Italian Sabbatical by AirBnb

Your new country life in Grottole

#5 Product of the DayJanuary 24, 2019

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and become a temporary citizen of a village in the south of Italy. Immerse yourself in the local culture and discover how to speak, act and cook the Italian way. You will also get to support the local community by hosting an Airbnb Experience.

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tom meagher
tom meagher@tomfme · now is good.
From the terms so you know how your responses are being graded: "The entries will be shortlisted and finalists will be chosen entirely on merit, based on the following criteria applied by a selection committee (“Selection Committee”): - Twenty-five percent (25%) Creativity: How creative is the answer and how much does it delight us? - Twenty percent (20%) Originality: How does it surprise us? Is it a unique perspective? - Fifteen percent (15%) Responsive: How well does it respond to the questions? - Twenty percent (20%) Artistic Merit: Do you have any skills or passions? (e.g. are you an artist, do you play music, do you have craft skills or expertise, how are your cooking skills, do you have a passion for photography, etc.) Participants will be chosen after the video conference interview(s), based on the following additional criteria: - Ten percent (10%) shown ability to live in a foreign countryside village for three (3) months, enjoy outdoors activity and live as a farmer, - Ten percent (10%) shown ability to contribute to the local community and volunteer for Wonder Grottole projects and activities. The Selection Committee will be comprised of three (3) members (“Selection Committee Members”) as follows: - One citizen of Grottole, Italy; - One member of Wonder Grottole Foundation; - One member of the Airbnb team"
Chris
Chris@cwallywall · matchco
is there wifi in Grottole ?
MJ Amartaivan
MJ AmartaivanPro@mendorshikh · Co-Founder and CEO of erxes Inc
This is so coooool!!!! Love it so much! Great way to learn more about the country 😻
Raffi Muradyan
Raffi Muradyan@raffi_muradyan · B2B Marketing Manager
cool
Taylor Majewski
Taylor Majewski@taylormajewski · Head of News and Social, Product Hunt
Looks so cool and a great way to boost the economy in Grottole. Is this part of a larger initiative at Airbnb?