Join us on our smallholding in Piedmont, Italy

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Italy

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a young couple who lives in the italian countryside. I work from home like accountant, my boyfriend work in the countryside like shepherd: he's got small flock of sheep and goats raised for meat.

    We travelled abroad to learn about farming and now we are going to improve the farm. Our goal for the future is work together just in the farm.

    I would let know the people about a different lifestyle, close to the nature with an anciestral bond with the animals.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • 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

    You can learn the italian countryside traditional lifestyle, our bond with the animals and the landscape, the traditions, our food, our language.

  • Help

    Help

    General help in our routine. Every day is different and full of things to do... move the flock on the fields, clean the house, help in the vegetables garden, feed the dogs, ecc...

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Italian: Fluent
    English: Intermediate

    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.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    A room inside our house with a double bed. Sheared bathroom.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are in Piedmont, Italy. The name of the village is Monastero Bormida, a small village in the countryside, one hour from Asti and the same from Alessandria. Travellers can reach the village by public transports: train until Acqui Terme then a bus to the village. We can bring the workawayers to us by car.

    We love outdoor life. Not Just farming, we like outdoor activity like climbing, mountain biking, hiking and yoga. Close to our house you can find lot of trails into the forest. We are between the sea and the mountains so there are lot of good place where spend the free time!!

    In the free time you can also visit villages aroud us or small but very nice city like Acqui Terme and Nizza Monferrato. We are in the Langhe Region, UNESCO heritage site, with ancient cave and lovely vineyards landscapes.

    We are one hour from the Ligurian Sea and two hours and half from the noth-west Alps, so with two days off you can see very different landscape of Italy.

    This is not a place for people love big city, big party and lot of people...

  • 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

    We can provide Wi-Fi in the house.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    We live with our working dogs in the house, so other dogs are welcome, we are usual with them.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    Five hours, five days



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