Learn about olive oil production and help around the house, at my place in Sicily

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Italy

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    30/04/2019

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  • Description

    Description

    Hi, thanks for stopping by. I currently live in England but I own a place in the sunny Sicily and go there about once or twice a year depending on my schedules here in UK.
    So you can imagine how this place in the sun can be very messy after a year of inactivity.
    That is where you come in (I hope).

    in October 2017 help needed from the 7th for 2 weeks. Thanks

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    Cooking / shopping
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay
    Help in the house
    Language practice
    Other

  • Help

    Help

    Help around the house, cleaning up, weeding outside in the garden, also there will be olive picking involved during September-October, pruning, and flower picking as well from my brother's farm nearby.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Italian, English, Tagalog and some Spanish

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Accommodation in the countryside house (in the picture) You could be sharing the house with other people, but have your own private room.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Have you ever wonder how extra virgin olive oil is produced? You can learn all the process from harvesting to when the oil is coming out from the presses, we are going to have also some almond picking. We have a bit of everything for you so you can enjoy our Mediterranean food and weather and learn new things. The place is located in the South of Sicily, near Niscemi and we have a beautiful natural reserve close to our farm called Sugherata,which is a cork wood forest plus the sea is only 30-40 minutes by car. We have very interesting Roman and ceramic museum in the city nearby of Caltagirone and Piazza Armerina.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    One

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    Hours expected

    4-5


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