Practice permaculture on our little farm in the countryside by the coast near Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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  • Description

    Description

    WE NEED VOLUNTEER GUITAR PLAYER FOR THE TWO FIRST WEEK OF JUNE


    Our farm (is very beautiful), is situated in a countryside of Rio de Janeiro, Saquarema. We have 3 hectares near a Atlantica forest. Here it is a forest, beach and lagoon's region. Our little paradise is situated at 20 minutes of the beach of Saquarema who is very famous for surf campiona. Nearly there are waterfalls too.

    To go to Rio de Janeiro center, is very simple, have a bus (1h20) until Niteroi and a boot (20mn) to cross the bay of Guanabara, and your are in the center of Rio. You can make the go and return in the day.
    To go to the country near our farm, you have the bus too, it's at 15 mn, where you have little shopping type of South America.

    We are an couple, and we practices a permaculture and agroecology methods. We have 4 dogs, 1 horse and 1 sheep. Our little paradise, looks like a botanic's park. We have a lot of fruits (mango, bananas, avocado, goyave ect), sugar cane, cassava, bread fruit ect...

    It's the place to be if you want connecting with the nature, disconnected with the madness of the city.

    WE ARE OFFERING :
    - Accommodations. In the guest house with bathroom, can have until 4 people at a time. It's with a mattress on the floor. All are new and clean.

    - A food. We offer 3 meals of a day. We cook the breakfast and the lunch, but you will cook the dinner yourself, in the collective kitchen.

    - We have a little swimming pool, that you can use, and help to clean too ;-)

    WE NEED HELP FOR MANY THINGS :
    - Home renovating (painting, carpentry ect)
    - Land's tasks ( clean the farm, collecting tree branches, carpentry, and many construction for animals, ect)
    - Help with animals

    THE MUST BY US:
    - You are very near from Rio de Janeiro center.
    - There is lot of things to do in this little country.
    - In our little paradise, you have to find quiet, peace, and harmony with a nature.
    - We are speaking French, Portuguese, Italiano, and a little bite of English and Spanish.

    P.S :
    We are quiet and cool people, than we expect respect and responsibility from your part.
    We hope, and we are sure that will be an pleasing and an rewording experience to both helpers and hosts.

    P.S 2: We will be happy to receive people (including couple) for more long time, 3 or 6 months. We need people for the "daily help" too. So if your are interested to have a place to stay more longer, it could be here (in the same conditions that I explained above)



    We hope see you soon,
    Namaste

    Virginie and Luciana

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Animal Care
    Art Projects

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Our farm (is very beautiful), is situated in a countryside of Rio de Janeiro, Saquarema. We have 3 hectares near a Atlantica forest. Here it is a forest, beach and lagoon's region. Our little paradise is situated at 20 minutes of the beach of Saquarema who is very famous for surf campiona. Nearly there are waterfalls too.

    To go to Rio de Janeiro center, is very simple, have a bus (1h20) until Niteroi and a boot (20mn) to cross the bay of Guanabara, and your are in the center of Rio. You can make the go and return in the day.
    To go to the country near our farm, you have the bus too, it's at 15 mn, where you have little shopping type of South America.

  • Help

    Help

    WE NEED HELP FOR MANY THINGS :
    we need helpers to help with us 4 hours per day, 5 days a week.
    - Home renovating (painting, carpentry ect)
    - Land's work ( clean the farm, collecting tree branches, carpentry, and many construction for animals, ect)
    - Help with animals

  • Languages spoken

    Italian: Fluent
    Portuguese: Fluent
    English: Beginner
    Spanish: Beginner
    French: Beginner

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    WE ARE OFFERING :
    - Accommodations. In the guest house with bathroom, can have until 4 people at a time. It's with a mattress on the floor. All are new and clean.

    - A food. We offer 3 meals of a day. We cook the breakfast and the lunch, but you will cook the dinner yourself, in the collective kitchen.

    - We have a little swimming pool, that you can use, and help to clean too ;-)

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    - You are very near from Rio de Janeiro center.
    - There is lot of things to do in this little country.
    - In our little paradise, you have to find quiet, peace, and harmony with a nature.
    - We are speaking French, Portuguese, Italiano, and a little bite of English and Spanish.

  • 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

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    4/5 heures par jour max, 5 j/sem.

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