Help us with our Eco project in North Spain

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  • Description

    Description

    We own two beautiful lots in North Spain (10.000 m2 Apple Orchard + 7.000 m2 upper field). We have started to creat a self-sustainable farm and are hoping for your help with carrying on this work. We hope to offer seminars in the future and live in a community (so far it is small).

    We need someone to take care of our beautiful farm while we are working on our other farms. We are searching for a person that could at least stay for a month and care for the horses too.
    We still welcome workers, but apart from that we search for somebody who takes care of our farm!

    We own 3 Arabian horses and 1 Welsh Pony. All of them, except one are ridden and also very young. We also own a few dogs.
    Our neighbors also have cows and sheep.

    We are a family which decided to live Off-grind but we still own two other houses with gardens in two different countries and we live in four places. So we travel a lot and love meeting new people. We are hard working people if there is work, but we also like to sit down and enjoy the beauty of the place we created. (-;

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Animal care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You can relax in one of our hammocks while enjoying the stunning view! You will live in beautiful Spain, experience Off-grind living (before you maybe take this step yourself), have the opportunity of meeting interesting people living abroad and to practice your Spanish with local people.
    We own several bikes which you can use. You can visit the beach, by bike (two hours) and drive to Nava (30 min.) to go grocery shopping.
    Also you can discover the secret paths of this amazing place!
    I give free riding lessons to anyone who carry a few buckets of water for the horses and helps me collect the horsepoo. (-:
    We know a method which can realease traumatic experiences and a message that helps release all the tension from your body!

  • Help

    Help

    We need persons to help with building and/or gardening and creative skills/ideas are also welcome. We for instance need fences, sheds, improvement of housing and green houses (building and planting).

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    German English Danish French Spanish

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    The woodhouse (a private space where workers can sleep) on the upper field is accommodated with two beds and a gorgeus view to hills and snow-covered mountines.
    Another space where the workers can sleep is our Caravan, which is provided with a French sized bed and two sofas and a table which can also serve as a bed.
    We also own two other Caravans on our Apple Plantage, which a compost Toilett nearby and solar electricity.
    We have cooking possibilities, a very beautiful common space and our Mongolian yurt aswell nice compost toilet 15 meters away from the upper sleeping facilities and we have a shower in between our Apple trees. Drinking water is also available.
    There is good road access and parking facilities.

    We cook Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner for you or with you! I'am RawVegan, but I also cook Vegan meals and eggs.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    There is a Bus Station in the town nearby to Villaviciosa, and we have a Train Station in Nava.

    The next Supermarket is in Nava, 25 minutes by bike, which we offer for free.

    The nicest Beach is in Villaviciosa, 40 minutes by Car and also reachable by bike in max. 2 hours.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    5 hours each day (weekends are free)

The beautiful hills and mountains of Asturias!
The Living room in the Caravan can also be used as a sleeping facility.
Our beautiful woodhouse with two beds!
Our eating space outside the trailer!
French sized bed in the Caravan, where workers can sleep.
Cooking facilities! We try to cook and eat healthy and delicious together! We have washing facilities too behind the trailer and lots of cups, plates and pots. (-:
One of the many beaches about half an hour's drive away.
You can relax in on of our many hammocks!
Photo of our beautiful space in the flowers.
Our compost Toilet
The kitchen in our trailer, we cook healthy and vegan!
Cooking with gas.
After a hard day of work, you can either lie down in a hammock or ride one of our horses!

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