Help with sustainability project, natural building near San Marcos town, Argentina



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 Min stay requested: at least a week

  • Description


    We are in the mountains surrounding area near San Marcos Sierras hippie town(8km). We are a couple, and a friend of us, and possible someone more visiting us. The project is about sustainable life, combination of things we like to do, we make serigraph and brewing beer, our 2 small factories. We have some plans, we have to make a big water tank, with the sand and rocks from the place, and 2 more big rooms for host made with stones and earth, adobe , a big pond for swimming and fishes, plant nursery, growing plants always, and much much more, you can bring your ideas and capabilities.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • 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

    We have travelled and know how to treat travellers. We have learned about medicinal plants, and places you can go by foot, we are planing lot of things, there is a lot to do with joy.

  • Help


    Natural building, with mud, sand, and stone, all from the same land, also beer factory, serigraphy workshop (we make t-shirts), beekeeping, permaculture, Backtrak linux, and everything can helps to the place.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We provide 15-square-meter studio apartments which can accommodate two to four volunteers. Led light, and charge for cell phones, we have internet and cell phone signal at my home. We give breakfast and lunch, before and after the morning work. Vegetables, cereals, and fruits.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are in the middle of the mountains, with 2 rivers near, we take the water from the nearest that borns from stones 800m from us. Then there are 2 natural fountains red colored water and mud,for therapy and healing. Then there is San Marcos town 8km from here, We have a car, a cross motorbike, and 2 bikes we can borrow, 1 hour by bike for going San Marcos, deep mountain road, unique.

  • 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

  • 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

Host ref number: 497175322198