4 Elements Culinary and Wellness Center on Water Island, Virgin Islands

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Virgin Islands (U.S.)

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  2019 

 Min stay requested: at least 3 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    We have a Farm to Table Educational program so that we can teach whole food cooking and bread baking classes to our local children and their families. We just received a grant for a community garden for that purpose.
    We host travelers from around the world in our vacation rentals. ( Super sweet happy hippies)

    We have hosted over 100 work away travels in the past 6 years. Our vision is inspired by the 4 Sacred Elements. Earth( garden) Fire(Culinary arts), Air (Solar power)and Water (Caribbean ocean), Our vision is so big that we must gather our tribe and work and live as one.

    We have a yoga deck, chicken coop, hydroponic garden, 9 raised garden beds, 4 cottages and a professional outdoor kitchen with a view. We are over an Acer of land in a virgin valley on a small island, in the Virgin Islands.
    We would love to share our paradise with you. Super quiet and peaceful.
    The last ferry to our Water island is at 9 pm and the ferry cost $10 round trip


    Lend your ears,\
    Lend your hands,
    Lend your movement
    Anything that you can.
    Come to teach,
    come to be taught,
    Come in the image and the likeness of God.
    Nahkko Bear Medicine for the people

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Jardinería
    Construcción
    Mantenimiento / bricolage
    Ayuda en proyecto ecológico
    Ayuda en casa
    Ayuda con animales
    Ayuda de caridad
    Projecto artístico
    Ayuda informática / Internet
    Enseñar

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We are so humbled by the exchange,
    Our space is a temple and heals all those who come to stay,
    We heal each other.
    The small island vibe is super sweet and so safe. Our Caribbean neighbors are the nicest people you will meet, they have taught me so in the 30 years.

  • Help

    Help

    We are in need of a veggie garden and a chicken coop and to use up gallons of colorful paint. stone gardens ... we are building glass bottle walls and collecting rocks for stonework. driftwood gathering. Will be working with youth groups and taking care of our guest.

    IMPORTANT.
    We ask that you have travel insurance and do not to take a job while you are here.
    4-week min stay works best for us, will consider a shorter stay. We do not provide meals due to the high cost of living here in the Virgin Islands. We do share meals on our big work days and we often break bead with our beautification team.

    We really prefer couples older than 25 or friends traveling together, but will consider anyone with the right open-hearted vibe.
    We highly recommend you have travel insurance when you travel

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, Spanish and German spoken

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    You will have an open air/ dry cottage with a shared bathroom and outdoor shower.
    shared kitchen and living room. internet connection. A beautiful ocean view on a very safe island on a dead end road. use of kayak ... 10 minutes walk/hike to the beach. 15 minutes walk to the ferry dock

    If you come during our high season you may have to move from cottage to cottage. offseason you get to stay in the same cottage. We do not provide meals. We have a well-stocked kitchen (coffee, tea, spices, and sugar ). popcorn Too.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We have a commitment to...
    kindness
    Natural living
    holistic health and spirituality
    Education exchange
    permaculture
    happy hippies welcome...
    DRUG FREE
    Must be over 21

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    20 hours a week

your room with a few overlooking the caribbean sea.










































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