consumption people, the house is also situated in the countryside close to all amenities. Nous restaurons une maison (ancienne ferme) aux pieds des Pyrénées qui a un grand jardin agréable et nous souhaitons recevoir des gens qui nous puissent nous aider pour les travaux soit dans la maison (enduits à la chaux sur les murs) soit au jardin (réfection de murets en pierre ou entretien du potager) . Nous offrons le logement dans un grand dortoir de 8 places, confortable mais sans intimité donc. Il y a toutefois la possibilité de camper dans le jardin et nous pouvons prêter une tente. Il y a aussi l’accès à internet. Nous souhaitons partager avec des gens sensibles à l'écologie et peu attiré par le système de consommation actuel: la maison est d'ailleurs située en pleine campagne loin de tous commerces.