Ecoproject in Romas, Satao, Portugal

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  • Last activity: 21/01/2023



 Min stay requested: at least a week



  • Description


    Ehy travellers and nature lovers! How are you?
    Are you interested in take care of a garden? and are you interested in build a green roof?
    Me (Manu), my partner Ruben and our two daughters Eris and Evren live in a community village in the north of Portugal! We are now open again our nest to received some few people to share our works here.

    What we need now?
    We need to recover a piece of land in which some years ago there was a garden, we want to plant, take care of it every day for the next two months.. any biological technic cues are welcome.
    We also need to build a green roof for a water tank that will be our resourse of water for the nexts hot months.

    What we can offer you?
    We offer a camping space, warm shower and food, we live just near a river and we use only organic product to respect the environmet. Manu produces organic cosmetics and home detergent. You are entitled to a soap and a solid shampoo if you come to help us :D

    What we have to share?
    We have many arts to share and with the desire to learn more, like Acroyoga, AerialYoga and Aerial Acrobatic on the silk.
    Manu do AerialYoga massage :) if you need
    We have many musical instruments at home, just for fun we can enjoy together
    We are interested in sharing all types of arts.. so if you are an artist or just a curious to know more about our passions tell us and send me a message :)

    We actually have two more mates: a sweet and stubborn dog (Churi) and a lovely black cat (Tito), both super expressive and easy to love!

    We prefer volunteers with their own van.
    If you have a van, we have water and parking for you!
    Write me if you are interested,
    Tell me your need with anticipation

    Thanks and blessings

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
  • 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

    The travellers can see various building techniques, in the ecovillage there is some different eco construction. We are italian and we can pratice together languages like italian, portuguese, spanish, french and english :) We can practice together music, sing and song, Manu play guitar and contarbbass :) She also likes to make acroaereo (she has a silk structure), Ruben and Manu practice together acrobalance and acroyoga. Manu is AerialYoga teacher. Eris and Evren love to dance and to do stunts! Come and enjoy with us art of working, having fun and being together ;)

  • Help


    The main help is take care of the garden and help to build a green roof, after that we may need in pratical stuff here in the land, like make wood, watering the trees ect

  • Languages spoken

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

  • Accommodation


    We accept van. We also have tents, mattresses and blankets. We have a dry compost toilet and a warm shower, also we can use the river (with eco-friendly soap!) to clean us :) the water is very clear.. Manu make various ecological soaps for body and hair, for the dishes and cloths.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We need people that like to share their experience, that like to work and create with their hand, that have creative and pratical mind, who like to work in group, no competitive but sensible and able to express with words their wishes and needs! During the work breaks we can enjoy of the river especially when it's hot and in the nigth we can relax under the beutiful starry sky :)

  • 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

    Digital nomad friends need to be with their own van, and they have to respect the work hours por day. We at the moments don't have a covered outdoor space with electricity to the volunteers spand many hours\day. Our neet it's 5G but we live in a valley, and the good functioning depends if the sky is cloudy... generally is very good and fast.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    We prefere to receive volunteers with their own van :) We have space and water to host them.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    We accept castrated females and males or the owner must know how to handle it. Our dog is large in size, quite territorial but very friendly.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 179397979983

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