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Living off-grid and helping us to develop our eco farm - profile updated weekly.
We are a couple without kids, Lucia & Fernando, with ours cats, Migalhas and Pussycat, who exchange the city for a off-grid farm near Moreira de Rei, Guarda.
We are new hosts on the workaway.
We love animals and they will be welcome to explorer the outdoor space.
We love the simple life and Nature, we are transforming this farm into our permaculture refuge off-grid.
Both practice Reiki, Yoga and Outdoor activities.
Lucia likes Reading, Decoratives arts, Shibari, Sexology, Ayurveda therapist and Spirituality. Makes Radionic Table and Oracles, Ayurveda and Shiatsu massages.
Fernando likes Custom works in iron and wood, Shibari and Photography.
Collector of antique motorcycles.
The farm is situated and 2km from the nearest village and 15min from the city.
Is possible buy all weeks, in the village, fresh bread, groceries, fish and meat from street vendors.
We have space and conditions for caravans and tents.
Good internet signal, but we don't have Wi-Fi, TV or other technology. In case of need, there is a residence in the village that shares Wi-Fi free with us.
Every Friday there is a weekly streetmarket in Trancoso where you can purchase all kinds of items from food to clothing and hardware. Public transport in the village to and from the city on that day.
In Trancoso there is a bus terminal and in Celorico da Beira and/or Vila Franca das Naves there are the nearest train stations. We are available to transport workawayers to inds and back.
Help with Eco Projects
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
Help with Computers/ Internet
Living in a sustainable and ecological community, strengthening the relationship with others, mutual help, sharing and union.
It shares gastronomy, cultural, linguistic, and local customs.
Trails and paths through the mountains to various geodetic points in the vicinity.
Welcome all workawayers to :
Construction of a wood cabin for guest - project in progress ;
Reconstruction of a ruin for living house -project in progress. ;
Restructuring of the orchard, planting others fruit tree-project in progress. ;
Installation of plumbing for irrigation of the orchard -project in progress. ;
Organization of garden and existing forest with leisure spaces;
Construction of a lake;
Construction of small greenhouse for vegetables winter -project in progress.;
Construction of the eolic system.
Daily tasks such as:
Clean and cook,
Removing weeds and fertilizing the orchard, Cultivating the winter vegetable garden.
This host offers a language exchange
Interest in learning the visitor's language. Lucia has already worked with people from Romania, Nepal, Thailand, Ukraine, Índia, Pakistan. He doesn't speak any of the languages but he understands the customs and traditions of their cultures.
At this time of year it is preferable for visitors to have their own caravan.
We have a tent for 4 persons but now it's cold nights for tent.
We have space in the house for one person.
Once the cabin is finished we will have accommodation for single our couple workawayers .
We provide all the food, except for a very specific diet. Vegetarian ou vegan without problems.
The preparation and preparation of meals and cleaning will be agreed between everyone.
Each one is responsible for their own clothes, with a washing machine available.
Main house with hot water, heating and wood oven.
Maine House have water and electricity limited, kitchen and bathroom fully functional.
We have a garden that provides vegetables in summer.
Nearby we have historic villages inserted in the route of Historic Villages of Portugal, Moreira de Rei, Marialva, Trancoso, Longroiva, Near the Douro region.
20 minutes from the Dam, ideal place for walking in the forest, fishing, and other sports such as canoeing, diving....
45 minutes from the Ruinas do Prazo, the famous Machu Picchu of Portugal, among other viewpoints.
In the vicinity of the farm there is a small stream, ideal for a walk through the wild woods!
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Good internet signal. I have electricity to charge pc, mobile phone, or other technological equipment.
3 campervan ou motorhome.
This host has said they are willing to accept those travelling with a pet.
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week