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Hi, I'm Asa. I'm looking for intrepid adventurers to help plan, prepare, and come along on once-in-a-lifetime 4x4 Jeep and hiking adventures in the beautiful wilderness of the USA, as well as city explorations in Los Angeles, San Diego, and even ......

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Hello, I'm Gaia and the land projects. Currently there are 5 of us living here building and cultivating permaculture gardens, building projects and land stewarding. We are actively working to create more sustainable permaculture gardens and ......

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Hello! My name is Colton. I’m originally from Arkansas, but now live in California. I was fortunate enough to travel often through my twenties over the last decade & I participated in lots of exchanges & volunteer opportunities around the world. All ......

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Hi my name is Bruce. I CAN HOST VISITORS THROUGHOUT 2020. I know this is a difficult time for everybody. Let's stay safe! We are in the middle of the pandemic and need to be aware of our surroundings. Follow CDC guidelines and of course always ......

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We are a non profit Buddhist meditation retreat center with founders from Apple, on beautiful 45 acre of redwood forest with creeks and small waterfall. Only 30 min to the center of Silicon Valley (Apple and Google), 30 min to the beach, and 1 hour ......

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**Many things have changed since the Covid-19 outbreak. Our county and state are slowly beginning to re-open. Our family is ready to start hosting workawayers again. The majority of our profile is our "old" lifestyle. We are hoping to begin hosting ......

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We will take folks June 20th approx!!!!!! Mariposa CA. Le'ts have fun creating! Building, painting, fooding! The HOT SUMMER is here! Gardens to tend, baby chicks to raise, murals to paint. Food to process! ' (enjoy long siestas after ......

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***One opening Immediately available. We also have openings July and August. Looking for chainsaw, carpentry and electric fence skill sets, and/or just a great work ethic. Please be following social distancing and healthy, and we are looking for ......

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A traveler, explorer, considers myself creative(I write) I have been to most countries in Europe, Argentina, Brazil, Costa Rica, Japan, Taiwan and I was originally born in China. I am very drawn to the Latin culture because of it's warmth and fun ......

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UPDATE JULY -- WE ARE ACCEPTING NEW WORKAWAYERS, WITH CONDITIONS. Next start dates are Aug 3rd and Aug 18th, Sept 2nd and 17th. These include: -- a semi-isolation period (up to 12 days, under review: we will drop this condition as soon as we feel ......

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Hello World Travelers! Thanks for your interest in visiting our family and area! We are a mom, dad, two boys and a small, friendly dog. Our household is vegetarian and non-smoking. I mean the following to be said kindly and give more information ......

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** Due to Covid-19, we are not hosting during 2020. But, I am interested in discussing hosting in 2021. Who know what is going to happen, but we do miss hosting.**** We are an older couple (50's and 60's) and our adult son. We love to host people ......

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Offering a lovely guestroom/bath in a serene/colorful home--complete with comfy guestroom and private bath in the heart of the historic Gold Rush outside Sacramento. Come and enjoy lovely weather; visit local museums and coffee shops. I'm rooted ......

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Our place is a farm and homestead in the hills of NorCal. We have a 17ft deep swimming 'pool'/pond and two hot tubs which have a magnificent view of Hopland. We have 1 dog,2 cats, 4 goats, chickens, and peacocks, and the odd deer that we try and ......

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My husband and I are Sacramento Natives, The Farm to Fork Capital of the nation. My husband is a retired Life flight nurse and I am an Operating Room Technician. We are active and love to Mt bike, hike, ski, eat great food, grow food, as well as ......

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UPDATE July 2020 "Coronavirus stuff is getting old" edition... Only possibly (maybe) accepting people exceptionally skilled with tools, or possibly a couple wanting to help landscaping for a couple/few weeks. Ideally you'd be able to test and ......

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Help develop a beautiful property in the forest 20 minutes from the beaches. This home has always been a safe place for travellers to stay. Get inspired by the radical culture of santa cruz county and the beautiful outdoors. Stay in the Redwood ......

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Come to Central California and Help Impoverished Nations We are a non-profit organization that processes and ships food to approximately 100 poor nations. We need more volunteers to process the food. We are open most of the year, have a variety of ......

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I WILL BE HOSTING AGAIN WHEN THE CORONA VIRUS SCARE HAS PASSED. I WILL BE HOSTING AGAIN WHEN THE CORONA VIRUS SCARE HAS PASSED. *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️ WHEN WRITING A REQUEST, PLEASE INCLUDE ANSWERS TO THE 4 ......

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At our hot springs here in the Coachella Valley we have natural hot baths in rock-lined pools and a non-commercial hobby orchard with 9 date palms a Mango, Mombin, Barbados cherry and Temple orange. This is a very healthy warm dry desert climate, ......

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