This blog came to our attention recently and illustrates perfectly how the Workaway site can allow you to experience lifestyles that would be completely out of reach normally.
Chris Czajkowski is an amazing woman. She has lived in the mountains of British Columbia, completely off of the grid for the last 30 years.
She built her first cabins mostly alone, felling the trees and dragging them with a come-along, 150 miles from the nearest banks, traffic lights, supermarkets or cell phone frequencies.
She has been building new cabins recently and enlisted some volunteer help through Workaway.
This is her story: