"Senses" Glamping Site in Guarda, Portugal

FREE / ★★★★★


DONE BY: Isabella Bradford-Johnson | Honley High School, Manchester Metropolitan University | Manchester, U.K. 

HOW OPPORTUNITY WAS FOUND: 

I met the mum of the owner of the glamping site at a yoga retreat. She advised me to go.

LENGTH: 7 weeks

LOCATION: Guarda, Portugal 

FUN: ★★★★★

PERSONAL GROWTH: ★★★★★

DAY-TO-DAY LIFE: 

  • 9:00am: wake up
  • 9:30-10:30: clean swimming pool
  • 10:30-12:30: water plants and grass
  • 12:30-1:30: break
  • 1:30-2:30: clean showers and toilets
  • 2:30: Free time, go horseback riding, bike riding, or read.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK/ACTIVITIES DONE: 

cleaning, watering, cooking

HOW MANY HOURS OF WORK DID YOU DO PER WEEK?

25

IN EXCHANGE OF WORK, PROVIDES: 

  • Free breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • Free accommodation (tent, caravan, or log cabin) 

BEST WAY TO CONTACT THIS PLACE, IF INTERESTED: 

Look up "Senses Glamping Site" in Guarda, Portugal on www.workaway.info

MOST MEANINGFUL LESSON TAKEN AWAY: 

Make the most out of every second here, as there are not many places as special as this.

Jiyoung Jeong