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My name is Pedro, Portuguese, 47 year old single, that enjoy life, Kitesurf, beekeeping, nature and know new people, freedom and tolerence.
Speaking English, Français, Português, Espanhol e um pouco de italiano, and want to upgrad my german.
I have a nice property with 2 wells some vineyards, some veggies, fruit trees that need care and some cleaning/clearennce works and a kitchen garden allways needing some whater, love and care.
I´m also a amateur beekeeper for hobby, and i can take you in to the wonderful world off bees.
I live in 20km from Lagos, Algarve. 1km to the next village whith bus station (Budens).
Temperatures in winter 5/20´C, summer 16/35´C.
Both to West Coast and South Coast (surfers paradise!) it´s very close. Sometimes you can hear the sea...
I can offer accommodation, bicycles to move arround (2).
The beach its 2 kilometers way.
I also offer living on the site (Camping) with basic facilities, but if its avaiable, you can stay in one house close by (5km) where we can arrange some meals and a hot shower.
You can also bring your mobile home / van, is fine for me.
Types of help and learning opportunitiesGardeningDIY and building projectsGeneral MaintenanceCreating/ Cooking family mealsFarmstay helpHelp around the houseLanguage practice
Cultural exchange and learning opportunities
I'm a easy going person that like to share everithing that i know, I love to show my country particularities, and i can also intruduce you to the wonderfull world of bees cause im also a beekeeper for hobby.
It will be a plesaure to share my mushroom knowledge, dive and kitesurf experience and go for some nice walking tracks.
Both, West Coast and South Coast (surfers paradise!) it´s very close. Sometimes you can hear the sea...
I can offer accommodation, bicycles to move arround and integrate you in the local living.
Time to create some steps/ ladder between the terraces of the land, and restore the wall of the wells and walls arround the land.
The land still some ground clearence, and shaping for farming.
Experience to creat a Eco toillet will be great.
Experience in farming is very welcome.
I'm now looking for enthusiastic helpers, mainly to make a general ground clearance, vegetables gardening, and basic wall maintenance/re-bilding.
You can also bring your one experience in alternative energy, cutting down dead trees, stacking winter fire wood, creating a forest garden, permeculture, wall construction whith cement and stones, etc.
Natural builder. I'm needing help to rebuild some parts of a wall and make some steps to create a stair to go to the uper level of the land. PRIORITI AT THE MOMENT.
Volunteers must be able to work by there one, because i can not be in presence all time.
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.
I can offer accommodation and the basic groceries for preparing your/ours on meals (vegetables, rice, pasta, olive oil, salt, etc) for cooking one hot meal a day.
Of corse good helpeers allways get some special thanks.
You also gonna have the chance to be driven to some nice places and secret spots in the area and you can explore the sorrounding area cicling ( 2 bikes) ou Walking.
The acomotation can be living on that site (Camping) with basic facilities, but if its available, you can stay in my house close by (5 km) where you can allways come, in any case, to have a hot shower and cook some meals.
To camping in the land, you can bring your own tent and bedding but i also can provide that for you.
It's fine for me if you want to bring your van/mobile home.
I will be more than pleased to share and invite volunteers for meals all the time that i can join them.
Depending on the house availability, you can stay in the main house in a private room, WC whith hot shower, and kitchen all equipped.
What else ...
The area its so beutiful and have so many thing to discover, walks, surf, diving, going to the beach, cicling, so many thinks to do.
A little more information
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Can host digital nomads
my internet conetion its not good.
Can possibly accept pets
you can bring your pets.
How many Workawayers can stay?
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week
We had a really great time with Pedro, working together in his beautiful piece of land near the sea, working together (not too much though ;)) eating together,talking and drinking vinho tinto :)
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