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Help us to grow and develop our cooking school in Chiang Mai and learn Thai Akha food .

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 Min stay requested: 1 month or more



  • Description


    !!Last Minutes!!
    25 February 2022 - We need help in a village in the north of Thailand writing contents for a new tours we plan to open soon. English writing contents. Stay in a Farm with local family. 2 Spots open for 1 month minimum.
    The village is called ThaTon, 1 hour from Chiang Rai and 3 hour north from Chiang Mai.
    Thank you and we hope to have here with us soon!

    We are a cooking school in Chiang Mai, the “Akha” people immigrated and became citizens of Thailand in the early 1900’s through China, Laos and Myanmar.
    There are now 80,000 Akha people living in small villages in the mountains of Thailand.

    This place is is run by Akha people who were born and raised in Thailand.
    We are looking for people who can help us to grow and develop our business. So we can spread the words about Akha tribe and culture.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will learn and try to cook Thai food and akha food. (All the dishes that we offer to the class.) You will stay with us and with the worker. We are like friends and family. You will live and experience local Thai Akha life- style. You get to go visiting Akha village and maybe stay over night there in the jungle. You will learn basic Thai language. Our workers will love to improve their english exchange with Thai. You will have a chance to see local side of Thailand not touristic area. When we have free time. We love going for hiking and trekking or Mountain bike around Chiang Mai city to visiting the lake, dam, hot spring, national park and temples. You are welcome to join us.

  • Help


    1. We need English writer or editor to improve our recipes book. Or a blogger who can write about our dishes or activity about our classes. Must have passion about food and love to eat. You will get to try all the dishes that you have to write. And love going to the local market to see and know all the ingredients.
    2. We are looking for social media, Youtube, Instagram, Facebook, advertiser or Photography.
    3. Skill required: Wordpress (we need to edit and post all our recipes in our web)
    4. Help us to launch a new blog: Tips and Tricks about food and things to do in Thailand
    Required 4 hours a day. sometime depends on the project.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent
    Thai: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation


    You will be provided a free place to stay, Double beds, toilet inside, basic room. Thai style Apartment, the same compound as our cooking school. Kitchen are open and share with our worker and school, food allowance. If we have 2 Workaway volunteer in the same time you might have to share the room.
    Free wifi connection. Free drinking water, Fresh local grown coffee, tea.
    Free city bicycle.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are located inside Chiang Mai old city wall. There are many different temples or park you can spend your free time. Its specially the park near our cooking school, 5 minutes bycicle, you can join free yoga, arabic dance, basic gym etc. Its 10 minutes walking to night club and bar. Chiang Mai is a easy going city 10 -20 minutes drive you will be in mountain with different trekking tail and Water falls.

  • 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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 4 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 631257343133

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