The revival of a vegan community in southern Portugal

In recent years, a community like no other has been created online. Their aim was to a completely autonomous vegan ecovillage, living in a land of plenty with plants, trees and flowered paths. And they are almost there! After choosing their land in southern Portugal, and overcoming some management problems, the renewed Vegan Hills community began to prepare their land. Between the magnificent eco-constructions and … Continue reading The revival of a vegan community in southern Portugal

In Quinta, a gigantic space to support permaculture in Portugal

A few steps away from Tamera Ecovillage in the south of Portugal, another major project is being developed: A Quinta. This huge space was acquired by an Anglo-Dutch family, to develop permaculture projects, eco-constructions and offer retreats and environmental education programs. In addition to that, they provide a space dedicated to the creation of micro-enterprises, so that all this is economically sustainable. So far, more … Continue reading In Quinta, a gigantic space to support permaculture in Portugal

Welcome!

An information website dedicated to ecovillages in Europe. Passionate about the environment and freelance digital nomad in communication, I started an European Ecovillages Tour in 2017 to meet and promote communities living in self-sufficiency, in a sustainable and ecological way. This journey approaches ways of life connected to nature, which can function through exchanging and sharing, respecting local ecosystems and experimenting new social systems. After travelling and visiting ecovillages … Continue reading Welcome!

Permaculture or natural culture of abundance

It is only recently that scientific research has proved that current methods of agriculture have it all wrong. In monoculture,which has been used for years, crops yield is significantly lower than crops yields with multiple combined species, which share soil water and nutrients. Permaculture has shown this for 30 years and the results are surprising. Imitating the processes of nature and being inspired by its … Continue reading Permaculture or natural culture of abundance