Join our new recycled hostel and learn more about different cultures languages and ecological projects in Piura, Peru

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Peru

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    24/09/2020

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  • Description

    Description

    I'm mechanical engineer and the owner of this hostel, located in Piura, northern Peru. I'm a traveler and i love meet people and learn about different cultures.

    We are looking for friendly and fun volunteers to help in: reception, cleaning, construction, landscaping or ecological projects for the hostel. We're located in a great area of the city because everything is near us: Supermarket, Restaurants, ATM, Malls, all the major bus stations for your continued travel to everywhere and anywhere. There's also a huge open market about a 5-minute walk from our hostel where you can buy fresh fruits and vegetables. It's a fun adventure walking through the different areas of this market, and everything is really cheap.

    If you want to feel like a local and learn more about other cultures and languages and take a rest after your trip this is your place.

    From Piura Main city it's easy to go to all of Northern Peru's beaches, just walk from the Hostel to the bus stop and within about 45 minutes, you're at the closest beach. 💚🌵 In your free time you can enjoy a relaxing visit next to the river in AQUALUNA or you can help us with our charity in a Children's House (5 minutes walking from the Hostel). Discover all the beaches that Piura has to offer, or go to the mountains in Piura or discover all the towns that we have in the Northern Peru.

    For us, our volunteers are the heart of the Hostel. Without volunteers the heart does not beat. Guys, you are always part of our family.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Hospitality/Tourism
    Language practice
    Art Projects

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You get the chance to practice english or spanish. We receive guests and volunteers from all over the world. In addition, you can learn about different cultures and languages. You can also share experiences about your travels and get tips and suggestions from other travelers, and also learn about Perú and all the tourist places that Piura offers.
    The best delicious food of the country is from Piura and you can feel how local people live because you have everything near the Hostel =D Also the biggest local market is near us where you can discover all the vegetables and fruits we have in Perú.

  • Help

    Help

    I have a degree in Mechanical Engineering and I have work experience as a carpenter and electrician. I enjoy working in groups and with my hands. I took Spanish classes for 4 years, but my Spanish is moderate at best.
    I am not afraid of hard physical work and I enjoy socializing.

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We offer accommodation in a shared room. Volunteers can use the kitchen to prepare their meals and always have a free communal lunch, prepared by one or more of our volunteers.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Minimum time of volunteering: 10 days
    Free accommodation and some other special treats.
    Local market is near the Hostel where you can buy cheap, fresh and delicious food. We have full kitchen.

  • 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

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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