The property is in the countryside located about 5km from Alcamo(TP), 12 km from the thermal site of Segesta. The land is around 6500m2 includes olive trees, grapes, almonds, different types of fruits and vegetable gardens. Actually we are rennovating the old stone house, we are living in a wooden tinyhouse for now and we have buildt another tinyhouse for guests.
We are looking for volunteers with experience in buildings, stones works, bio-constructions and many others skills are requested so tell us about yours.. anyway you are welcome!
If you like to stay with us and help or for any other question, contact us!
Roberta & Riccardo
Help with Eco Projects
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
You will learn a lot about construction, rennovating, working with materials of any kind. You will learn various artistics technique as painting, recycling and other. We also cook a lot and with the best local products and of our production. We love to play music as well (guitar, percussions, hang drum and many others instruments). We speak 5 languages as well, and know a lot of things about different cultures.
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
General maintenance of the house and the different crops, agriculture, eco-buildings projects, mechanical works (cars, engines), permaculture design application, etc..
This host offers a language exchange
This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
You can contact them directly for more information.
You will stay in a wooden tinyhouse, solar shower outside,compost toilet.
We provide the food in the days of work.
All around is rich in history and beautiful spot to discover as Segesta temple, theatre, Erice, the Saline of Trapani, Zingaro Natural Reserve, hot spring, etc.. You can move easily by bike (we could provide you one soon), and there is many transport operators in Alcamo(the nearest Town), and anyway we can give you a lift, when you will need that.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week