Autumn in Pitlochry

Here goes another HelpX experience I got! I begin the 3-month trip slowly by staying in Pitlochry for two weeks. It’s a tiny town in Perthshire, Scotland, with only 2,776 population. I’m working as a cleaner at Pitlochry Backpackers Hotel in exchange for free accommodation and breakfast. But this time, I will get paid £35 per week for 4-hour working per day. I arrived on … Continue reading Autumn in Pitlochry

Toss the Beer in the Hill

It’s been ages since I arrived and started volunteering in Banavie. I had a great time and pretty much enjoying all the works. During the first three days, I had not many tasks to do as there were only 3 to 5 people staying at the hostel. Works usually start at 10 a.m. (sometimes an hour early during peak time) until midday. Jo or Daniel will give … Continue reading Toss the Beer in the Hill

The Highlander: Banavie, Banavie

I have never thought that it would be a great idea to be out of town for a while. This is the story: Living in Glasgow, somehow, is tedious. The monotone life from my flat to the library, walking in the same road (it’s just an excuse!), looking at the same view (another excuse!) and having homogenous things every single day has pushed me to do … Continue reading The Highlander: Banavie, Banavie