As everything in our lives, it was a very quick and simple decision: let's start a project abroad, preferably in Spain.
We started looking online to find out that Spain was a little over budget. We had our wishes:
- close by sea or lake
- in mountainous area
- lots of nature
- budget: almost non-existent
We ended up contacting some agencies in Portugal and this lead us to Central Portugal where we fell in love with an old house that has been abandoned for over 20 years.
The biggest reason why we fell in love were the great views over the lake and the garden full of orange trees, grapes, pines, century old olive trees,...
The weekend we visited we decided to buy it and here we are...
We own a house and a 3000 square meter garden. We have extended the house and have a new roof, but there is still soooo much to do (electricity, water, plastering, kitchen and bathroom have to be placed).
Unfortunately this all costs a lot of money and that's why we are here: help us creating our own little Portuguese paradise.
In return we can offer a free night stay as soon as the house is finished!
A few new rewards have been added:You can now also decide to fund €15 and €5 goes to the local firefighters (bombeiros). We are so grateful they saved our house from the gigantic fire in June!For every donation of €15 and more, we will give €5 to the…
As everything in our lives, it was a very quick and simple decision: let's start a project abroad, preferably in Spain.We started looking online to find out that Spain was a little over budget. We had our wishes:- close by sea or lake- in mountainous…