Join our family and help with gardening and natural building in beautiful Alantejo, Portugal

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Portugal

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    18/10/2021

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    within 2 days

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 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a family of four
    We love the quiet life and peaceful nature, so we moved to the southwest of Portugal to start a new life.
    we choose this spot because it's surrounded by charming ancient cork trees , beautiful simple villages and close to the beautiful beaches of south west Portugal. We moved to our land that has not been touched for 70 years and the land here is free from human intervention for better or worse
    We use local soil and natural materials for construction and trying to work with nature and what it has to offer us. We cultivate a vegetable garden and act according to the Idea of Pharmaculture for the soil, humans and nature.
    We host couples and singles

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    Teaching
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    we can share natural building skills , practicing pharmaculture together as a life style and get to know about the idea behind self directed education and out door living as a family.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help

    Help

    we are looking to meet people who wish to experiment with a true outdoor life, are motivated to work with us and are open to learn.
    we create together a new life on this land that was not been used for so long :)
    if you have any experience with natural building and gardening it will be super helpful but we can provide the skills and will be happy to explain and teach.
    At this time we are looking for couples who come together, who can help us with the children and with the work in the land. We have a comfortable caravan for you and a life close to nature.
    We are building in cob, When the weather warms up, if you are interested in learning, you can join us with this.
    We are generally flexible with the schedule, we wish to make an agreement that works best for both sides

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Portuguese: Beginner

    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

    We have a caravan for you to use , and if it's occupied we can provide a tent for accommodation.
    You can come with your own campervan or tent as well.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are located in one of the most peaceful and pleasant areas of Portugal within a very short drive from the beautiful beaches of southwestern Portugal
    There are ecological communities around us and diverse social life that can enable learning about man, nature and society

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    We have a convenient parking space for Campervan

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    We are not far from other properties and we need to respect the neighbors

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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Host ref number: 293211352849