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Homestay Province of Catania, Italy

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This host receives lots of worldpackers and has a high average rating, being recognized by the community as a Top Host.
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This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Immerse yourself in the local culture
10 travelers recommend this host for those looking for a local cultural immersion
Connect with the locals
8 travelers recommend this host to have close contact with locals
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What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Web Developer
Help develop and maintain websites.
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What you get


Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Tours
We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!
Free Hiking Tours
We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!
Free Parties
Get free entrance for the best parties in town.
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
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The Experience

Abbiamo collaborato con diversi creatori e programmatori di siti web ma ciò che sempre manca è il coinvolgimento di chi fa il sito con il sentimento del luogo e delle persone che lo vivono Passiamo del tempo insieme e creiamo un sito differente

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  • Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or pairs)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Stay at least
30 days

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Hours & Tasks


Home Stay


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How this experience will transform you

10 Immersing in the local culture

8 Meeting locals

8 Meeting international travelers

6 Developing social awareness

3 Practicing English

2 Creating true social impact

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It was a truly amazing and one of a kind experience working with Daria. I can truly say that I became a strong and more cultured individual. Had fulfilling days living life in Catania and truly found myself feeling cozy and comfortable at Casa Daria. I would recommend this volunteer for anyone that is ready to learn and grow, the work was demanding at many time but with a small time frame off the day leaving time to explore and indulge in all that the city and Scalia has to offer. Thank you very much Daria, for the opportunity!

4 months ago



This was my first Worldpackers experience, and I was positively surprised! Daria is a hardworking woman, and she made sure to teach us the same ways to work hard. But besides work I felt welcomed in her home and around her friends. They brought us in, and made the whole experience more authentic!
I wouldn’t trade the experience for anything, and I am sure to visit Catania and Daria again sometime soon!

Big thumbs up!👍🏾👍🏾

8 months ago



One of the best experiences ever that will remain in my mind forever.
Daria! a special and unique person, very welcoming, and friendly.
I have learned a lot of new things concerning the hospitality industry, housekeeping, Catania, Sicilia, marketing and sustainability. It is truly an enriching experience.
Tasks depend on your skills, but you can take the initiative to do something.
Daria will not stay watching you while you are doing your task, so you have to be an honest, trustworthy and responsible person. I've enjoyed every moment working here 🥰🥰🥰❤️ I feeI home ❤️ grazie mille Daria .

9 months ago



So good!

10 months ago



I had a great time in Casa d'Aria and I met wonderful people there that I hope I can keep in touch with!! We did all kind of work and we had plenty of space for us to relax, eat and live together.
Daria was so nice to us and showed us some places of Catania that we wouldn't have seen if not for her.

I really enjoyed this experience and i'd love to repeat it some day!!!

Grazzie di tutto!!!

11 months ago

Daria replied

Caro Biel, mi sono divertita molto con tutti voi e siete bellissimi ognuno con le vostre diverse qualità. Adoro ospitarvi per questo e mi fate sentire sempre viva con la vostra energia. Sarai sempre il benvenuto quando vorrai

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Hosted by Daria

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This host usually answers to 30% of the messages
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1 published videos
This host has 1 published videos showing a little bit about their place

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