We live in an organic-oasis within a farm, with horses, 3 lakes, great walks, organic garden, and we are 800 mterers from the village and 5 km from the most beautiful medioeval town in Italy, Gubbio.
Our family consists of a boy 13 year old and 9 year old daughter, a cat and a dog. We are non smokers , I am vegetarian but wife and kids may have some time non veg.
We look for people that are happy to have an experience in the country-side, help in the garden, collect olives, share the house daily life and be open to any type of need. There is always some thing to do either with kids or maintenance and even looking after guests coming in the "agriturismo", ( holiday in the farm)
Babysitting and creative play
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help with Eco Projects
Help around the house
Help with Computers/ Internet
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
You will be in an organic farm a type of oasis of peace and beauty. Our family has a lot of interest for exchange knowledge on sustainability both for the environement and for the self. we care to have relationship with people coming over to share. Myself and Francesca are also long time practitioners of meditation and qi gong. within the property there is a retreat center that hosts olistic retreats and there is a need to help there as well.
We live in the country, always many outdoor jobs in the garden and in the bush. We have olive trees and forest paths to look after, help in the house with animal and kids.
Adiacent to the main house - a bedroom with bathroom. Meals will be with the family mainly vegetarian, with possibility to share the cooking.
preferebly foreigners speaking fluent english-french-spanish
Free time, 10 min walk from bus stop to go to perugia or Gubbio.
train station is Fossato di Vico - Gubbio
Many historical sites and great walks including the franciscan pathway
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week