Stories

Chef to the world

Watch how being able to cook helped Leo travel the world exchanging his skills for awesome experiences.

Your voice. Your experience. Your story.

See how people are inspired to change their lives through Worldpackers.

Desert Wayfarer

A story about Caio, the traveler who left the bright city lights to explore a desolate desert.

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Travelers

Miwa

My volunteer experience at Telstar Hostel was spectacular! I am grateful that I was surrounded by very supportive, caring crew here at the hostel. When I arrived in Brazil, all I knew in Portuguese was "obrigado". After two months, my Portuguese improved immensely with the help of people I met at the hostel.

Miwa Kimura

From Japan to Telstar Hostel in São Paulo, Brazil
Austin

Being at the Felicidade Hostel has definitely helped me explore France and allowed me to be immersed in the French culture. I've already learned so much in the short time that I've been here.

Austin Taylor

From the USA to Felicidade Hostel in Paris, France
Karolina

I'll find a way to pay U back for the best 3 months of my life! Worldpackers is totally responsible for my great transformation: this beautiful new me.

Karolina Cieslak

From Poland to Did’s Hostel in São Paulo, Brazil

Hosts

Maximo

Worldpackers introduced us to a new world and helped us connect with volunteers from around the world. It’s really easy to use and allows us to manage all of our volunteer needs throughout the year, which is very important in our sector.

Maximo Moring

Kokua Hostel, Costa Rica
Sarah

Volunteers are an invaluable part of our hostel. They come up with new ideas, different perspectives and freshen up our routines. We teach each other and learn together, so at the end of the day, we improve and are able to provide a better service for our guests.

Sara Alho

Destinations Hostel, Portugal
Raphael

This is awesome! It has been a fantastic, really enriching experience thus. It’s a great feeling knowing those that are helping out really want to be at your hostel. I am definitely going to continue with Worldpackers.

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