Share in our culture and help us grow our hostel in Klang, Malaysia

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Malaysia

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    27/10/2020

  • Last email replied

    Reply rate

    66.7 %

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    within 10 days

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  2020 

 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a backpackers' hostel and a creative space located in Klang, Selangor Malaysia.

    We are looking for energetic and passionate travellers to help us spread the word about our hostel.

    Royal Klang is a historic and multicultural city only one hour from Kuala Lumpur by train. You can discover the islands of Pulau Ketam and Sungai Lima and taste our unique local cuisine as our city is the hometown of the Bah Kut Teh dish. Klang has good links to other places in Malaysia and you can also take a boat to Sumatra.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Teaching
    Gardening
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    Hospitality/Tourism
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Discover Klang, learn about the area and it's people and help to grow local tourism.

  • Help

    Help

    In 2020, we are looking for artists and travellers to help us for installations for our festivals and events. If you have experience in any of following, we will be delighted to host you:

    1) Physical art exhibitions
    2) Social media or SEO
    3) Blogging and travel writing
    4) Giving talks and presentations
    5) Working in a tourism industry or in a hostel

    Typical working day is 3 hours work in one of the following position:
    1. “Ask Me” Volunteer: Promote our business to tourists and locals and help direct people to our hostel with a dedicated map. It's easy!

    2. Write travelogues to promote Klang as a weekend destination or day trip from Kuala Lumpur: To do this, you will Join the “Heritage Walk” Tour organized by local government on weekends. When tour ends, write your travelogue so we can share in our official website.

    3. Audio Guide Translation: Help us to translate our audio guide to your languages so customers can scan the audio guide QR code and your voice will be guiding them through the tour, isn’t that cool?

    4. Be an ambassador for our hostel: Socialise with guests and host activities such as board games, potluck party and movie nights along with the local staff. Talk with locals and enjoy the experience of meeting new people.

    5. Help us to write reviews on social media: If you really love our hostel, share with your friends and families and who knows they might visit too!

    6. Star in a video: Zi Tu, our official AV partner, hopes to bring the world together by telling stories of people’s homelands. Tell us about your experience in Klang and we will share it with locals to let them know about the beauty of your country.

    7. General Housekeeping: Help us maintain our hostel clean and tidy space with high standards.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Japanese: Fluent
    Malay: Fluent
    Chinese (Mandarin): Fluent
    Chinese (Cantonese): Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We are a modern hostel with comfortable dorm bed with privacy curtain, aircond and lockers.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    - Royal Selangor
    - Little India
    - Jalan Stesen 1
    - Religion Triangle
    - Second Railway and British Colonial Style
    - Malaysia's only double decker bridge
    - Pre-war Building
    - Pulau Ketam (By Ferry)
    - Kuala Selangor (By Bus)
    - Shah Alam (By KTM)

  • 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?

    One

  • ...

    Hours expected

    15 hours/week

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Host ref number: 413289473665