Learn about off the grid living in Chitre, Panama



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  • Description


    Our Finca is a beach front, organic medicinal tree farm, nursery and soon a holistic retreat, open for yoga/ Qigong & meditation.
    We give seeds & trees away;
    to the public, peace corps, IDAAN, the Panamanian Environmental Protectors.


    We are looking for

    Qigong types
    Farm & garden help
    Construction help
    Farm & retreat management help

    There are buy/lease/trade options for long term options, & or tips, for managing the Finca & BnB (soon to be ready) and based on your skill level, commitment and length of stay.

    The ventures
    Finish retreat building to produce income, improve & maintain the finca, practice arts & meditation.
    Location on private beach just few hours away from Panama City.
    Yo, grew up in Key West moved to the woods in the 70's, islands in the 80's, a sailboat in the Florida keys for the 90's, and have been working on this project for 11 years. Plans include; building a aqua-ponic fish and veggy farm.
    The focus here is on spirituality and sustainable living.
    The cost of living in Panama is very low.
    When complete, the retreat will focus on raising trees, seeds, fruits and veggies & cater to groups of eight, all retreaters, spiritual gatherings and semenars.
    We welcome all ,shorter or longer time people for gardening, retreat and farm chores and sustainable construction.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

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

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity 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

    Organic farming, sustainable living, how to live off the grid and matrix free.

  • Help


    Now we need help with construction, carpenters and masons.
    Also garden, kitchen, yoga instructors and more.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Private rooms with bath. Private room with shared bath.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Explore Panama, surf, swim, walk 8 kilometer nation beach bird sanctuary,
    Carnivals, fairs. Kayak, learn Spanish.

  • 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

    Please describe your pet When you apply

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

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

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Host ref number: 564747544915