Help in our little family farm and artistic residence in Sicily, Italy

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Italy

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  2022 

 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    Hello, I'm Margherita ,I live in Sicily, near Etna vulcano and Taormina, in a lemon Grove in front of the Jonian sea with my family .

    I need help since 5 Novembre until 25 November and since 5 January, if you have experience in cleanings, ironing, gardening, painting,help around the house, help with the dogs, building.
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    I prefer to host a couple for a long stay to help with my 2 dogs and around the house.
    I offer an independent hospitality,you can cook by yourself when you want. Of course I like to share meals with workawayers but many times we have different time for lunch and dinner and different food preference.
    If you are very young and if you are looking to meet a lot of workawayers this is not the right place for you!. Then you have to know that this is a place where you can find contact with nature (the sea, the countryside), concentration, relax, very different from the city even if at 1 km and half you can find a village(Fondachello) with many bars, restaurants, pizzeria, you can drink good beer, and find many local tourists.
    If you want to visit naturalistic places you can have a naturalistic guide or have a car because public transport is very good only to go to the big cities (Messina, Catania, Siracusa, Palermo, Ragusa ecc), not to the Etna or to the trekking places.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • 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

    I can exchange with Feldenkrais and dance lessons.

  • Help

    Help

    I welcome help in the garden, help in the house, building, fixing, carpentry.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Italian: 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.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    I can exchange helpers with hospitality in a room or a campervan or a tent and they can use shared bathroom and kitchen.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We live in a farm in front of the Jonian sea , but there aren't bus or any transport to the train station of Fiumefreddo di Sicilia. I can bring workers to the train station or bus when they have a day off .Helpers here can visit Etna and little Etneian towns, Taormina with the archeological interests, enjoy holidays at the sea in a queit place in nature ,visit Catania,Acireale, Acitrezza, Aci castello, Savoca, Alcantara Valley naturalistic trekking.

    How to arrive:
    by plane to Catania Airport, there is a bus to Catania train station and a train to Fiumefreddo di Sicilia or to Giarre-Riposto or to Giardini-Taormina.I Pick you up At The station.
    By train , to Fiumefreddo di Sicilia or Giardini-Taormina or Giarre- Riposto.
    By the ship from Napoli to Catania port, Take the train to Fiumefreddo 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

  • 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

    Here there is space to park workawayer's campervan both little and big. You can have electricity, a shared bathroom with hot water, and a shared kitchen.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    5 hours × day, 5 days a week, independent ospitality.

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