We are one of the oldest community projects in Europe, started in early 80's. It's a big country house made of stone, situated in the middle of olive trees fields. We live together people of many ages and different stories, trying to create a different kind of society, more peaceful, more inclusive. We based our decisions, our communications, and our sense of tribe on meeting in the circle our sacred space, and celebrating together fool moon.
Babysitting / child care
Cooking / shopping
Help with Eco project
Help in the house
Help with Computers / internet
You will find a welcoming place, after some days you'll feel like you are at home. We love to inspire people to create other realities like this all over the world. You'll have the opportunity to practice community life and all it concerns, both practical and relational side. You can learn many pratical skills, depending on your interest.
All your talents are very welcome. We ask people to help with daily activities, especially in what they like more... Cleaning, cooking, staying in tje house, or gardening, collecting and cutting fire wood, caring olives, helping with children and homeschooling.
We especially need help iin autumn, during the harvest of olives,both in the fields, both in the house, organizing the food. This is one of the most active time for our house.
Italian, English, Portuguese, Spanish, French
We offer accomodation in a big guests room with double or single matress. please bring yoir sleeping bag or bed sheets. We have some extra blankets.
It's possible to camp with a tent outside, the weather is nice most of the time.
Food is simple and generally vegetarian (if one day we cook meat, there is also vegetarian options) we try to use natural and organic food as much as we can. We prepare our meals and we eat together. If you have special needs, you can cook on your own.
We are half way from Pistoia to Montecatini Terme, one hour to Firenze and one hour and half from Pisa. You can reach our place by car, with th last 2 km of white road.
Public trasport let you in th last village, Cantagrillo, and then you need to walk or hitch hicke for 5 km to get there. If you call in advance we can maybe pick you up by car.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week