Discover amazing place and culture while helping on our Little farm on Iseo Lake (North Italy)



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 Min stay requested: 1 week or less

  • Description


    Hi! I am selene, i'm 33 with my family i have a little farm on iseo Lake (north italy) We have some sheep and two cute donkyes! Me, my dad and my sister work in our plantation of olive trees and in our other fruit's field.
    We are surrounded by woods meadows, mountains and really close to the lake. Around here you can found also pubs, restaurants, cinema halls, cultur circles etc...
    I have a little boy, he is six and i really would like he meets new people from all over the word!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    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

    We live in a little cute village on the lake, here around you may descover amazing places in the nature but also visiting interesting culturally sites in brescia, bergamo and other cities (for exemple you can get to Milan in less than 2 hours)
    We really love to visiting culturally places so we can tell you all about our around and maybe we can descover these places togheter! My english isn't very good (you can see!!) But my boyfrend speaks english, spanish and franch very well. I would love to learn better english, and i can to teach you italian! In your stay you may stay with me and may family (if you like it!) And try our traditional food(my mom is really a good cook!!)
    I am vegetarian but you can eat all you want! We leve very close to Franciacorta, an area famous for his wine.. if you like wine, here is you place!

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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  • Help


    We need some help with ordinary and extraordinary works in the farm (to build animal's enclosure, to take care of the animals, to cut the grass, collect olives and other fruits, work in vegetable garden...). I've got also a little agriturism connected to the farm, we don't need help here, but usually we eat here during week end and we will be happy to have you as guests! But if you want you could stay with us in the kitchen to learn some secrets about italian kitchen! But we don't need help in kitchen actually!

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    You will sleep in your own room, if our apartment in the agriturism is free we may stay there otherwise we stay in our family house (with 3 bedrooms and a little flat with kitchen and a double sofa bed) so in any way you can have your privacy and if you want to stay alone you can!

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Here around you may found high mountains, garda lake, big cities as milan, brescia, bergamo(in a hour), mantoa, cremona, verona (in less than 2 hours), venice, bologna and padoa in about 3 hours. Here around you can visit wineries, little gorgeous villages as Monte isola or Iseo, places with amazing view on the lake.
    We use to frequent some cultural circles, an old cinema hall, theaters, clubs with live music, and you can come with us!!
    You can move and go evrywhere with train or bus or with us by car. If you glad we can give you a bike (cycle tourism is very diffused here!)

  • 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

    5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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