Living off-grid and helping us to develop our eco farm.
We are Lucia & Fernando, with ours cats, Migalhas and Pussycat, who exchange the city for a off-grid farm near Moreira de Rei, Guarda.
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.
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 and TV.
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.
Types of help and learning opportunitiesHelp with Eco ProjectsGardeningDIY and building projectsCreating/ Cooking family mealsGeneral Maintenance
UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve
Cultural exchange and learning opportunities
Living on an off-grid farm, 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.
He need help to:
Organization of garden and existing forest with leisure spaces;
Daily tasks such as:
Clean and cook,
Removing weeds and fertilizing the plants,
Cultivating vegetable garden, reconstruction of greenhouse .
This host offers a language exchange
Interest in learning the visitor's language.
Bed room's share for 2 persons.
We provide 2 meals.
Each one is responsible for their own clothes, with a washing machine available.
Bathroom with hot water shower.
have water and electricity solar limited, kitchen outdoor,
What else ...
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.
A little more information
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Can host digital nomads
Good internet signal. I have electricity to charge pc, mobile phone, or other technological equipment.
Space for parking camper vans
This host can provide space for campervans.
Can possibly accept pets
This host has said they are willing to accept those travelling with a pet.
How many Workawayers can stay?
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week