Join us at our retreat and art center to celebrate life everyday in Seydikemer, Turkey

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  • Last activity: 17 Jun 2024



 Min stay requested: at least 3 weeks



  • Description


    Here is Pina Baran. I have traveled 7 years around the globe and my path brought me back to homeland Turkey with a dream project. Community based retreat and art center. We are on a beautiful sacred land looking at ancient castle Tlos, surrounded by well flowing creeks and gifted by magnificent sunset over the hills.

    Intention is to gather people, drop into creativity and presence to unite with the Spirit. Provide and hold a space for others to rest, to feel and to be..

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We are in a very quiet area and surrounded by fabulous nature. There is a lot to explore, especially ancient sites that holds much Spirit of Greek and Anatolian Mythology. I hold meditation and yoga sessions. We have sharing circles to be in constant communication and emotional awareness with safety.
    My aunty is at kitchen and she has a lot to teach about Turkish food.
    Me and my brother are musicians and there is also a lot to interchange there..

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    We are a well organized retreat center. Major departments are Gardening, General Maintenance, Art and Design, Housekeeping and Cleaning..

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Turkish: Fluent
    Spanish: Intermediate
    Arabic: Beginner

    This host offers a language exchange
    Big yes for learning and teaching languages...

  • Accommodation


    We have 3 types of accomodations for workawayers. A room with for 4 bunk beds with a bathroom, 4 people glamping tent also with a bathroom and self provided tent in the tent area which has bathroom, hot shower and electricity. Additionally volunteers can use swimming pool, vegetarian breakfast and dinner and always yummy snacks or fruits..

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Here is eco friendly. animal friendly, welcoming and inclusive all kinds of people, heart open for everyone.
    We just keep the alcohol outside, medicine inside. We are supportive and chill people. Not rushing for anything or not taking too serious. Yet respectful for each other and dedicated for the project..

  • 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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    We have not bad wifi and comfortable work online spaces..

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    You can park it near the land but we can't provide electric. Water is already flowing all around. I lived in a motor home for 3 years before and I love it!

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 812464235958

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