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Help a Japanese family building a villa with a nature farm in Ogimi, Japan

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  • Last activity: 03/02/2023

Availability

  2023 

 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    We are Japanese family building a villa with a nature farm in an area called Yanbaru in Okinawa, Japan, which is registered as a UNESCO World Natural Heritage site. Also this place is located Ogimi, where is known by "ikigai" as a longest life village. Renovation started now, and I am looking for a fellow carpenter to help me while relaxing in nature.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
  • 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

    The villa is located in the mountains with an ocean view, and you can enjoy carpentry in a pleasant natural setting. The owner has extensive experience traveling abroad, so you can enjoy exchanging various cultures.

  • Help

    Help

    Renovation help on villa with natural farm, also sometimes farmhelp.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Japanese: Fluent
    English: Beginner

    This host offers a language exchange
    If you want learn Japanese, probably we can help you.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Dormitory room with air conditioner. You can have your own bed and futon.
    Kitchen and bathroom are in common area.
    As for food, we provide ingredients and you cook it yourself.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    There is a waterfall right next to the house and the beach is a 5 minute drive away. The market is also a 6 minute drive. Okinawa has some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Rent car is available for free if you have manual transmission driver license.

  • 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

    Any size of van you can park. We have a lot of spaces.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    We can accept most of any pets, however please let us know in advance.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 698418917452

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