We plan to try to live in harmony with nature.
Using permaculture concepts and diversify as much as possible the activities to gain autonomy and knowledge ; Your contributions, experiences, knowledge, ideas are welcome!
The farm is quite big, we try to diversify native flora and fauna to optimize reforestation.
The house is a old traditional Colombian farm.
There are two dogs: Linze & Yena
We are free from religion, politics and corporations, and we try to be open minded.
It's a little family project: we almost don't have employees
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help with Eco Projects
Help around the house
Here it's a place to learn to live in respect of the nature; especialy tips about permaculture, reforestation, healthy food, tips about how and where to travel in Colombia...
We use to celebrate "Monday Without Light"; that mean to meet each other arroud a candle drinking tea and eating arvest cakes... ;)
Examples of activities to maintain & develop :
-The first activity is observation
-Maintenance and cleaning of the house
-Cook healthy, conscious and ...delicious!
-Organization of common life
-Maintenance of spaces
-Care for animals and plants
-Process farm products in order to share, barter or sell
-Develop organic crops
-Custody seeds, especially native
-Develop playful activities
-Bioconstruction (stage of studies)
-Share / teach languages or knowledge with the community.
-... Your contributions, experiences, knowledge, arts, ideas ... are welcome!
This host offers a language exchange
This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
You can contact them directly for more information.
We can provide accommodation in a room (single or shared depending visits of other volunteers) We share foods.
Think bring something to protect you from the sun and rain (avoid contaminating cream and prefer a hat), boots...
There are no seasons, but two trends: more or less humid.
Temperatures are quite nice all year.
There are no computers in the farm ; it is the quiet life and withdraws in nature.
The farm is located 35 minutes walk from the Village (Cachipay).
There are also regular bus to Bogota (10,000 pesos - 2:00).
In the village you will find everything you need for everyday life, and a free library, swimming pools, internet...
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
More than two
We ask for 15 hours help a week (3 hours, 5 days).