Simply be at our farmhouse in the high hills of Piedmont, Italy

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Italy

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    28/02/2021

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  2021 

 Min stay requested: at least 3 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    Hello travelers! Thank you so much to all, for the help, for the experiences, for this year we could'nt host more people. We're full of gratitude, see you on 2021!!! Enjoy your life and travels!
    this is a place to simply be. A "cascina" in the high hills in the south of Piedmont, overlooking the Alps, nature, woods, life ..... The project is to create, with the help and creativity of everyone, a place to fully experience the miracle that is life. In this place life is lived with respect for people, for nature, for animals, for what surrounds us. Feet on the ground, hands in the ground and head in the clouds !!! We're Paolo, Lorena and Giovanni. Our personal thought is that we can not change the world, we can not save the planet (it's saved by itself, it's strong !!!), but we can change ourselves, live with joy and fun, using consciousness in what we do and being part of the wonderful circle of energy of the universe. If you share these principles, you are welcome. In this place you will learn how to orient yourself in a forest, collect,cut and chop wood, collect products in the forest (mushrooms, chestnuts and wild fruit) observe wild animals, learn how to work wood and create objects, build a tree house, make a basket, grow vegetables in the garden in a natural way, collect seeds, work with stone, dry fruit and vegetables, prepare preserves, make bread .......
    We ask you to stay here at least 3 weeks, minimum time to get to know the place, get settled in and get in touch with the people who pass by here. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE 3 WEEKS AVAILABLE, PLEASE DO NOT CONTACT US,THANK YOU.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Language practice
    Art Projects

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity 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

    What you will meet here is the friendly locals, learn how to make wicker baskets,learn how to do a stone wall,natural beekeeping, creations with wood, eco-sustainable projects, feed on clean and healthy food, learn how to build a tree house, go for donkey rides,live happily in a different way .....

  • Help

    Help

    What you will do during your stay is to participate in the life of this place, daily activities, there are a donkey, 4 cats to share the day with. In this place you will learn how to orient yourself in a forest, collect wood and products (mushrooms, chestnuts and wild fruit) observe wild animals, learn how to work wood and create objects, build a tree house, make a basket, grow vegetables in the garden in a natural way, collect seeds, work with stone, make hay for the winter, dry fruit and vegetables, prepare preserves, make bread .......we will spend all our life learning things and this must be an exchange, you will teach me what you know, I will teach you what I know and we will learn together from nature !!

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent
    Spanish: Intermediate
    French: Intermediate

    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

    private room with double bed, bathroom, kitchen (and other spaces in the house) shared, if you prefer to sleep in a starry place, you can also sleep outdoors, there is a large tent available or in the hammock on the barn

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    the kitchen and supplies are available, normally you'll eat three meals a day, the diet is usually vegetarian, but sometimes we also eat meat or fish (vegans are welcome, no problem, we'll cook together and for everyone! !), if you have any food intolerance or special requests, no problem, everything can be done, you just have to warn first to organize.

  • 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

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

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

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