You’ve never been in Berlin if you haven’t done this

by Paola Battista - 2015.02.19
You’ve never been in Berlin if you haven’t done this
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To those who had planned to make a visit to Berlin, an online platform also proposes to test the local volunteering. This is the idea of [v]ostel. Which has now revolutionized the concept of traveling, by introducing a glimmer of solidarity even in shortest stays in the capital. In fact, beyond photographs and tour in the main squares, holidaymakers will be offered a list of charitable activities to join with Berliners, in order to discover the city in all of its aspects and feel part of the community. It will be possible to re-paint benches, planting new flowers, preparing and serving a hot meal to the homeless people or preparing them a soft bed or clean clothes in a shelter of the capital. Everything while chatting at lunch with the locals, ready to welcome the willing tourists.

Published in Homelessness, Volunteering.
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