Volunteering at an office with a swimming pool

Volunteering at an office with a swimming pool

What a great way to travel, trade work for a place to stay and delicious food on your plate. That it would work out this well, I didn’t expect. But I can say it was love at first sight when I read the workaway advertisement. A Belgium couple, palmtrees in the background, close to my favourite beaches of Tayrona park and Palomino and a nice challenge for me to work on.

What a great way to travel, trade work for a place to stay and delicious food on your plate

Finca Carpe Diem swimming pool and dormitories

Kobe and Nele asked me to created a new website and work on the translation of texts from Dutch to English and the promotion of the hostel online. After a day of getting to know the property and a day of research, we starting working on the new website. The choice for WordPress was a quick one. easy to maintain, good and clean design option and with more options for the future when there will be a bigger budget for online communication.

Every morning and evening I sit with my laptop at a wooden table in the restaurant while a breeze makes the early heath pleasantly fresh. In the afternoons, we go to one of the swimming spots, hang in the swimming pool with our books held dry above the water, or visit the cocoa farm nearby. If I could take this life and the great people of Carpe Diem with me in a box to Amsterdam, I would. But then again, they are better off here for you and me to visit. On there little piece of paradise near Santa Marta.

If you are interested in volunteering, feel free to read more about what is required and what you will receive in return by visiting our volunteering page below.

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Rooms

Image Placeholder $ 160.000 - $ 240.000 COP

Ecohut with king size bed

Beautiful 35 m2 ecohut in the middle of the the hills, surrounded by lush forest. An incredible pool at only a few meters outside the cabin. Indigenous styled roof, made with palms from the tropical forest. Nice private bathroom with all services and trimmings, very comfortable king size mattress of the best quality and special...

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Image Placeholder $ 160.000 - $ 180.000 COP

Twin room with two individual beds and AC

A nice room with 2 single beds and private bathroom. The room is located in the second house on top of a hill with a small swimming pool and spectacular mountain view. The room comes with air conditioning, first quality mattresses and mosquito nets. The room is located 60 mts from the restaurant and reception

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Image Placeholder $ 45.000 - $ 55.000 COP

Dorm or family room with AC and 4 single beds

A nice room with 4 single beds and private bathroom. You can reserve only one bed or the whole room. The room is located in the second house on top of a hill with a small swimming pool and spectacular mountain view. The room comes with air conditioning, first quality mattresses and mosquito nets. The

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