Looking for someone to take care of the land and animals when we are gone - rural Portugal

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  • Last activity: 7 Jun 2024



 Min stay requested: at least a week



  • Description


    hey all, im looking for volenteers to whach over my land for 3 weeks, from the last week of may, we live in caravans on a forest land near obidos, we have chickens a donkey and a garden that will need care when we are gone. can be a single person or a couple. for more info send me a pm.have a magicle day.

    My name is kineret and im a mother to orel & yara (6&3)
    We are living in a caravan on the land i bought not long a go. It is a beautiful natural land of 2.6 hectares.
    We have a dream to create a old style family village. With more familys children and animals.
    Grow are own food, build wood and mud houses and live together close to nature.at the moment we are really in the beginning,we are slowly cleaning the land, fixing the well and starting a garden. We will love to help the wildlife come back living here.we will are planning to create a big pond and plant fruit trees that the birds like.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
  • UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainability 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

    We live a very simple life and we know meany off grid tricks . ues natural medicine,respect a natural way of living and try to consumeas less as possible.The land is peaceful and quiet. There is a big nice gest tent where you can have your own space to live in. When you stay with us you will be part of our family.
    We are located 15 minutes from the beach ( a surfing one) and there are many interesting places to visit around.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    At the moment we need help in clearing the land by hand tools, building structures from wood, building a compost toilet,cleaning the well, playing with the children, cooking the shared meals, creating the gardens, planting and anything you feel like doing that helps the land become a paradise.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Hebrew: Fluent
    Portuguese: Beginner

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation


    We have 2 big comfortable tent, with beds,in one there is a gas cooker.
    The sink is outside next to them.
    A chilling space and lots off trees to seat under.
    You can also put your own tent or park a caravan.
    We will be sharing lunch and dinner.

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    I am living on my land in a caravan and there are more spaces to park caravans and vans, feel welcomed with yours.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    You are welcome with your pets. Be aware that there are 2 female dogs living here (thay are usually friendly fith other dogs). We also have a baby cat living with us and small children. The pets should first get used to the place before thay are freed . Thank you

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 773273657295



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