Help with gardening- East Pyrenees at the bottom of de Canigou mountain with my wife and our 2 childs, France

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France

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    Last activity

    04/11/2021

 
  2021 

 Min stay requested: at least a week

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  • Description

    Description

    I live in de East Pyrenees at the bottom of de Canigou mountain in a little village called LOS MASOS with my wife Magali wich is artist and our 2 childs (Elyna - 14 years and Swan - 3 years and a half). I'm 43 years old and speak french, dutch, spanish and english. I work since 20 years in a natural park in mountain pyrénees, I'm also mountain guide and i'm implicated in a few projets about environnement, organic agriculture, energy...
    Actually i start a little agriculture activity (roses and wine). I have some ground (historically cultures but now bushes and trees) wich i want to clean to prepare de ground for plantation :roses from Damas.

    My wife Magali is a director artistic of a street theater and danse compagny based on our territory
    she has many artistic project in our place

    Our region is rich in landscape, river, mineral hot spring, hiking. We are at 40mn from the sea, and 45mn from the hight montain. This is a very beautifull country!
    We hope to welcome some people who like a simple, natural and organic life.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    Babysitting and creative play
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    The country:
    The exchange we propose is to discover the french and catalan culture in a very nice place in France where it's possible to discover a lot of differents landscapes, biodiversity, special birds, mountain goats... in a place where de gastronomic uses are very nice and from good quality and local productions. We eat a very good and local biologic food
    My project :
    Agro-ecological and organic farming, reflexing about sustainable development, using different materials and machines...

    Artistic discovering:
    my wife is a director artistic of a street theater and danse compagny based on our territory
    she create this compagny 20 years ago
    her web site : cielo.fr
    you can participate for free to différents show and wordshop if the date tally

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help

    Help

    I need one (or two) person who can help me with working outside in de bush to kut trees and bushes and clean de ground.
    Iy means activities like carrying wood, using different tools for kutting bushes... and a few plantations. It is important to like manual work outside.
    you can help also with our child Swan almost 4 years old, do a walk with him, to play with him,
    or some do it yourself,
    keep the house clean ...

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Dutch: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Whe have a special room (35m2) with bathroom for de volonteer next our house where you can be totaly alone with facilities. The meals wil be taked with us in our home but it is also possible to have facilities in your own room.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    You can arrive very close to the place with train or bus, the nearest airport is in Perpignan
    Whe live at 45 mn from de sea, one our from spain and about one our from wintersports (ski...)

  • 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

  • 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?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    4/5 heures par jour max, 5 j/sem.


Host ref number: 447569181985