Farming near Granada, Spain
DONE BY: Isabella Bradford-Johnson | Honley High School, Manchester Metropolitan University | Manchester, U.K.
HOW OPPORTUNITY WAS FOUND: www.workaway.info
LENGTH: 3 weeks
LOCATION: About an hour from the city of Granada, Spain
PERSONAL GROWTH: ★★★☆☆
- 9:00am: wake up
- 9:45-11:00: work (mainly involved digging a 250 meter tunnel/weeding on the vineyard)
- 11:00-:11:30: break
- 11:30-2:00: work
- 2:00-3:00: lunch
- 5:00-7:00 work
DESCRIPTION OF WORK/ACTIVITIES DONE:
Cleaning, washing dishes. digging tunnel, weeding on vineyard, weeding vegetable garden
HOW MANY HOURS OF WORK DID YOU DO PER WEEK? 25
IN EXCHANGE OF WORK, PROVIDES:
- Free breakfast, lunch and dinner
- Shared apartment with 3 other volunteers.
Bring walking boots, good books and old clothes.
BEST WAY TO CONTACT THIS PLACE, IF INTERESTED:
Look up Sarah and John's cortijo in Granada, Spain on www.workaway.info
MOST MEANINGFUL LESSON TAKEN AWAY:
Some people aren't very nice, probably because of their own insecurities. Try not to take things personally.