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  • last activity

    Last activity

    10/08/2022

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    90.5 %

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    within 15 days

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 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a backpacker hostel in of Puebla, Mexico, a safe, thriving city of over one million inhabitants located among majestic mountains. The colonial center of the city is located just minutes away on foot from our hostel, and from Puebla one can easily reach numerous sites of natural beauty and historical significance.
    Spanish speakers preferred (at least intermediate level).

    Our staff is composed of me (Efraín), my wife (Julissa), and five temporary volunteer.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice
    Help around the house
    Hospitality/Tourism
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We are very enthusiastic about improving our English, and we hope you are enthusiastic about speaking Spanish as well. We are new to the hostel business, so we hope to learn from your travel experiences, while at the same time showing you how we've adapted the environment of a backpackers' hostel to the particulars of Mexican culture. If you come here, we will surely spend many hours on our rooftop patio overlooking downtown Puebla, talking about our respective countries over coffee or tea.

  • Help

    Help

    Day to day duties chiefly consist of cleaning common areas, dormitories, and bathrooms. Travelers who have skills or experience which could contribute to maintenance are encouraged to apply (e.g. carpentry, electrical, house-painting, etc.). If you have some other skill that you think could be helpful to us, please include this information in your inquiry. Your schedule will be five days of work and two days off, with shifts lasting five hours.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Spanish: Fluent
    English: Intermediate

    This host offers a language exchange
    Our staff are constantly working on improving our English, and would appreciate your help with this. In exchange, we can help you work on Spanish.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Workawayers will be given a bunk in one of our dormitories.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    On your days off, there are numerous sights to see, from the historic center of Puebla, to neighboring Cholula which is the site of the world's largest pyramid. You can reach natural wonders such as Cortes' Pass, the waterfalls of Ahuehuetle, or La Malinche Volcano by bus. Mexico City is about 3 hours away by bus, making it a very convenient weekend getaway.

  • 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

    Nuestros visitantes nómadas digitales pueden trabajar perfecto con el internet de alta velocidad instalado en todas las áreas del hostel.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    5 hours a day, 5 days a week




Host ref number: 646481882968