Enjoy excellent off road riding in Boquete, Panama and help cooking healthy but traditional food for your host.



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 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

  • Description


    I am a recently widowed retired person, passionate about horses and competition. I do barrel racing and other events with my quarter horses and also have a business building apartments and renting them out here in Boquete. I know the area very well and can provide good insights and advice for work away guests.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Language practice

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    They will have use of a car. The host has accommodation for couples. The riding is excellent off road through coffee farms and mountain trails. Boquete provides opportunities for hiking, bird watching, learning Spanish and enjoying the beautiful gardens around the home. Excellent hiking ,camping, running meditation, peace , discussions , chance to read great books , Churchill , etc , political ,religious , options , opinions , on life , religion ,life choices and sexual choices , finding what makes you tick . I will listen to all opinions and discuss ,debate etc , I am old, fit and have seen , experience, travelled my things . You will hear the truth as I see it . I will listen . The

  • Help


    Cooking healthy but traditional food for host (single retired male widower) and shopping. Once or twice a week cooking for a dinner party 6-8 friends. Host owns three competition quarter horses and is also looking for help to exercise the horses 2-3 hrs per day.

    The host has stable hands and cleaning staff. Etc These roles are to fill a more skilled need for providing good european style food and exercising well trained horses.

  • Languages spoken

    French: Fluent
    English: Intermediate
    Spanish: Intermediate

  • Accommodation


    Double and single rooms. Able to have couples. Private bathroom in double room and hot water. Single room does not have private bathroom but high quality hot water facility. They also have use of a very simple kitchen for making simple things when not in the house and in the house there are two kitchens with very good facilities.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The host is very flexible about the time commitment. It will be no more than 25 hrs a week 5 hrs for 5 days but could be less as his food needs are not that demanding being a single man.

  • 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?


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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week ,you ,we will try and fit around one another with good will

Host ref number: 559777687971