We are a little community of people living in a self-made house in the middle of the forest, Catalan Pyrenees, Spain

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a little community of three persons, Víctor, Blanca and didac living in a bioself made house in the middle of the forest, in the catalan Pyrenees.
    We try to live in armony with the nature, some of our rooms are clayhouse and almost all are made with greenroofs in way to do the less earhtprint, our house works with solar powder.
    We have hens and chikens, 8 sheeps, dogs, and cats.
    We try to be self-sufficient with our summer garden and the food that we can't grow at home we buy it in a local cooperative market.
    We do workcarving and we pick up and try to grow medicinal plants, made aircrafts and play some sports like climb ropes, btt, snowboard (in winter), swimming in the lakes...
    The work at home is take care of the animals, the garden in the summer, do firewood and help in the houseworks, clean the forest, made fences with the wood of the trees, clean of rocks the fields and build new construccions for the animals as well repair our house!!

    What do you need to know?
    We prefer people with experience in the countryside's live that likes animals. We are looking for creative people that likes thinking how to do things easier and better. We like inventors!!! Jejejeje
    We don't take drugs. We don't like abuse of alcohol. Is not allowed to smoke in the common areas (you can go outside).
    We prefer you live your pets at your home. Our animals will be greatfully with you!!!


    If you want to come to visit Pyrenees you will be able to come to our house! We trying to improve our english level, we speak spanish, catalan and a little bit of french.
    We are openminded and funny!

    If you need more information please call or send and email!!
    See you soon!!

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    Somos una pequeña comunidad de 3
    personas Víctor, Blanca y Dídac que vivimos en una casa autoconstruida bajo criterios de bioconstrucción en medio del bosque en los Pirineos catalanes.
    Intentamos vivir en armonia con la naturaleza, algunas de las habitaciones son de barro y paja y de cubierta vegetal para hacer menos impacto medioambiental, la luz electrica la hacemos con placas solares.
    Tenemos gallinas, 8 ovejas, perros y gatos.
    Intentamos ser autosuficientes con nuestro huerto de verano y lo que no podemos cultivar en casa lo compramos en una coperativa local.
    Trabajamos la madera, tenemos plantas medicinales, artesanias y hacemos deporte como escalar, bici, esqui...
    El trabajo consiste en cuidar los animales, el huerto, hacer leña, limpiar el bosque, hacer bigas, hacer vallas con ellas, construir nuevos habitaculos para los animales, reparar la casa...

    Que necesitas saber?
    No tomamos drogas ni nos gusta abusar del alcohol. No fumamos en los espacios cerrados.
    Buscamos gente con experiencia en la vida en el campo, creativa, que le guste aprender a hacer que las cosas sean más funcionales.
    Preferimos que dejes a tus mascotas en tu casa. Nuestros animales te lo agradeceran!!!

    Si quereis vivir los Pirineos podeis venir a nuestra casa!
    Hablamos castellano, catalan y cada dia mas ingles.

    Si necesitas mas información llama o envia un mail
    Nos vemos pronto!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

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

  • 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

    With us you will feel one more at home and you will live the day to day in a country house in the Pyrenees
    We do workcarving and we pick up and try to grow medicinal plants, made aircrafts and play some sports like climb ropes, btt, snowboard (in winter), swimming in the lakes...

    Con nosotros te sentirás uno más en casa y vivirás el día a día en una casa de campo de los pirineos

  • Help

    Help

    The work at home is milk the goats (in the summer), take care of the animals, the garden in the summer, do firewood and help in the houseworks, clean the forest, made fences with the wood of the trees, clean of rocks the fields and build new construccions for the animals as well repair our house!!

    El trabajo consiste en ordeñar las cabras, cuidar los animales, el huerto, hacer leña, limpiar el bosque, hacer bigas, hacer vallas con ellas, construir nuevos habitaculos para los animales, reparar la casa...

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Catalan: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: 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.
    Please contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    You will have a comfortable bed with heating in the main house with all the facilities

    We eat all kind of food, we are not vegetarian because we have goats and sheeps, and chickens.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Hace cuatro años, dimos la bienvenida a voluntarios a través de otra cuenta de sitio web, allí encontrarás muchas referencias sobre nosotros

  • 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?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

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

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