We are a Sicilian Family of 4 that run a small donkey farm near Palazzolo Acreide.
The farm is under construction and we need help with donkeys , fencing and anything farm related.
We make from our donkey milk soaps and creams for cosmetic industry.
DIY and building projects
Babysitting and creative play
Help around the house
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
- working with donkeys and for donkeys maintenance: feed the donkey in the mornings and evenings (it's a very beautiful job, you just simply make the animals happy while learning the perfect technique how to move hay :)), help with cleaning the barn (perfect physical exercise), assist to shepherd the donkey to the fields and back, helping with tasks around milking
- helping with building site
- give food for cats and dogs (simple but nice job:)). Cats stay outside and don't like caresses but are beautiful and always around:)
- Spend time with our 7 years old daughter who is very friendly and open.
In a caravan, with cooking possibility and bathroom in 5 meters from the caravan.
We provide you food for you to cook your everyday meal and around every second day we eat together lunch or dinner.
We have lots of beautiful places to visit around , like Noto, Pantalica and we are about 30 min in a car from the sea and the beautiful city of Siracusa. The closest town, Palazzolo Acreide has also a charming baroque center and a greak amphiteatrum. We have bicycles what you can use in your free time for smaller rides around.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week