Halo! I am chatrina a 21 years old girl. I work with my team. They are ragil (21),sinta(21),resti (21), john (22).We are friendly and open minded people. We are a youth group who are excited to be able to speak English and exchange our interesting culture each other.We are from English conversation in a small city called Klaten. It is located between Yogyakarta and Solo in central Java. A half hour from yogyakarta airport and we have many interesting tourism places where we can learn about javanese culture and you will get worth experience that you can not get from your country.
You will feel comfortable here because klaten is safe city and most of the people here are friendly. There are some industries that you can visit and learn how to make it such as tofu factory, soon factory (glass noodle), tempe factory, ceramics industry, batik industry.Snorkling in ponggok (spring water) the famous tourism here and swimming in other spring water swimming pool such as manten, pluneng,susuhan and etc. You can enjoy your dinner in floating restaurants in rowo jombor(lake). There are some temples that you can visit and learn about the history such as Plaosan Temple and Ijo Temple.
You can Enjoy sunset in Tebing Breksi,a hill that is made by the people,learning how to make a papet or we call it "wayang". Oh do you know our traditional music? Gamelan!? Yap! You can also learn how to play gamelan music and learn javanese song if you like singing.Learn about language is so fun so if you want to learn indonesian language or javanese language we will be pleasure to help you. Let you know gender and age its not a problem for us. So are you ready to study and have fun?!
You will know more about the most important culture of Indonesian culture and also you will get knowledge about the history place in Central Java especially in Klaten
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
We need your help to teach English Conversation the students in our English course and other friends(English speaking group) to make them speak confidentally (not only native speakers and teacher). Willing to share experience and easy going is the best way to make them happy studying English.
You will stay in my house with my little family but if you are more than 1 you will stay in the homestay.
We will serve breakfast, for lunch and dinner you may choose or get it by yourself around the homestay. Last but not least we like to go out for dinner!
We show you around by motorcycle. And also you could go around the village or town by bicycle.
From klaten you could also go by bus or together with us by motorcycle to Merapi mountain or other place outside Klaten such as Prambanan Temple, Borobudur Temple, Malioboro, Keraton Solo or Keraton Yogyakarta (a palace), beach, Tea Garden, Zoo, Pine Forest, etc.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 4 days a week