Michelle & Andrew

From: Ireland & United States

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    Account Type

    Couple account

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    Travelling to

    Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru

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    Travel dates

    20/12/2017 - 20/12/2020

  • Badges

    Top Workawayer

  • Our status

    At home

  • Description

    Hi hosts!

    We will be spending the next two years exploring South America.

    We love the outdoors and exploring new places. Hiking, camping, cycling, horseback riding, caving and good times with old and new friends.

    We are looking forward always to new adventures!

    We are most excited in opportunities that would allow us to design & create furniture, or to work with horses.

  • Skills and knowledge we'd like to share or learn

    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
    Life at a Farmstay
    Eco Projects
    Helping around the house
    Animal Care
    Charity Work
    Language practice
    Art Projects
    Helping with Computers/ Internet
  • More details about your skills

    We have spent the past few years working on carpentry projects for multiple workaway hosts in Mexico, Central America and South America. We have designed and built from raw materials;
    - sunloungers
    - kitchen cabinets and countertops
    - kitchen storage crates
    - side tables
    - window frames
    - window casing
    - window screens
    - closet/wardrobe
    - lighting fixtures
    - shelving units
    - towel racks
    - toilet paper dispensers
    - benches
    - saw horses
    (Some photos below)

    Andrew is a trained carpenter. He has 15 years construction experience in multiple applications of the trade. Other experiences include horse care and farming, and food preparation and service. He speaks fluently in English and Spanish.

    Michelle is a trained mechanical engineer and technical draftsperson in the building services industry.
    Other experiences include retail and coffee/food preparation and service. She speaks fluently in English and has basic Spanish.

    We are hardworking, resourceful and reliable. We can design, build, and decorate. We can care for animals.

    We are open to hearing about any opportunity you have to offer 🙂

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Beginner

  • Age

    31 & 36

  • Nationality

    Irish & American

  • Some more information

    • Smoker

    • Driver's licence

    • Allergies

    • Special dietary requirements