Come and experience the beauty of nature and traditional Latvian architecture and culture

Country

Latvia

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    18/10/2019

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  2019 

 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    Hello ! We are a young family building a Rammed earth house from natural mixture on the country side of Latvia.the house is located on a beautiful land surrounded by lakes and forests. Our project goll is to promote and teach natural building technic and self sustainability as part of the struggle against climate change.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Building

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We are located in the beautiful Gujia natural park surrounded by lakes and rivers. You will experience the beauty of nature and traditional Latvian architecture and culture.

  • Help

    Help

    We are looking for motivated people how are interested in learning Rammed earth technic. previous experience is not needed just motivation to learn.
    You will learn from a-z planing of building earth walls, how to choos materials and test them. Form work planing and measurements on the site, working with specialized power tools, coping with difrent weather conditions with difernt building materials .

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English Hebrew

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Accommodation is in big bell tents with out dowr shower and kitchen ,WiFi and food included.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Hello ! We are a young family building a Rammed earth house from natural mixture on the country side of Latvia.the house is located on a beautiful land surrounded by lakes and forests
    Were looking for volunteers who are interested in learning this technique and working with us. It will be approximately 8 hours of work a day 5 days a weak. On free time your welcome to use any tools and our land for any project cob, plastering, wood and metal. Happy to answer any further questions.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • 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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