Help out with some DIY and gardening and enjoy the countryside near Nagyszakásci, Hungary

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  • Description

    Description

    Hello, nice that you are going to read my profile. Feel free to ask questions. You're welcome! First I tell you something about myself

    I emigrated from the Netherlands to Hungary. I live in a probably 100-year-old mud house with 60 cm thick walls. I love the outdoors and I have a good workplace with tools. Together with the four cats and a sweet, quiet, human-friendly dog Evá (see photo) (Berner Senne), I enjoy living here in the countryside. I like to cook and do odd jobs and gardening in my vegetable garden. I live remote in the village of Nagyszakácsi in the province of Somogy. There are medium size cities in the vicinity. Lake Balaton is less than 30 km away. Budapest at 180 km from here. I like to visit (junk) markets in the area. On Sunday morning I often visit the market in Nagyzakanisza. Usually I eat the delicious Hungarian sausage there. Will you come with me? I like to learn something new and I also like to share experiences and knowledge with others. Doing something new is a challenge for me. This year I want to make a garden house with a clay oven under the walnut trees. Will you come and help me? I live here to get to know other people. Before I came to live in this area I visited many countries in the immediate area such as; Croatia, Slovenia, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. I'm a traveler. When you arrive at Liszt Ferenc (near Budapest) airport, I can pick you up by car. Also I can pick-up you on airport Zagreb. You can also take the train from Budapest to Balatonszentgyörgy. A beautiful ride right along Lake Balaton. I'll get you off the train in Balatonszentgyörgy.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You learn something from the culture and customs of Hungary. In addition to odd jobs, trips in the area and Lake Balaton, Pecs, Kaposvár, market Nagykanisza etc., together or by yourself.

  • Help

    Help

    I would like help with placing a garden house, taking care of animals (chickens), and other common activities. Furthermore, chopping wood for the winter, and many more nice jobs that we come up with together. The garden House is ready. See photo.
    In 2021 I want to install a pump in the well and lay a pipe to the vegetable garden and the water tanks in the vegetable garden. If there is enough time, make an outdoor oven for pizza and bread baking.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Dutch: Fluent
    German: Intermediate
    English: Intermediate
    Hungarian: 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.
    Please contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Small farm. Sleeping place for 2 people in caravan. Eat every day. Often typical Hungarian dishes such as Hungarian pörkölt. Regularly authentic Hungarian kettle cooking. Or if you like it, your favorite dish, made on request or made by you. Enough space for tents and camper, car and caravan

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    There are 2 cars here. It is possible to explore together the surrounding area and visit cities at a reasonable distance such as Kaposvár, Keszthely and the erea Balaton. There are also bicycles for use. There is a fire pit for campfire.

  • 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

  • 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?

    Two

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    Hours expected

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

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