Do you have some extra wine and quality local produce? Can you build a website, give some pointers on vegan cooking, or even just help collect olives? Then you may be able to check in to an Italian bed and breakfast—without paying a cent!
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November 14th through the 20th is La Settimana del Baratto a.k.a. Barter Week. The week encourages Italian innkeepers and travelers to exchange goods and services for free stays in thousands of participating bed and breakfasts. Travelers that are interested in participating can visit SettimanadelBarratto.it and list their offers or peruse the wishlists of participating bed and breakfasts.
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