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Mompos is an old colonial town by the river Magdalena, the longest river in Colombia. Mompos' old buildings, traditional architecture and the calm pace of life give it a unique charm that has enchanted generations of travelers.
Our hostel is placed on a beautiful square right by the river, in the centre of this historical town. We focus on sharing the local culture by recovering old myths and legends through art and photography.
While here you will be able to visit the town and get to know its' history or go on river tours, where you will see inumerous birds, iguanas, monkeys and caimans. This is also a place for travelers seeking for a calm and relaxing stop. You will find you self spending afternoons reading in hammocks or just talking with local people on the town's many squares.
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
Help with Computers/ Internet
Mompos is an extremely important town in the history of Colombia so the perfect place to learn about the country and regions' history, culture and legends. You will be able to do all this while recharging your energies in our beautiful riverside hostel!
1) Reception / helping with tourists:
(basicly work in the reception) we need some help with reservations (booking websites ). You will check all the reservations and make sure of the disponibility , welcoming guests, show them to their beds, explain the, the mapping of the town and location of the different places etc.
2) Art projects:
-we are looking for creative people which are able to paint in the wall, graffitis or other beautiful and abstract images.
- We are still working in the decoration and ubucation of the hostel and the coffe shop so any help with that is welcomed
3) Social media and communication
Helping with our social media accounts, taking photos, making posts...
Any video or website making skills would be really welcomed!
We need some beautiful hands to take care our plants and provide them some love and water. Some inspiration to improve our small garden would be great!
This host offers a language exchange
Nos gustaria poder mejorar nuestras habilidades en frances e italiano, si hay alguien que se anime, bienvenido. :)
You will be sleeping in a bunk bed in a dorm room.
We offer to our workwayers breakfast . For dinner we might sometimes have "family meals", otherwise you can use our kitchen every time during the day.
for breakfast: typical colombian breakfast, with eggs, arepas, coffee, bread, milk and granola.
When in your free days you will be able to visit other places around and in the caribbean coast and stay for free in any of our partner hostels!
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Maximum 25 hours / week