Different types of help needed at start of Ha Giang loop, Vietnam

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Vietnam

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    12/12/2019

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a family run hostel with two restaurants (one in Ha Giang and one in Dong Van) and a new tea shop.
    We help all kinds of travellers in organizing their Ha Giang Loop: we rent out motorbikes and give all the information necessary and organize tours from our hostel. We are located next to the river in Ha Giang, close to shops, cafes and lots of restaurants. The Ha Giang loop is the highlight of Vietnam for many travellers.

    Ann is the hostel manager: super friendly, really helpful and always happy! She knows the Ha Giang loop inside out and she is a great host for both you and the guests. Our staff is really friendly and always laughing, making jokes. They will help you out whenever you need and answer any questions you have regarding the work. Also they can really benefit from your English and you from their Vietnamese. The owner is very welcoming and we try to make everyone feel like part of the family!
    We have family lunch (volunteers and staff) and family dinner (volunteers, staff, hostel guests) every day. This is always a fun time where we share food, stories and good laughs. It is a great way to meet local people and fellow travellers.

    Our restaurants offer a wide variety of food (local, Vietnamese and Western) and are busy every day. Our tea shop sells lots of types of tea, which you can learn how to make too!

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Help in the house
    Helping with Tourists
    Charity work
    Language practice
    Art project
    Help with Computers / internet
    Teaching

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    1. Language: You able to learn Vietnamese, Tay, Dao, Thai (which are ethnic groups living on moutain) languages, exchange culture, learn how to cook moutain food.
    2. Motorbike skills: you able to learn 3 types of motorbike: semi automatic, manual, automatic.
    3. News from all over the world daily: you are the one talk to travelleres who come from evrywhere on the Earth.
    4.Soft skills: living with us, talking to new people everyday will help you develop your soft skills.

  • Help

    Help

    The main job is explaining the details about the Ha Giang Loop. It is highly recommended you do the loop before you start the workaway (we can help you plan this!). It is not only an amazing experience, it also makes explaining a lot easier.
    We also always need help with general hostel things: doing reception work.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, Vietnamese

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Dorm room accommodation.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    You can explore Ha Giang and surroundings!
    Free to use our new motorbikes. We can learn you how!

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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