Come and help us with permaculture and natural agriculture in Vanzone con San Carlo, Piemonte, Italy



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    Hi there it's Leonardo from Vanzone (VB), Piemonte, Italia. I live with Arianna (who's also a traveller) in an old chalet near the woods with a wonderful view. I am 27 years old farmer who lives and works related with nature, following the examples of permanent and natural agriculture and I'm starting a requalification of abandoned terraces to grow vegetables, wines, perennials etc. and I need some helps!!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care

  • 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

    we can teach you a bit of Italian, cooking stuff, growing, agricolture.. we also speak english and bit of spanish

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    Gardening: cut lawns, prune, sow, work the soil, harvest fruit and vegetables..
    Building: build wooden structures for sheltering animals and materials, dry-stone walls, greenhouses, paths, rows of vines..
    Animal care: we have a pony and a horse

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Italian: Fluent
    English: Intermediate
    Spanish: Intermediate

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    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
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  • Accommodation


    we have two guest-rooms and a comfy sofa, we have a primarly vegetarian diet. I brew my own beer and booze

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    we stay 5 minutes far from a series of waterfalls, around are plenty of walks from shord and easy to long and for mountain climbers, we are close to Monte Rosa, this valley is famous for canyoning too.
    there is a bus line that serve the whole valley, the nearset train station is Pieve Vergonte but the bus to Macugnaga start from Domodossola (easier way), the drop is Vanzone con San Carlo.

  • 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 possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    We have a big dog, very good and lovable one, but he still has to learn how to live with other animals (he spent more than one year alone in an apparent before move with us) so.. up to you

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

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

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