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EUROPE: Couple with 1 year old seeking friendly loose organic community near the Mediterranean

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Location: west London and SW France
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Hello Permies!

We are Corinne (34), Adrian (33), and Indigo (1 year old) and we are looking to find kind, warm, conscious folk with young families living nearby to share life experiences with. Our intention is to live in our home home in an area with like-minded families living nearby, supporting and enjoying one another's company, where organic, fresh food is available.

On the 2nd April we depart from London in a campervan with the intention of visiting different intentional communities and eco-villages in Italy, France and Northern Spain.

We have experience of setting up a large yoga and wellbeing centre in London ( and are excited to live a slower way of life, more connected with nature, the seasons, the sun and the soil.

If you know of any specific communities in these areas that you could recommend we would be grateful!

Either leave a post in this thread or send us an email: adrian.kowal AT gmail DOT com

Many thanks and be well!
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I have heard of ZAD in Nantes

But my French is not very good and their English is very limited ... and I believe it is a community of communities who interact with small farmers of the area and most live in the forest.  I don't know if they allow campers as in vehicle form.
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Dear Adrian,

Did you find anything in the end? I am currently in a similar situation and would appreciate any resources that you found useful during your search!


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Location: Anjou ,France
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I would not count on the ZAD this is a very political camp set up to fight a proposed vanity airport and probably the  future site of a pitched battle with the CRS* not frankly for the fainthearted or children. Better bet in France are places associated with Pierre Rahbi


* CRS french military riot police not nice use CS gas as aftershave etc
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