Help family with orchard, animals and small construction projects in Catalonia, Spain

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Spain

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    21/09/2022

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a gay couple who decided leaving Barcelona city to start a new experience of living in the camp in a rural way. We found this land with a house just 500 meters from a Little town called Figuerola del camp (300 people) in “La Serra d’en Jorda” in “Alt Camp” in Tarragona’s province.
    You can get here by bus from the diferent close cities and we are just 25 minutes from AVE station of “Camp de Tarragona”.

    Somos una pareja gay que decidimos dejar la ciudad de Barcelona para emprender una nueva experiencia de vivir en el campo de una manera rural. Encontramos esta finca con casa a 500m. de en un pequeño pueblo de 300 habitantes (Figuerola del Camp) en la Serra d'en Jordà, en el Alt Camp en la provincia de Tarragona.
    Se puede acceder en autobús desde diferentes ciudades cercanas y estamos a 25 minutos de la estación del AVE de Camp de Tarragona.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    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

    You can learn the way of working in the camp, the costumes and gastronomy of the place.
    Learn Catalan and Spanish and Catalan translations.

    Puedes aprender los trabajos del campo, las costumbres y gastronomía del lugar.
    Aprender Catalán, Castellano y las traducciones Catalanas.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help

    Help

    We have a land of 2 hectares with a little orchard, a Little farm with chicken, goats and vietnamese pigs. We would be greatful if you help us working in the orchard, in the Little farm and small buildings and fixing some access.
    We are building different spaces around the house, like a ramp and new access stairs we try to do everything with recycled materials.

    Tenemos una finca de 2 hectáreas con huerto, pequeña granja con gallinas, cabras y cerdos vietnamitas y necesitamos y agradeceríamos ayuda de trabajos en el huerto, en la granja, y en pequeñas contrucciones y arreglos en accesos y mantenimiento.
    estamos construyendo diferentes espacios alrededor de la casa, al igual que una rampa y unas nuevas escaleras de acceso intentamos hacerlo todo con materiales reciclados.

  • Languages spoken

    Catalan: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    English: Intermediate

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    A single or double room with a shared bathroom. Food is included.

    Habitación independiente con baño compartido y las comidas incluidas.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Figuerola del camp, pertenece al GR175 y forma parte de la ruta del Cister, está al pie de la Serra d'en Jordà por lo que se pueden hacer fantásticos trekkings, incluso tenemos a 500mt. una pista de escalada y si dispones de vehículo propio puedes visitar lugares pintorescos como el pueblo medieval de Montblanc, tenemos diversas bodegas de vinos cerca para poder visitar e introducirse en el mundo del vino.
    Estamos a 25 minutos de Reus la cuna del modernismo ciudad natal de Antonio Gaudí.
    Estamos a 30 minutos de la ciudad histórica de Tarragona y de las bonitas playas de la Costa Dorada.
    Dependiendo de nuestra disponibilidad podemos realizar alguna actividad conjuntamente.

    Figuerola del camp belongs to “GR175 route” and “Cister’s route”. You can get by walking to “la Serra d’en Jorda” so you can do amazing hikes, we have a climbing track 500 meters from here. If you have a car you can drive trough some picturesque places like “Montblanc’s town” and diferent wine cellars close by to visit and get into the wine’s world.
    We are 25 minutes from “Reus” The cradle of modernism where Antonio Gaudí was born.
    We are just 30 minutes from the historic Tarragona’s city and the nice beaches in “la costa dorada”.
    Depending on our availability we can do some activities toguether.

  • 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?

    Two

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    Hours expected

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

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