Come help and enjoy my country house and discover the amazing island of Menorca

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Spain

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    22/11/2020

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  • Description

    Description

    Hello, my name is Carles. I'm from Barcelona and living for 5 years now in Menorca, a place that I love. It's a beautiful island full of charming and colorful beaches, lovely caves and a lot of trekking possibilities. This Unesco Biosphere reserve is a perfect place for nature lovers.
    Two years ago I bought a lovely typical house in the countryside near to a small village called Alaior. This house is surrounded by a big terrain full of olive trees and some other varieties. At the moment we are cleaning different areas, creating step by step new space for an orchard, a vegetable garden and some charming corners.
    In summer we have different work because of the hot temperatures and we spend more time outdoors.
    After the summer we take time to maintain the garden, repair and rebuild things or create new ideas. For example this year we are creating an area for different fruit trees like apple, peach, prune...
    I recently had my first volunteer and it was a really good experience, we enjoyed to work and live together. I like the idea of cultural and language exchange, so it was always a pleasure when I was traveling and now I'm happy to share my project with other travelers.
    The idea for the project is to create a peaceful place on a sustainable way, getting our own food, our own solar energy and learning to appreciate the nature.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Language practice
    Art Projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    I'll be very glad to help you discovering this amazing natural environment and give you some insider tips to find calm and non touristic places.
    We can practice and improve English, Spanish, Catalan, French or German, I like to learn new languages.
    Meet new people, get to know different stories.
    You can tell me your own ideas and we can talk about.

  • Help

    Help

    We appreciate every kind of a helpful hand. You can help us in the garden, some house maintenance, handy mans tasks in general, or just people they have the energy for doing and learning new things. You can feel free for involve your own ideas.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Catalan: Fluent
    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    Please contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Accommodation depends of the season.
    We have two double rooms with a shared bathroom.
    In summer, we have a big tent in the garden, or you can bring your own tent and sleeping bag.
    Breakfast, lunch and dinner are included. Normally I'll cook, I like cooking but also we can cook together or some times you can do it yourself, like at home, so we can share different receipts!!

  • 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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • 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

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