Win a copy of Permaculture Design Companion this week in the Permaculture Design forum!
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
permaculture forums growies critters building homesteading energy monies kitchen purity ungarbage community wilderness fiber arts art permaculture artisans regional education experiences global resources the cider press projects digital market permies.com private forums all forums
this forum made possible by our volunteer staff, including ...
master stewards:
  • Nicole Alderman
  • r ranson
  • Anne Miller
  • paul wheaton
stewards:
  • Jocelyn Campbell
  • Mike Jay Haasl
  • Burra Maluca
garden masters:
  • James Freyr
  • Joylynn Hardesty
  • Steve Thorn
  • Greg Martin
gardeners:
  • Carla Burke
  • Dave Burton
  • Pearl Sutton

eco village in europe?

 
Posts: 1
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
hi
im looking for an eco village in europe. anyone heard of any?
 
Posts: 15
Location: Ireland
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
lots and lots of them you may need to break it down a bit more then that

one that gets talked about a lot is Tamera webpage in the alentejo in portugal. Pick your country and google you will find lots particularly in spain portugal france and germany and the uk
 
                        
Posts: 107
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
http://gen.ecovillage.org/
 
Posts: 165
Location: Slovakia
2
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
http://www.zajezka.sk/ENindex.htm

In Slovakia there is a sort of "intentional community", I guess you'd call it. I've never been there, just heard about it from a cousin-in-law. Hopefully sometime I'll have a chance to drop by there...
 
Posts: 8
Location: Canary Islands, Spain
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
How about this one? It's a small EcoVillage in its core establishment phase (though the food production and land fertility issues have already been taken care of), but the people managing it (and the climate) are awesome, and you can buy shares of it and stay permanently, or buy mini-shares to stay for some time every year, if you're looking for something like that.
www.8thlife.org

Oh, and if you want, you can work (not for free) at building the EcoVillage. Take a look at this: IntegralPermaCulture.com

I hope it's been helpful
 
Posts: 1
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Try Vauban in Germany

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vauban,_Freiburg
 
Posts: 2
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
There's a naturally growing informal community happening in Portugal where the land is cheap. http://earth-neighbours.com/
Also many intentional ones...
 
The harder you work, the luckier you get. This tiny ad brings luck - just not good luck or bad luck.
dry stack retaining wall
https://permies.com/t/85178/dry-stack-retaining-wall
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
Boost this thread!