Learn about local environment and living with nature in Portugal

Country

Portugal

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    28/09/2019

 
  2020 

 Min stay requested: 1 week or less

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  • Description

    Description

    I have a piece of land by the river and then scrub land on a hillside, in Portugal, I have various ideas to be self sufficient and hopefully to provide a space for others to enjoy. With plans for various workshops, I am aiming to be part of the developing eco tourism in the area.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Help with Eco Projects
    Language practice

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    This is a chance to learn about local environment and living with nature, especially the river habitats. Also chance to learn about living a low impact, sustainable way. Not quite off grid. Can also help in the sharing information of yurt frame making, gardening and crafts.

  • Help

    Help

    Help is required in building with local materials, especially clay for two structures. Cement and brick also to be used. Any woodworkers or carpenters for various projects. Manual work.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    French: Beginner

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Small camper van for worker. Shared toilet and shower facilities. There is electricity, mains water and internet. Food is mainly what is growing in the garden, breakfast and main meal provided. I do not like tobacco smoke and heavy drinkers on site.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Bus service to local city, 10 minute walk away. Containes all amenities. Use of road bike if suitable. Lots of local history and markets etc.

  • 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

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    One

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    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 875942396535