Enjoy nature in the forest and mountains of Torre Pellice, Italy

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Italy

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    21/11/2020

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  • Description

    Description

    Hi, I'm Riccardo a young retired who decide to live in mountain, near Turin, to give a new life to this place and enjoy the nature.
    I have always worked in building construction, being an electrician and other trades and now my son (Enrico) and I, are wants to fix the house and work within a hectare and a half of forest for future projects in that area.

    The house is surrounded by woods in Torre Pellice municipality, who hosted the Turin's Olympic winter game (ice hokey) of 2006.

    Around is full of mountain paths and I try to let them clean so the people can usually pass. I would like to make a garden, have animals and renew the place, step by step.

    I have been a traveller all over the world during 90's, I had been to Syria, Iraq, Libya, U.S.A, Siberia, India and many other places. I am open minded and ready to receive any culture.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    I can give some work knowledge and you will be rewarded by seeing how your work can change things and you will learn to value your work :)

    It's very quiet and peaceful where I live. If you like to hike in the forest, read or just sit quietly after the tasks are done, then this is the place for you.

  • Help

    Help

    I need someone who can help me with wood (cutting, cleaning), working the land for a garden, repair the house, pick fruits (nuts and chestnuts), and also repair and make structure for the paths and the land.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    French: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent
    Russian: Fluent
    English: Intermediate

    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

    Private bedroom with shared bathroom.

    I will provide 3 meals per day with a mainly vegetarian cuisine.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    in order to arrive, you can take a train from from Turin (Porta Susa, 50 kms), a train for Pinerolo and a bus from Pinerolo to Torre Pellice (only 16kms). I can pick you up in one of this last city (Pinerolo or Torre Pellice).

    while coming to our home, you will love the ride! :)

  • 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 possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    This host has said they are willing to accept those travelling with a pet.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

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


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