Exchange with us on Itamarca Island, Brazil

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Brazil

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  • Description

    Description

    We live on the quiet paradise Island of Itamaraca, North East Brazil.

    We are a small family from Belgium-Madagascar that have travelled in each one of the 193 countries of the world, volunteering in more than 500 schools for 10 years. Now we found our paradise here in Itamaraca. It is our turn to welcome volunteers and exchange with them.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    Babysitting and creative play
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Hospitality/Tourism
    Language practice

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We are lucky to have traveled to each country of the world and we would be happy to share our travel stories and stories about the cultural exchange workshops we organized in primary schools for over 10 years with an NGO.

    Come and volunteer with us and you will have plenty to learn about it ;-)

  • Help

    Help

    General maintenance, washing/cleaning, Help with tourist, Social Media.
    Exchange and play creatively with our 7 years old son.

    Minimum 2 weeks commitment please, but one month is much better ;-)

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Dutch: Fluent
    Portuguese: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    One private room in a house, with shared bathroom and access to kitchen.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Itamaraca is a tropical island in NE Brazil, an hour’s drive from Recife International Airport, with a long road bridge connecting it to the mainland.

    Most of the island comprises protected natural rain forests (mata atlantica) with a few trails, but on the ocean side there are miles of long white sandy beaches.

    All kind of beach and watersport activities are available on the island. It is also a kitesurfing prime spot. But it is not crowded and mostly peaceful and quiet (except for carnaval and local/regional/national holidays).

    Itamaraca has a very interesting history with dutch and portuguese settlements, and hosts one of the oldest churches of Brasil (second oldest).

    As you would see, Itamaraca is a very easy going and peaceful place that most people fall in love with. However, don't expect nightclubs there, but it is still possible to have fun or have a drink out.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Around 5 hours a day, 5 days a week (Maximum 25 hours/week)

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