We fell in love with this traditional Hungarian farm house, a Tanya. As Swiss this arrea held a special fascination for us in the midst of the Hungarian lowlands between the Tisza and the Danube rivers.
We created our self-sufficient home according to traditional construction methods using mud bricks, some recycled and some we made ourselves. Over time, sheep, chickens, rabbits, dogs, cats, donkeys and goats. Our two lively girls made our family complete. This landscape with its vastness, peace, simplicity -is how we want to live...
Cooking / shopping
Help with Eco project
Help in the house
Livestock care, building your own house, gardening and fruit trees. Great interest in self-sufficiency and Permaculture. Off grid using photo-voltaic ,solar water heater and windmil water pump. Become a member of our family with two teenage girls who speak German - Hungarian - English and very interested in music and drawing. Imaginative and delicious cooking.
Help with friendly animals (sheep and shepherding, cows, donkeys, cats and dogs), milking and cheese making, building with clay, working in the garden, working with wood and lots more....
German, English, Hungarian.
Semi-detached own room with heating and wifi, with bedding and bicycle.
Szeged a University City with historical bulidings and a big river on the Romanian border. Nearby two spa villages.
Two hours by train to Budapest. National open Museum with reconstructed old buildings. Traditional Mongol horse riding festival in August. Bus stop 2 km from farm. Donkey riding and horse riding nearby.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week