Discover the Old Filipino way of livingon Busuanga Island North Palawan



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  • Description


    Hi I'm Eden, I am trying to revive a 16 hectare Farm estate on Busuanga Island North Palawan. Situated in a very nice original Filipino Farm Valley along the Depuyai River but also very close to the Ocean and nearby Islands. We try to follow the Permacultural movement to establish a perfect balance between Humans and Nature and bring both together. We try to make the step back, live a very simple, harmonic with nature life. Trying to conserve the "Old Filipino traditional Farming and Living. We engaging into Organic Farming, Aqua Culture, Farm tourism, Horseback Riding and any type of Farm animals. We are looking for help in any of this fields.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Animal Care
    Art Projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • 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

    Being in direct touch with our local helpers and neighbor farm families and communities.
    Getting a close look at nature.
    Living a very simple back to the routs live.
    Re discover the Old Filipino way of living.
    Learning how to plant and harvest from nature.

  • Help


    We are looking for additional help in any of this areas:
    General work on the Farm,
    Aquaponic maintenance, care and design.
    Tourist guiding,
    Horseback riding,
    Care for our Farm animals.
    We plan to design a Nature Educational Park within the Farm and could also help on that.

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Tagalog: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We offer simple Nipa Huts also called the Bahay Kubo (Filipino traditional Farmhouses)
    We have electricity and running water
    Limited Internet access
    In regards to food, we will provide the cooking of local and some times foreign meal. BF/LU/DI. Most of this comes from the farm fresh on the table. We can make complete Vegetarian meals if needed.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Simply enjoy D'Farm, visit nearby communities, Mountain Biking, Horseback Riding, swimming in the river, long nature walks, simply relax in nature.
    Rent a Motorbike, Rent a Bicycle, visit nearby Resorts and towns. Island hopping, Learn to Scuba Dive, Scuba Diving at the world prominent Wrecks and reefs of Busuanga (Coron) Island, Camping and much more...

  • 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

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 331387513443