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Update March 2022: The hostel is CLOSED until May.
Help is needed for June, July, August, September, and October.
The following info is from Skopje U.S. Embassy's website. To enter the country, you must have one of the following:
Vaccination certificate with two doses of the COVID-19 vaccine;
Negative PCR test taken within 72 hours prior to travel;
Negative rapid antigen test taken within 48 hours prior to travel; or
Certificate of COVID-19 recovery issued within the previous 45 days, counting from the day of recovery.
Also, to enter any business - bars, cafes, restaurants, etc. - you must show proof of vaccination.
Hello! My name is Gene and I am from Los Angeles, California. I have a hostel, since July 2018, located in the quiet fishing village of Radožda, on Lake Ohrid in North Macedonia. It is a small hostel, offering rest and relaxation in a safe, friendly, and clean environment. Within the hostel premises are the following: garden, terrace, fully-stocked kitchen, common room, five rooms for accommodation, laundry facilities, two bathrooms, and also, stand-up paddleboards and bicycles. In the village there are beaches, hills for hiking, two markets, a bus to the city of Struga, the best fish restaurants in the country, a 13th-century cave church, and the Via Egnatia (2nd century Roman road). Detailed info below regarding tasks and activities.
Proyectos de construcción y bricolaje
Enjoy everything the hostel and the lake region has to offer. Make day trips to anywhere around the lake and beyond the lake area. Make friends with international guests and learn about their part of the world. Interact with the locals and learn about their history, culture, food, etc.
Este anfitrión ofrece alojamiento y paga.
El anfitrión ha indicado que pagará al menos el salario mínimo por hora de su país por cada hora trabajada y que también ofrecerá alojamiento. Pide ayuda con un negocio o una actividad empresarial. Ponte en contacto directamente con el anfitrión mediante la mensajería de la página para obtener más información y detalles sobre el salario ofrecido. Cualquier acuerdo con el anfitrión debe cerrarse por anticipado.
This is a seasonal hostel, open from June until October.
With the pandemic, we only need 1 helper at a time. No couples, no friends, no exceptions.
3-week minimum stay.
Anyone wanting to help for 1 month or longer gets higher consideration.
5 hours a day, 5 days a week.
We are looking for people who will be thorough.
Duties: changing beds, emptying trash bins, vacuuming and mopping floors, cleaning windows, doing laundry, cleaning the terrace and balconies, cleaning the kitchen, and other simple tasks.
2. Socialize with guests. You don't have to be best friends with everyone, but introduce yourself and chat a little.
Help them with info and help them with paddleboards or bicycles.
3. Maybe some easy diy project, like painting (which also requires sanding).
4. Maybe some easy gardening, like pulling weeds.
5. Must be respectable, polite, friendly, and professional to everyone at all times. This is very important as one person was the opposite, and was immediately removed.
Bed in a mixed-dorm room, free breakfast, and free laundry. Free use of paddleboards and bicycles but guests have priority.
Within the village: swim, paddleboard, fish, cycle around, walk the Via Egnatia (2nd century Roman road), hike the surrounding hills, visit the 13th-century Orthodox Cave Church (of St. Archangel Michael), enjoy a meal at the best fish restaurants in the country, explore other parts of the village, interact with the locals.
If you like hiking, we know the mountaineering club in Struga, so you can get info for hiking (Jablanica mountain range or Galichica National Park) or join them on a hike. We also know hikers and rock climbers in Mavrovo National Park. You can also get info about Pelister National Park.
Also, there is paragliding, wakeboarding and waterskiing, sailing and boat cruises, ATV tours, and various rural-tourism tours. These activities are not free.
Other notable places around the lake:
The city of Struga, the village of Kalishta (with a monastery with a 14th-century Orthodox cave church), the village of Vevchani (known for its springs), Jablanica mountain range (for hiking), the city of Ohrid, Bay of Bones Museum, Saint Naum Monastery (where there are beautiful springs that feed the lake, and peacocks), Galichica National Park (for hiking and views of Lake Prespa). On the Albanian side of the lake, there is the village of Lin and the city of Pogradec. There are many other places around the lake to visit.
City of Bitola (cultural capital and Pelister National Park), Mavrovo National Park, the wine region of Kavadarci, and Skopje. You can learn about the many other places here and in neighboring countries.
Acceso a Internet
Acceso a Internet limitado
Puede alojar familias
5 hours a day, 5 days a week
Son opciones de calificación adicionales para cuando los miembros dejan sus comentarios. Se muestra la calificación media dejada en cada opción.
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