Volunteering at a Hostel – Meet Caleb

14 May 2015 Posted by Susan in Traveling

The first group of volunteers at Room2Board all seemed to be from the University of Vermont.  My son, Bronson, graduated from there in 2012 and all his friends seemed to think Room2Board would be the perfect first “job”.  Caleb joined the staff in November and we are…

Working at a hostel: Behind the Scenes

27 Apr 2015 Posted by Susan in Traveling

To the right of the reception desk at Room2Board, there is a small office where you can find Carolina busy at work. She started at Room2Board as our General Manger,  just a month after we opened our doors in May. Carolina (or Caro as we…

So You Want to Volunteer at a Hostel

12 Apr 2015 Posted by Susan in Traveling

Ever want to ditch your day job and travel for a while?  Well that’s what some of our Room2Board volunteers have done!  This is the first in a long series (we have a constant rotating group of great volunteers) introducing you to our volunteers at…

Costa Rica Waterfall Tours: Trip Review

08 Apr 2015 Posted by Ben Osborne in Tours

Just outside the town of Jaco, high up in the mountains, lie many untouched natural wonders left to be discovered. While not many humans choose to make there residence in the mountains, there is plenty of wildlife and beautiful natural scenery. In order to access…

This is not your Typical Hostel Food!

21 Mar 2015 Posted by Susan in Food and Beverages

Fernando, Room2Board’s chef  started working at Room2Board this past summer.  He has created a great menu for Room2Board, that not only includes typical Costa Rican food, but food from around the world.  We get rave reviews about his food all the time.  No one leaves hungry. …

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