From: Uruguay

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    Account Type

    Individual account

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    Travelling to

    France, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland

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    Travel dates

    06/03/2020 - 31/07/2025

  • Badges

    Super Workawayer

  • My status


  • Description

    Hello! I´m Santiago from Colonia Del Sacramento, Uruguay.
    I´ve been travelling through South America for the last 6 years and Also volunteering with WWOOF platform,
    discovering places that work with permaculture, organic gardening, phytomedicine, bio-construccion, clean energy, along with activities that cultivates soul and body, looking for alternative and susteinable ways of living.
    I grew up in the countryside, so i am a nature lover and i respect all life in earth.
    I am really into music and arts in general, (i travell with my guitar) years ago i started learning about luthery, (i made my first guitar and help in a workshop when i am in Uruguay) also worked as a chef sometimes, doing carpentery and in construccion, also in Hostels or wherever help was required.
    I have experience in various fields.
    This year I am travelling to other continents for the first time. Starting with Europe.
    I have swiss nationality apart from Uruguayan becouse of a grand grand parent that was born there, so i took the decision to cross the ocean.
    I take travelling as a personal proyect, learning about the world and myself. Looking for knowledge, sharing experiences, helping in everything, while good energy is shared.
    I really appreciate when someone open their doors to me while im travelling. I am respectfull with everyone and enjoy sharing what i have.

  • Skills and knowledge I'd like to share or learn

    Some knowledge of:  

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Life at a Farmstay
    Eco Projects
    Helping around the house
    Animal Care
    Language practice
    Art Projects
    Helping with Computers/ Internet
  • More details about your skills

    I am a proactive person, so i think i can develop well in a lot of areas. I am ready to learn what i need to, and share my knowladge also.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    Portuguese: Intermediate
    French: Beginner
    Italian: Beginner

    More details about my language interests
    This workawayer has indicated that they would be interested in sharing their language(s) or learning a new language. You can contact them directly to discuss this.

  • Age


  • Nationality

    Uruguayan and Swiss

  • What else ...

    I am a sport lover, i have practiced footbol many years, a bit of basketball, rowing, i am really into martial arts, specially Taekwondo, i took part in several competition, also practice boxing, and kickboxing

    I attach my Facebook and Couchsurfing Profiles

  • Some more information

    • Smoker

    • Driver's licence

    • Allergies

    • Special dietary requirements