Natural life style family looking for some help in our forest house. Balkans Bulgaria

Country

Bulgaria

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    03/08/2019

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 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a young creative and active family living in a house in the Balkans forest in the middle of Bulgaria. We are starting our lives here and we need some extra help with our projects in the house.
    Our family is consisted by: Luben, he is an illustrator, and DIY person by heart. He is needs some extra help in building the kitchen and some parts of our home, so if you are creative, good with wood or open to learning, it would be cool to have you here! Anabel is from Colombia, is part-time digital freelancer and needs some help with the garden, cooking, cleaning the home and time to time we can go to the forest to clean some plastic and things that don't belong to the forest or if you are good with Photoshop or web design also would be great an extra help in our Digital Agency.

    Maxy and Maya are our lovely dogs, they will be happy receiving love and cuddles :)

    Luben and I were also Workaways for years, so we understand the dynamics of this volunteer program. Basically, we want you to feel comfortable here, in your free time, you can use our artistic materials like paintings, clay, etc. to have some fun. We also have bikes so you can go around... we will be organising the hours of volunteering together, so you can feel good about it! we expect you to share with us and with our loving grandparents that time to time we go to visit in their traditional Bulgarian village or you can stay in the forest house.

    We are not in a hurry to have volunteers. So feel free to apply and we talk a bit more by messages to see if we match :)

    We love art, creative projects, sustainability. Luben loves music (rock and heavy metal), he likes Dota, being active, creative and I like philosophy, marketing ( I can teach you how to be a digital nomad).

    Our place is calm, the forest is very beautiful, we have some springs with the most amazing water. We try to eat very healthy and we are oke with vegetarians and vegans ... we eat fish and meat time to time and lots of veggies.

    We expect a Workawer that is honest with his/her words, open minded, that takes initiative, open communication and kind. Preferably couples are welcome!

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Help with Computers / internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We are very well located from a touristic perspective: 4 km hike to a small traditional village, 6 km to a historical town, 30 km from Veliko Tarnovo. Aside from that, you will get to experience nature, if you come in summer big landscapes with herbal teas, Bulgarian food. If you want to join us you can experience time with some of the Bulgarian relatives from Luben that are really loving and they show the traditional life from Bulgarians. And Anabel is Colombian so can offer Spanish words, music and some food :)

  • Help

    Help

    For now we need help with Building and gardening. Time to time helping around the house and in the forest like cleaning, collecting wood. Also, we work online as a creative agency so if you have design skills will be also great.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, Spanish, Russian, Bulgarian

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    You will have a private room.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    There is very accessible transport, just a few metres from the house.

  • 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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