Join us in Alpujarra, (Andalusia) being part of a different way of life and help us take care of the animals

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This listing is a Last minute host. They have let us know that they are looking for help immediately as well as at other times of the year.
  2020 

 Min stay requested: 1 month or more

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  • Description

    Description

    Hello, We are Antonio and Clara, a young couple of around thirty years with two children (Diego 4 and Anaisa 7). Antonio is a Spanish Cow-boy and Clara is French, working as social educator and hosting a teenager in reintegration. We both are monitors of riding and love the Nature. We are welcoming and opened to the world, ready to discover new people....

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Language practice

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We are living in a small traditional village from Andalusia, in the Alpujarra. The Alpujarra is a large mountain area some thirty miles south from Granada city and only 25 miles from the coast.
    It is well known for the beauty and peacefulness of its white towns; its mountain landscapes, the house balconies full of flowers; its friendly people and the atmosphere they create and the spectacular backcloth of the Sierra Nevada. Antonio works in a traditional way with animals and culture and is one of last ones shepherd to possess free cows on the sierra Nevada.

  • Help

    Help

    We are looking for anyone wishing to help us take care of animals; feeding horses, mules, chickens, cats and dogs,... working on the farm and the garden, caring for our children and help with homework. At least one month or longer! ;)

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have a small house to accommodate the volunteers right next to the farm, it is equipped with solar, kitchen/lounge/bathroom and 4 bedrooms, one is just for the helpers. We are not living there, but we come everydays, so you have your own space. We have a lot of vegetable from our garden and fresh eggs, and we buy foods for our workawayers. Antonio's mother is a professional cook.
    This place is about 3km from the village Picena, which has a bar and a small convenience store.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    If you are a person who wants to experience a true Andalucia relaxing life, then this is your choice!

  • 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

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    One

  • ...

    Hours expected

    around 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Andalusian cow-boy
Traditional work
Sierra Nevada
Welcome in our family

Host ref number: 711956757429