Video, photo production and editing or garden help for our family in Vau Dejes, Albania

  • Albania
  • Favourited 109 times
  • Last activity: 22/01/2023

Availability

  2023 
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Details

  • Description

    Description

    We are a family of 5-6 members.
    Our home is situated by the riverside and near a mountain. So, a picturesque view here.
    We produce food for ourself and sell food products, too. And sometimes buy products we do not have enough.
    We have a fish pool, sheep, chickens, ducks, guinea fowls, one donkey, bees (4 hives), 1 dog and 1 cat. A lot of trees like fig trees, pomergranate trees, mulberry trees, plumb trees, persimon, pear, olive ones etc... and we grow some vegetables. Some lemon, orange, mandarin and 2 little kumquat trees. We do not use pesticides, neither chemical fertilizers, just manure from the sheep, which is mixed with the hay, so it is made like compost and manure from the chickens and the donkey, too. We would rather use physical control, removing the pests one by one and try experimental methods to control fungal diseases when it is neccesary for example on cucumbers. It winds enough here, so the wind helps to fight pests.
    We also have a small filming and photoghraphy studio. We mainly provide photo and video service for birthday parties, wedding parties, baptisement parties etc.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    Hospitality/Tourism
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Learn about organic farming, practice foreign languages, learn about Albanian culture and history.
    In your free time you can visit the mountain near, from where you see the river the lake and amazing nature views.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help

    Help

    Help with the things mentioned above.


    Current projects:
    Searching for someone who can stay at least 1 month to take care of my sheep....for more text me, please.

    Collect figs, photo and video editing or producing, pick grape and later olives.
    Collect little stones and thorny bushes from the ground.
    Cooking.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent
    Albanian: Fluent
    French: Intermediate
    German: Beginner
    Russian: Beginner

    This host offers a language exchange
    We like languages and learn as many as possible and aslo share the ones we speak.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    You will be accomodated upstairs, where you have a room and you own bathroom. The area upstairs is also used as a magazine, so there we leave food for the fish, unused clothes and objects.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    In your free time you can travel around, hike and whatever suits you.


    Because of Covid19, the first days of your stay we keep a certain distance with volunteers (half meter is enough).
    We like to have our own privacy sometimes and won't socialize all the time with you.

    We will host you if you arrive around the time we all agreed. Do not come and do not leave at night or early in the morning, especially without letting us know. As long as you are staying here, we need to know when you leave and where you go.

  • 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

    No, right now we can just share wifi via our smartphones.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    We have enough space for campers.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    We are not comfortable with dogs, because the sheep get scared.

  • 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

Host ref number: 586489156733

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