Help out in our little farm and enjoy a wonderful place for walking and hiking in Ptuj, Slovenia



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  • Description


    We are Slovene couple Majda and John. We speak English. I, Majda am from Ptuj, the oldest town in Slovenia. I am a journalist, dancer, choreograph, I have a love of nature, and know a lot about herbs. My partner John is retired, he has a love of books, film and music. We have a small farm in the hills of Haloze, we farm organicly.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

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

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    A visit to Slovenia is great cultural experience. The people are very welcoming, interested in meeting visitors from other countries. This region is more traditional than most and travellers will understand how day to day life might have been in past times.

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  • Help


    We have 6 ha of land with forest, vineyard, vegetable garden, fruit trees and meadow. We have animals too, chickens, goats, bees and rabbits. We would require help with all. Also we need help with cutting, chopping and gathering of wood and repairing fences. Help with the general mantaince of the house and the land.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We can offer both, single and couple accommodation in a warm and clean environment with modern conveniences.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Haloze is a wonderful place for walking and hiking. Our local village is Podlehnik, 5 km from us, Ptuj is about 20 km away. There is a Therme, boating lake, pubs, bars, restaurants, castle and festivals throughout the year.

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    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • 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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