Organic certified Home in the Northwest of Spain, living hand in hand, hands-on with Permaculture.
We are a English, German , Spanish family/friends Community,
We live on 7 hectars of lush Galician paradise, based upon self-sufficiency and permaculture, observing nature and workind with her, we eat from our garden and have a small eco-jam and juice business. We have two donkeys, chickens and amazing cats, a huge garden and vineyards. We spend our workdays based on community living, mutual respect and no hierarchy. Depending on who is here, we do yoga in the mornings, work the gardens during the day and play music at night. Come join us!
Looking for you if you are:
With certain experience in agriculture, permaculture gardening or eco-farming // socialmedia
Genuine interest in the experience and proactive personality
With humour. You enjoy life to its fullest!
3 meals/day of local, organic food fresh from the garden.
Private lodging and room to relax and have space for you.
An introduction and sharing of knowledge of almost 30 years of a successful permaculture project.
The experience of living in community.
The position involves:
Caring for donkeys ,chickens and cats.
Keeping the garden alive and lush.
Come practice your Spanish, German, English or Galician, learn how to make jam and juices, play music, learn to garden in this magical place. Write us, about your goals for the three months and why you´d like to be a part of the community!
Looking forward to hearing from you!!!!
In adition we are now ,starting in march,also looking for volunteers who only want to stay a minimum of 2 weeks!!!
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help with Eco Projects
Help around the house
Help with Computers/ Internet
Travellers can learn everything there is to know about eco-farming, permaculture and gardening, experiment community living, bread-baking, jam-making, yoga ,landart , herbal medicine and, of course, practicing Spanish, Galician, German or English!
We look for helping hands, kind spirits, willing to spend at least 2 weeks in this eco-community.
We also welcome longtermvolunteers for 1 month to 3 months stays.
We work all together during the morning from 9am to 1pm, then have lunch and then siesta time. The tasks in the gardens or cracking nuts or making jam or bread...then dinner and relax :)
we look for someone who has experience caring for animals( for donkeys ,chickens and cats)
Likes gardening...And maybe, if that´s not really your thing and you are good at social management,not to do with the business side.
Big common room acommodation (called "the school"), it's comfortable and separate from the big house common areas so you can have your privacy. We provide bedding, and towels if you need. Also, in exchange for your help you will be living with us, cooking with us and sharing all meals: breakfast, lunch and dinner. We try to give to the land what she brings to us, so please only use natural shampoo and soaps during your stay.
We live in the heart of the Ribeira Sacra, beautiful wine area in the northwest of Spain, great for hiking in the valleys, seeing the cities of Lugo or Santiago on the weekends. We also go swimming when the weather is hot. We eat mostly vegetarian because we live from our gardens, we like to live in active community. Come, bring yourself and your experiences, share with us and we will share with you! Life is about having fun, fun working together, making this paradise self-sufficient!
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
More than two
Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week