Looking for volunteers to help at our cozy hostel in Taiwan, Taichung

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Taiwan

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 Min stay requested: at least a week

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  • Description

    Description

    Here we welcome travelers from not only Taiwan but also from all over the world to experience Taiwan in a different whole new way during your stay. We are very friendly people yet open minded so it would be fun to have travelers joining our team. It is a great opportunity for those who wish to experience the local life, and also to have interaction with many other friendly, interesting travelers from around the world here.

    Our hostel is conveniently located close to the transport hub with the main Taichung train and bus stations, where you can practically travel to any west coast cities and be back within the same day, like Sun Moon Lake and Lugang Mazu Temple. This will leave you plenty of time to explore and visit many more cities during your stay.

    Taichung is located in the center of west coast. There are a wide variety of places where you can go sightseeing. If you prefer historical sites, you may wish to rediscover the old Taichung, or you can head to Taichung Park (built in 1903), Miyahara Eye Hospital (built in 1927), Jiguang shopping street (built in the 60s), Zhonghua Night market (the oldest in Taichung). However, on the other hand, If you prefer something modern, you may wish to visit the new Taichung, Rainbow Village, National Taichung Theater, Wan-ping park and Park Lane by CMP. Moreover, if you prefer nature, you may wish to visit Taichung County Gaomei Wetlands Wildlife Refuge, Wuling Farm and Bald Cypress. Finally, If none of the above is of interest to you, there are always mouth-watering (and very yummy!) traditional food available at the Tunghai night market, Feng Chia Night Market, traditional morning market and sunset market for your tummy to enjoy...

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
    Help around the house
    Charity Work
    Language practice
    Art Projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet
    Teaching

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We are looking for volunteers who enjoy interacting with people from other cultures, who enjoy participating in activities and meeting new friends. We occasionally arrange different kinds of activities such as Korean Food Night, Shaved Ice Party, Jazz Concert and many more. Let's join us!

  • Help

    Help

    We need more than 5 volunteers to come and join us.
    The main duty will simply be housekeeping and cleaning:
    - Minimum length of stay is 1 week.
    - Daily help hours are from 11am to 3pm, or evening time
    - 2 days off per week.
    - Provide delicious lunch on the help day.

    You can participate in virtually any tasks about hostels that you can think of. We always welcome those with creative mind or special talent like gardening, photography, design, singing and more. Please feel free to ask and remember to bargain with your talent. We welcome you to join us anytime!

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Chinese (Mandarin): Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Volunteers will be arranged to sleep in a dorm room with 4 bunk beds, which male and female rooms are separated. We offer the following facilities:
    - Passcode lock system for main entrance and also for each room
    - Elevator to reach every floor
    - All rooms are air-conditioned with WiFi
    - Shower/Toilet with 24hrs hot and cold water available
    - Shampoo & Body wash & Hair dryer
    - Coin washing machine and spin dryer
    - Individual socket beside each bed
    - Free locker
    - Free Wi-Fi and shared computer
    - Shared kitchen (induction cooker, refrigerator, microwave, toaster, utensils…)
    - Shared lounge (complementary coffee, tea bag, milk tea and TV)
    -Travel information

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We strive to provide a cozy, friendly and home-like hostel to all travelers so they can integrate into the environment, learn new thing, and also experience what they wish to know for a long time but not familiar with yet. We hope to see you soon in our hostel and bring home with you a once in a lifetime experience.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 251756464696