Région: Patanisho7 years ago we set up an orphanage/school project here in Nairobi. We have the school and providing high school education to orphans and vulnerable children in the slum as from form 1-4 We are also running an economic empowerment program through micro -finance, safe water health and hygiene. We are currently have 10 volunteers working on the project. We have100 orphans now benefiting from our program. We plan to help 300 orphans when fully operational.
Région:Please contact this host in spanish. Our hostel is a beautiful architectural space. Is a historic old house almost 100 years of history, recently renovated. It is quite cozy even though has big spaces. Its decorated with wood giving an idea of old and new. Our hostel has a spacious and comfortable terrace, located on the top of the hostel, with a nice view of the city, especially toward the Parque Forestal. What differentiates us from any other hostel in Santiago, is the nice and friendly city atmosphere. Informal and spontaneous, our hostel is a meeting place for globetrotters from all places on earth. Come and help us and have the opportunity to get to know this city. Fully-equiped kitchen for you to use, Wi-fi access, Computers with free Internet access in our reception hall, Hot water 24/7, Complete tourist information of Santiago and main city attractions. Our location is privileged, besides Parque Forestal; right in the middle of Santiago's historical district. This allows the tourist and volunteers to easily access typical places of the city, since we are within walking distance of the main parks, museums, stores and restaurants. The volunteers can benefit living in the hostel. Here they can learn Spanish, know Sud American people and Learn about the administration of a hostel. Este es un espacio de hermosa arquitectura. Una antigua casona histórica de casi 100 años de historia, recientemente renovada para la seguridad y tranquila de nuestros invitados. Cómoda y amplia, nuestra casona está decorada con estilo y calidez; Donde la madera es protagonista, logrando una fusión entre lo antiguo y lo moderno; además cuenta con una terraza en la parte superior. Insertado en el casco antiguo de la ciudad, Casaltura se encuentra ubicada estratégicamente en el barrio central de Santiago, donde el voluntario en su tiempo libre podrían conocer las mejores opciones y circuitos históricos de la cuidad que podran disfrutar a pie desde nuestro hostal boutique. Estamos a 2 cuadras de Plaza de Armas, la plaza principal de nuestra ciudad. Nuestra ubicación es privilegiada!!, a un costado del Parque Forestal; en pleno barrio histórico de Santiago. Lo que permite al voluntario pueda acceder fa¡cilmente a lugares típicos de la ciudad, puesto que nos encontramos a pasos de los principales parques, museos, tiendas, restaurantes y mas.
Région: InsularI am British and my wife is Colombian. We have a 5-year-old boy, 3-year-old girl, two dogs, a cat and a goat. We live in a cottage on a large (35 hectares) coffee farm. We are converting our part of the farm into an eco-hostel and campsite . Our piece of land consists of our house, a hut with hammocks, a large camping area, a separate kitchen and bathroom , an open eating area, an organic vegetable garden and a number of bountiful fruit trees including oranges, mangos and mandarins. The farm itself is 35 hectares and has a forests, spectacular views, coffee, cattle and sheep. The guests are welcome to explore the whole farm. The guests will stay in geodesic domes, yurts and converted buses. The hostel will be an ongoing artistic and alternative energy project with volunteers and guests helping to develop it. We intend to build a solar panel, wind generator, solar oven, solar shower, solar dryer, and eco-toilets. We will serve international and Colombian vegetarian food. From the hostel we can arrange all the activities the area has to offer. San Gil is the tourist centre of the region offering numerous adventure sports and buses to local colonial villages, bathing spots and waterfalls. Barichara is well known for it’s artists and alternative culture, including film and music festivals. There are also spiritual activities like yoga, Aztec dance, sweat lodges and ancestral medicine. The hostel is remote but accessible, 10mins walk from the bus route. Taxis will come to the farm gate, 100 metres from the hostel. Buses pass every 15 mins to San Gil (15 mins away) , Barichara (20mins away) and Villanueva (20 mins away) . There are pictaresque country hikes to all three towns, as well as to Curiti. Our interests include organic gardening, birdwatching, swimming in rivers, movies (we have a huge movie collection) , yoga, vegetarian cooking, healthy living and healing ceremonies. We can introduce our guests and volunteers to any of these activities and also the adventure sports, nature spots and hikes in the area.
Région: GaliciaWe are a young family. Me, Monica, my husband Stevie and baby Rio. We live in a very beautiful area surrounded by nature, hot springs, and arqueological sites. We live in a house with a big garden, two dogs, chickens and two cheeky cats. We teach English in the local schools and for us it´s all about enjoying what we do, enjying our time as a family and enjoying the local environment.
Région: florentine neighborhoodOur Hostel is an intimate, home-style hostel in an up-and-coming neighborhood of Tel Aviv. We have a small number of rooms, including one dormitory, keeping the atmosphere here personal and friendly. The spirit of the Hostel is young and vibrant – a place to feel at home, meet fellow travelers and other backpackers, relax, make friends, and absorb the Tel Aviv vibe. Guests at the hostel share a cozy indoor lounge, a fully equipped communal kitchen, and the spacious rooftop terrace where they can enjoy their morning coffee, take a meal together, trade stories and travel tips, or just relax and enjoy their time. Located in a hip neighborhood , our hostel is an easy walk to many local attractions – 10 minutes to Old Jaffa and the flea market, 10 minutes to the beach and boardwalk, 5 minutes from Neve Tzedek, known for its recently renovated architecture, 15 minutes from Rothschild Street and the center of Tel Aviv, 20 minutes away from the Carmel Market, and 10 minutes from a central bus station. You will be nestled in to the unique surroundings of an active wholesale district where industry and art combine. Step around the corner from the hostel and you will find the cafes, nightclubs, and pubs that give it its reputation as one of the hotspots for nightlife in Tel Aviv.