We are country folks in the heart, have a small house and a lot of land with olive trees- Tuscany, Italy

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Italy

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  • Description

    Description

    I am Giulia, mother of Alan and Stella at the moment living abroad. We are country folks in the heart, have a small house and a lot of land with olive trees,
    Our dream is to improve/implement our land and the woodden barn that needs some finishing work, create some woodden structures etc. in order to bring life to our little paradise called Tassinaia....
    Therefore we seek the cooperation of good willing people who can bring enthusiasm, vision and mainly some actual skills and experience in building with wood. We need people who know how to work with their hands, use electric tools ( and chainsaw) and have DIY capabilities.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We live in a beautiful place on the Chianti hills 20km from Florence, you can spend time visiting our fascinating city and learning about Renaissance art and Tuscan culture. We produce organic olive oil and are happy to share our experience. We are an open minded family, welcoming, well travelled, and proud of 'the Tuscan way of Life'.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help

    Help

    I need someone preferably with carpenter/builder skills, who is familiar with gardening machines/tools, building fences etc. to improve my place in the country.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent

    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

    Accommodation

    Your accomodation will be a private woodden room in the garden, with air conditioning, a few steps from the house. You will use the bathroom and the kitchen in the house.There is WIFI. We will eat meals together, but food is always available, you will be self sufficient when we are not home.
    You can spend 1 or 2 days in our Airbnb in city center, in order to visit Florence as a proper tourist

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    You can spend your spare time hiking around if you like nature, a horse riding place is very near, a nice organic shop/cafè is 1km away, in front of the bus stop to reach Florence. But we can also give you a ride to Florence and back.

  • 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

    Working space: the whole house. Excellent wifi

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    Any size caravan/motorhome

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    One

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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