Région: AlgarveWe are family -Karolina 30 and Max 36 with two children - 4 years old Filip and 2 years old Leon. We have also 2 small dogs. We live in Portugal for one year. We moved from Poland where we had big organic farm. Now we live on beautiful farm near to Lagos. The farm has more then 2ha. We have many fig, carobs, almonds, olive trees and some other fruit trees, old vineyard, big organic vegetable garden -part of permaculture garden, greenhouse, chickens, ducks and guinea huns. From the farm to Lagos is about 6km and to the nearest beach - Praia da Luz we have 4km. In about 1 km we have bus stop to Barao Sao Joao. We drive almost every day to Lagos so we can give you a lift. We enjoy being in Portugal and learning from the nature every day. *********WE ARE LOOKING NOW HELP FROM ABOUT 15.04.13 TILL END OF APRIL*************
Région: EnglandMy husband is a retired Local Government Accountant and I was a Food Adviser with a national Company after a career in Teaching. We are active seniors with 3 daughters and 1 son who all live away. We have 7 grandchildren. Keith builds model boats and I love all kinds of needlework including machine embroidery, patchwork, screen printing, textile manipulation. We both love reading, walking, golf and learning Italian. I am a member of a new Women's Institute and the Embroiderers' Guild. Please note that we cannot accommodate more than ONE person.
Région: TuscanyWe would like our children to learn english with you. Our children are Vera (10 years old) Anna (9 years old) Lea (7 years old) Folco (4 year).We live in Castelvecchio di Compito a small medioeval town closed to Lucca (Giacomo Puccini born here).We are very closee to Florence and Pisa and we can go to the beach in 30 minuts. Around our small village there are many green path round to the hills. My husband Simone is 41 and works for sculpture. Me,'m 38, I'm shop assistant and designer in my family's shop. I make workshop of scrap and refuse with children and adults,too.
Région: Tigre DeltaWe are a mixed intercultural couple. Carolina is from Argentina and works as an accountant and system consultant. she will be away during the day from monday to friday . Stef is A dutch guy who studued cultural sciences and traveled a lot. He is at home most of the time. We both speak fluently English and Spanish. The project is a fairly new Bed breakfast in the Tigre Delta. We opened July 2011. What we need is help both inside and outside the house: with preparing the food, cooking, baking, setting breakfast, doing dishes, cleaning, changing sheets, laundry, bathrooms . Or whatever else you think that needs to be done. and in the garden to cut the lawn, mind the crops (planting, watering, harvesting) and some small construction and repair works. Own initiative is needed, I do not like to command people. Be creative and a self starter. It is a quiet place most of the time. the paying visitors mostly come during the weekends. We prefer stays of about a week. If we get along very well, there are no other volunteers coming and both you and me enjoy it, we can always extend the stay. last minute request also welcome. anybody with the right spirit and mindset is welcome. We have WIFI Internet free.There are kayaks to use, and we have many books, most in spanish, but also in english.