Help a Canadian couple to build our dream place in Vilcabamba, Ecuador

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Availability

  2024 

 Min stay requested: No minimum

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  • Description

    Description

    King and Oranahh are a Canadian couple and began their Ecuador vision in 2010! Here we are in 2021, in the building phase.

    Do you value things like health, vitality, and people that truly support one another? Would you like more connection with the land and to practice your critical thinking more often? Do you want to be around others and make lifetime connections and friendships from around the world? Do you want to be surrounded by delicious fruit trees?

    If you're saying "yes, yes, YES", we already know that this mission is for you.

    We seek to learn and grow and are looking for those that want to join us on that journey.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Babysitting and creative play
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
  • UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainability 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

    This project is something that will grow as the years go by. The aim is to bring people together and connect like-minds in an environment that nourishes and respects living in a powerful way. You will be surrounded with support for your traveling intentions and personal goals.

    Our culture will be shared and yours will be welcomed with open arms.

  • Help

    Help

    We are currently building our home-base and want to get in touch with those that resonate with our pursuit, regardless of what month or year you may join us in. We will be preparing after our first baby is born in February, and we want to get in touch with you. Whether that be for a tea beforehand while you travel around Ecuador, or being one of our first team-mates!

    We will have flexible working hours and various jobs to choose from. We will have an organized section you can check into daily to choose what you'd like to build on. Some projects include: Farming (planting, plowing, pruning, plucking...); Building (guest houses, pathways, paving); Detailing (arts, shingles, painting); Maintenance (repairs, cleaning); Behind the scenes (online work, photography/filmography).

    This is not all...this is just what we can think of! Include your skills and interests in your message to us, we will aim to find a great fit for everyone.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    French: Intermediate
    Spanish: Beginner

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Stay: Each person or group will have their own room in the private guest cabin. It currently has 4 bedrooms. There will be a double bed with sheets and a pillow. There will be a kitchen that may be shared with any others sharing the guest house. The guest house has a quiet request by 10pm, and a community space that is open at all hours for guests.

    Food: Basics such as legumes/grains, spices, and eggs will be provided twice per month stay. You will have access to the fruits in our Jenoah Forest and vegetables from our Oranahh Garden. Prepared meals will not be provided. We are open to sharing meals and putting ingredients together some nights, and we will host a group night bi-weekly, however this will be up to the individual to communicate.

    We will provide each individual a towel, soap, access to laundry each week, and basic kitchen supplies.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    This place will hopefully provide you with a feeling of home and warmth. There will be much to do around the property such as ping-pong, frisbee, hacky-sack, Sudoku and puzzles, reading material, explore the town, swimming, great conversations, bonfires, making treats, or anything else we can think of.

  • 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

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    This host has said they are willing to accept those travelling with a pet.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Monday-Friday 3 Daily Hours

Host ref number: 533328527176

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