We are Mauro, Patty and Giuseppe, living in a magnificent part of baja right on the sea of Cortez. our projects are an eco sustainable homestead and also a cozy hostel.
We have been here for 28 years now and our dream is to be as self sufficient as possible. We grow our own vegetables in our greenhouse, use composting toilets, keep chickens, and recycle as much water and waste as possible.
We are a small hard working, relaxed family looking for some help on our future projects.
(Please note we do have several dogs and cats, more info can be given upon request)
DIY and building projects
Help with Eco Projects
Help with Computers/ Internet
Bahia is an incredibly serene place, and our house is situated right on top of the hill overlooking the town and the sea or Cortez. We also offer teaching to work with natural materials, building walls made from clay, or such things as hay, glass bottles and recycling.
We have a strong Italian background and are always in the kitchen making authentic Italian meals, and we love to share our recipes!
The main kind of help we need is people who can work well with their hands. We create our structures from a clay and water mixture, but these skills can be taught.
Other help required:
Painting (walls, filling in cracks)
Carpentry (working with drills, screwdrivers etc)
General maintenance. (Building, fixing, sprucing up)
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.
Hostel rooms available to sleep in (see pictures)
Shared bathroom with compost toilet, sink and shower.
3 meals a day provided.
We do require hard workers but we have a laid back atmosphere. Work mon-fri but hours vary (e.g. in summer it's best to work in mornings and evenings) and any extra help at the weekends is appreciated.
All we ask is that you are dedicated to the work you do, as our eco-homestead is very important to us.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
This host can provide space for campervans.
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week
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