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our international comunity needing some help in our magic mountain project. We, Kira(52) and Kai (56) our 2 kids (15+16) , Cesar (48) Sara (29), Ines (44) and her two kids, are living together in this beautiful valley enjoying the freedom and creativity given by this amazing spot. We all taking care of a big garden, sharing and opening new spaces for living in armony in this amazing place.
We are working on our project with love and recycled materials in bioconstruction. Mainly we are working in restoration and repairing antique and recycled materials,old beautyful windows and funiture... baking our own bread, art therapy,tipies, music, massage... Right now we are restoring the second old stonehouse and a old hudge building in Baiona next to the beach for a pilgrim hostel.There for we need carpinters or people that really have a cearten know how of construction.So it would be possible to travel inbetween montain and beach area, where we welcome more people for sharing skills,experience and culture, also in the valley is a good help taking care of the big loving garden (watering plants,...), preparing the earth with aromatic and medicine plants. That for we needing your help mainly in bioconstruction like carpentry, stoneworks, pastery, gardening, painting in Baiona or painting the woodhouses, putting vense, cooking, bread baking and general maintenance, komposttoilette and work on the land ...,according your skills and talents. Slowly this ancient guesthouse will get more comfortable and chilly place by all our creative visitors..
Minimum stay is 2 weeks ( if everything goes fine) and maximum we can feel how the energy flows...
We welcome proper creativity...proper impulse!
Help with Eco Projects
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
Help with Computers/ Internet
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
Each of us sharing our skills and experience teaching and learning about construction,restoration of antique materials, feeling how to live in and with nature, healthy food preparing and visions of live...culture ( amazing fiestas) and practise new languages, having relaxing walks in the countryside a swim in the clean river 5 min. walk and listen to your soul in the silence of the wild forest.
Mainly we gone work in restoration of recycled material, bioconstrucción like carpentry, stone works, set up of the compost toilet, painting woodhouses and restoring old beans and windows, gardening,cleaning mountain and forest maintaining, cooking, harvest, grape juice production
In the beachhouse in Baiona: carpintery pasting, painting, restoring woodbeans....
...where ever you can fit in with joy and creativity.
There will be space to sleep in a round woodhouse , Photos below. As well in summertime while we are working on the guesthouse we gone have a yurt tent for the volunteers. As long as the visitor bathroom is not finished you can use the bathroom in the main house, or in summertime the outside shower .There is a dry toilet next to the visitor houses. You will have a little kitchen for breakfast in the stonehouse. The general meal will be in the main house. There is electricity in the guesthouses and the yurt,as well you can use the internet during certain times of the day.
You can smoke outside, in the finca. We are smokers and non-smokers. We are not sticking on any special diet, mainly fresh and healthy with main ingredients simplicity and vegetables of the season, please feel open and flexible in that way ...
You can reach Forzans or Ponte Caldelas by bus from Pontevedra or Redondela. There is only a bus once a day in the evening from Pontevedra. We are 21 km from the sea and just 6 min. from a nice clean river. You can get known about the cultural life and fiestas in the galician mountain and be part of our cultural happy association program..., bio/markets, festivals, concerts, wild beach visits and nature adventures...Galicia is a virgin non touristic area with a mount of space for new experiences . ...we are musicians and dancers giving space to passion on art.
Please tell us about your preference of material that you enjoy to working with, tell us your skills and passions...
If you want to come directly to Baiona you can get a bus from Vigo that runs every 40 min, the busstation is just aroud the corner....of the house
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
There are spots in the forest 200-300m next to the house...
Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week depending the weather