Reading Time: 3 minutes Working in hostels can be as much fun as tiring. After all, customer service is quite demanding. Most of the people who work in the hospitality industry are travellers themselves. I’m convinced that each receptionist can share some interesting story from their work. While I work, I always think that there are some things that […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes For a certain amount of time my family was chasing me with the bold remarks: ‘so maybe you should try to look for work where they will actually pay you’, ‘you can’t work for free the whole life’ and so on… Until they’ve got used to my lifestyle.
Reading Time: 6 minutes *If you have no idea what a ‘no show’ is just take a look at my hostel dictionary Another lovely day at work, behind the reception desk. We are almost at the end of the year, so it is getting busy in the hostel. The next few days it will be 100% or even 102% […]
Reading Time: 6 minutes As you might have noticed I change my places of living quite often. And while it might not be anything surprising anymore, as we live in the era of digital nomads, I must say that I’m not part of this group. I do not work remotely and hostels define my lifestyle. Many times I’ve been […]
Reading Time: 4 minutes The night shift. Hate it or love, there comes the time in each receptionist career that they find themselves behind the front desk at night. Luckily I wasn’t privileged with it too many times. But today…ekhem tonight is my night….