Help on a beautiful project in the Algarve countryside...

Country

Portugal

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    08/10/2020

 
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  • Description

    Description

    We are two guys, Dutch and English, two lovely dogs two cats.. our main goal is to make vegetable gardens, prune our many fruit trees, prepare the land for the winter..
    we have a lot of space so creative ideas are welcome.. bbq area wood storage, fencing and generally making the place a paradise to live in...
    come along. Is is a relaxed place, friends popping by for drinks and sometimes live music.. lots of interesting people to meet..

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals

  • 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

    We are situated in a traditional Portuguese culture... close to the ria Formosa national park and beautiful beaches... the work that we do here involves all kinds of a small farm upkeep.. growing food.. and light building work... lots to do and learn..

  • Help

    Help

    We have land and want to make it a little more self sufficient with gardens and trees... there is building help as well as general maintenance..

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Dutch: Fluent
    Portuguese: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have caravans to sleep and a nice communal area... it is happy and relaxed

    We prepare food from the garden or go shopping.. breakfast, lunch and a hearty meal at night... if there is just light work on the land and early finish, then we all cook together.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We work mainly mornings.. the afternoon is yours. We also have bycles for you to use... 5 mins to the beach and the beautiful fishing village of fuzeta. it is largely unspoiled by tourism and still holds a very strong Portuguese culture... we are surrounded with fruit trees and vibrant nature..

  • 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, depending on the job or the weather...

Host ref number: 342869362171