Help us with planting and gardening while exploring beautiful Yucatan peninsula in Francisco uh may, Mexico

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Mexico

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    25/10/2020

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 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    We have a farm with orchard and some gardens on a big 3 hectares property off grid 12km in the jungle away from any other neighbors.
    We are still in the process to open up, so right now we are building 2 new cabins.
    We are in the jungle, off the grid, close to the village of Francisco Uh May.
    There is lots of fruit trees, chickens and cabins to receive guests. There is also a community kitchen that serve as restaurant.
    Locally, there is hiking, bicycle rides, local Mayan village with local are to see and also a few restaurants. There is a monkey reservation, Mayan ruins and beach at Tulum.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Animal Care
    Hospitality/Tourism
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    By staying with us, the workawayers with be immerse in Spanish language, learn to build palapas like the locals, learn how to take care of chickens, plant fruit trees, keep the yard clean, learn some Mexican recipe.
    We are also of the grid fully powered on solar energy, so there is alot to learn on how this work.
    Masonry and carpentry are also skills you will learn.

  • Help

    Help

    The help the workawayers are expected to give is varied.
    Cleaning the jungle with machetes is one
    Right now in the next few months, we are building 2 more palapas(cabins) and hoping to plant decorative plants, work on the pool area, maintain a garden and plant some new trees.
    We plan to have the workawayers cook there own food with the food supplied, and we are planning to share some meals together.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Workawayers will have their tent or Mayan cabin with mattress and all the bedding.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The Yucatan peninsula has hundreds of natural sinkhole pools for swimming, there are Mayan archeological sites, Riviera Maya beaches, monkey sanctuary, tipical Mayan village with restaurants and Mayan art shops.

  • 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.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    3 days on, maximum 5 hours a day and 1 day off, then 2 days on and 1 day off


Host ref number: 671281522147