Right now our priority is Maintence the campo and tracks, maintain the roads from bushes.
Making a path in rural nature, botanic walk tracks, making landmarks. Moving matter. Maintenance the fruit and flower garden . I can give you information about edible and medical plants and we are working together in a beautiful cork tree area. There is no pressure of yield just strong nature elements. I can show you how to make herbal infusion of commen trees.
We are Vlinder and Tak coming l from Holland , we can use a good hand out here but we also like to give people the chance to enjoy the beauty of the natural surrounding and get acquaintaned with the Portuguese atmosphere.
We develop a biodiversity of plants and on most parts we like to practice Xeri-scaping: landscaping that reduces or eliminates the need of supplemental water from irrigation and addition of nutrition in gardening.
Cooking / shopping
Help with Eco project
I can share the knowledge about medical and edible plants with you and the experience of herbal infusions drinking. You have a opportunity simply to enjoy nature and relax your mind. Or to create something with natural materials.
We have wooden yoga platform and a cob oven.
We can share all our experience of life. We both traveled a lot, we lived in several countries , had several relations.
We know the ups and downs on the track, and we are parents and grandparents.
Being with each other is already sharing and exchanging.
Maintaining the garden, cleaning plants beds, get ride of the brambles very important, pruning, cutting, carrying materials, digging, and if you want to create more it's welcome.
Inglish, Dutch, Portuguse
We have a private caravan uphill for you, with a outdoor dry toilet and outdoors hot-shower down the valley.. There is around the guest house perfect unlimited WiFi conection.
We also live not too far from little town, with café, restaurants, mini-supermark and ATM. Reachable on foot
We will supplier all the food.
In the morning there is a choice of bread with peanut butter, jam or honey, Muesli, Oats or Corn flax with fruit, coffe, milk or tea
The Lunch will be the Main hot dish probably a vegan meal or vegetarian, this meal will be join all together. We do not reject meat eating if there is a strong whish.
And if there is still appetite in the evening there can be left over’s, salad or , French frite, beans or bread again.
The mornings and the evening will everybody on their own in the volunteers kitchen and table.
Of course this is all flexible and changeable.
There are two near by a train stations Funcheira or Amoreiras gare to the conection Liboa-Faro e visa versa. We can always pick you up and bring you to the station There is a bus line to the coast. Food shop is reachable footwalking distance. There is Tamera community near by and Sri Baba Mooji not so far.
There is a small lake to swim in a2 km distance. For the Atlantic Ocean you need a car 40 min drive. Also the Santa Clara lake is nice and the Monchique is wonderful to visit.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week, wwekens off