Help us with DIY projects on the island of Vis, Croatia



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  • Description


    we are a couple of (relatively) young enthusiasts; fab is an architect and sana is a speech therapist - looking to create a small island retreat with an olive grove and a garden, with a lot of small interesting side projects. we are currently in preparations to build the house, and renew the old drystone walls..

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

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

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    we are happy to share our knowledge in architecture and building, as well as gardening and agricultural insights. you can learn a lot about off grid projects, self sustainability and permaculture.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    we are particularly in the need for carpenters, stone masons and gardeners. other skills are welcomed as well, but these we need the most.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Croatian: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    interested in all languages, spanish french and italian especially

  • Accommodation


    big bell tent for now, house in the near future. matrasses and bedding provided. cooking is our passion and we try to cook as local as possible, naturally for everybody who is working/helping on the field.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    advantage is a drivers license, and preferably a vehicle, but not necessary. the island itself is a mediterranean marvel, fromm historical point of view to the natural wonders, one of the last oasis on the croatian cost.

  • 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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    there is a solid solar system to support your electrical devices, and a decent internet connection (around 30mb/s).

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    the field is big enough for campervans .)

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    we have a small dog, pets are welcomed, keep in mind there is a small farm next to ours with chickens, ducks, geese and few goats.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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Host ref number: 529571945744