We are a work in progress coffee, little hostel and educational center located in the heart of the city Talca. We are a Chilean and german couple that live in this beautiful house.
DIY and building projects
Help with Eco Projects
Help around the house
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
We are a Chilean and german couple, that speaks a lot of languages, spanish, german, english and portuguese, so you can practice your skills in any of those languages. We live in a region full of nature, with beautiful parks, lakes and waterfalls that are very close. Also we have the beach an hour away and one of us is a ceramic artist, so if you are into arts we can have a lots of conversations about it. We traveled quite a bit of the world and still are keen to see more of it. We like to exchange our experiences and can gave each other tips about special places to visit.
We are improving and working on renovating the different areas of the house, we need help working on the renovation of the kitchen, some rooms and also common areas like the dining room or the living room as well as the garden. For that you will need some basic construction skills for example wood work or laying tiles. We would appreciate as well when you know something about eco friendly constructions like solar panels or rainwater collection.
WE have an outside room with private bathroom that we want renovate. we will provide you with warm water and food the days that you are working .
in your free time you can visit the center, cine hoyts or casino. if you are more into nature like us then talca have a beautiful park that leads to a river. if you want to grab a bike and make a tour, we can borrow you one of ours. you can easily make a trip to the beach by train
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week