Help with renovation projects for two old stone buildings in Caminha, Portugal



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 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

  • Description


    My name is Paula and I live in the north of Portugal, in the region of Minho. Passionated by old stone buildings restoration I recently bought a two houses property in Caminha, frontier with Spain.
    I enjoy teamwork and sharing knowledge. I would like to make you discover this beautiful region that I love so much. I am sure it will be a beautiful experience for both of us.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Sharing with others everything I know, at all levels, is my way of life. I am 53 years old, I was a teacher, now I am an artisan in decoration arts, creation and manufacture of decorative objects, such as leather lamps, decorative pillows, creation of lampshades, furniture patina etc. All this knowledge can be shared with anyone interested

  • Help


    About the tasks, the property is not too big but there are lots of things to finish. So I need someone who has some experience wiht one or more of this areas: joinery, morter joins, stone work, carpentry, electricity, plaster, plumbing, painting and other diy projects.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Portuguese: 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


    You will be sleeping alone in one of the houses, with total privacy and confort. Bathroom and kitchen to share in the other house. Outside there are places to do yoga, meditation or simply enjoy the breathtaking views over the river and Spain. we can have meals together so I can make you discover Portuguese gastronomy.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    To enjoy
    This region is very rich at all levels, cultural, natural beauty, welcoming people, incredible cuisine. In particular in Caminha you can enjoy the sea, rivers, mountains and other spaces of varying quality, where it is possible to practice the most varied outdoor activities, from the most radical to the most placid.
    If you are a fan of water sports, you can choose between surfing, windsurfing, sailing, kitesurfing or bodyboarding. In the beaches at Foz do Minho, Moledo, Vila Praia de Âncora or Gelfa, which also have excellent therapeutic qualities.
    If you prefer more peaceful sensations, opt for sports linked to the river, such as kayak, canoeing, boating and pedal boating or rowing.
    If you like to walk, there are several trails, along which it is possible to observe and be dazzled by its landscape.

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    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

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 318242445741