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Volunteer: Teaching English, Help the poor people, and build the school.
Share Cultures, foods and languages from different Countries!
Experience Vietnamese family and beautiful views in VN!
Welcome to Vietnam!
Friendly, Positive, wanna hang out, fun, knowledge, thoughful, flexible.
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Why I’m on Couchsurfing
Welcome CS to Amazing Vietnam,
We are a small organization that works with disadvantaged children in a small area in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
We offer accommodation to all nationalities and encourage them to teach the children about their country and the places that they have visited along the way, we rely heavily on their help as most of the children and students we have come from an impoverished background and the parents are unable to pay.
Sam is the boss and has also travelled extensively for study and sees that in his own area that the youth need opportunity to change the cycle of poverty and with Vietnam developing at such a fast rate English language is becoming essential for most employment whether it be in the construction field or tourism and hospitality. English is helping the next generation of Vietnamese to achieve a better standard of life.
Our students are between the age of 4 and above. We try to keep the groups in relevant levels of development and ability and also try to have groups of between 4 to 6 students per teacher so that they can assess each student and help them appropriately.
We use recognized materials i.e family and friends, Collins English(American version). We also try to have recognized newspapers( the telegraph, new York times) and use up to date media to give access to our students of current affairs and with English.
We encourage integration as we hope to discriminate against racism and other discrimination. We understand that children only learn this through learning and if we can help prevent it; it would be nice.
My programs aim is to broaden the experiences that students are limited to in the classroom. I want to bring the cultural differences, education, and experiences to the classroom so that students can grow and learn from each other and receive new perspectives of the world around them.
International English Class at Sampham home is a wonderful English class where Vietnamese local students are given the chance to hear from different speakers and discover what makes English so special. They will hear from educators from around the world, students from other countries, and study about cultures, language of teachers come from difference countries.
The lessons provided are based on real experiences and English books from Oxford University and International teachers who come from more than 50 countries and share with the leaders of tomorrow. Our aim is to make a better Vietnam.
Teacher English: TOIEC, TOEFL, IELTS, Speak Up.
Learning aims: To teach Culture and enable Vietnamese to develop at the same time as the country and give the opportunity.
Share & Receive: Culture, Friendship, Place to stay & Connections.
I have a large house( Sampham Homestay where I offer free holiday dorms for couch surfers & International friends (Native or Non-Native ) 01-10 days to stay (You save 05-10 USD/day) (*Free WIFI, AC, hot water...)
Our facilities that are free include but of course we can discuss anything and try to help in the best way we can:-
1. Scooter Lesson
3. Vietnamese lesson
4. Tips to travel to Saigon-Hanoi-Lao- Cambodia-Thailand-China
5. Tips to find quality motorbike & scooter.
6. Tips get VN Visa & extension visa.
7. Tips get the economy tour, open bus, ride a motorbike, car or train (Saigon- Vung Tau - Mui Ne - Da Lat - Nha Trang - Hoi An - Hue - Ha Noi - Ha Long Bay - Moc Chau- SaPa) - (Cambodia) Phnom Penh – Siem Reap - Bangkok – Chiang mai - Pai.
8. Tips to travel around Ho Chi Minh City:
- Ben Thanh Market, Saigon Post, War Museum, Independent Palace, Cathedral Notre-Dame, Sky Desk, Opera, Saigon Zoo, Pagoda, History-HCM-Woman-Art- Revolutionary Museum, Cho Lon Market, Water Puppets, Dinner on Cruises,
- Cu Chi Tunel & Cao Dai Temple.
- Can Gio Monkey Island - Vàm Sat Jungle.
- Mekong Delta (Saigon-My Tho-Ben Tre-Cai Be Floating Market - Vinh Long- Can Tho - Thot Not- Chau Doc - Ha Tien)
- Dalat -Nha Trang
- Phu Quoc island
- Con Dao Island
- Hanoi -Ha Long Bay - Sapa
- Saigon - Vung Tau
- Rach Gia -Phu Quốc island
9. To help couchsurfing & Internet/international friends have these problem in your trip: lost your passport, luggage, do visa, food poisoning, accident, incident, go to hospital, find English job, find room, do Internship & do Exchange culture.
SamPham home is the community network connecting people who want to give hands of help in volunteering for education to improve the living standard of local people.
We identify the needs and offer our placements for volunteers to join our network and contribute their time to support local communities.
To pair adults with diverse experiences with local students to enhance their educational experience by engaging them in cross-cultural dialogue and inter-disciplinary learning is astonishing to see what results we experience.
To help students preview their preconceptions about a culture, dispel any stereotypes and treat everyone the same.
I'm interested in travel, ride motorbike, make friends, teach English, do volunteers & help people.
Music, Movies, and Books
Music: Pop, Rock, Classical
Movies: Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
Doctor Zhivago (1965)
Books: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy (1877)
War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy (1869)
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain (1884)
Collections: Stamp, Motobikes, bikes, House, Books, Phone.
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
I have hosted & met CS - Inter travellers come from more than 51 countries !!! ^_^
There are more than 235 people would like to stay and meet me again!
I hope I will visit & meet them in their countries & Wish they host me again!!! ^_^
Teach, Learn, Share
I have a Sampham homestay where I offer FREE:
Interactive training & learning experience for English & Vietnamese to both foreigners.
* 10 session to learn & practice yr communication skills with local Vietnamese & English speaker.
2. Dorm bed with AC
3. Scooter lesson
5. Tips to travel Saigon - Hanoi
6. Vietnamese lesson
My project is Sampham Interculture, Internship Exchange & Charity English Education.
Please bring some candy, chocolate, English story books to share with my students.
Location google map: Sampham Homestay
128 Pham Cong Tru, Phuong Thanh My Loi, Quan 2, HCMC, VN
My home is 25 km from airport or 8 km from the center.
There are bus, cab, bike, bike-cycle, motobike taxi, Uber & Grab taxi & bike to travel in my home.
Please say the driver call me, I will guide him.
Whatsapp, viber, phone...+841273525985
In these day, I not usually check my Cs mail, please Whatsapp me in the case, u not see my reply in Cs mail. Thanks
What I Can Share with Hosts
I could give free dorm and private room (Limited) at my home in 01-10 nights.
Give free dinner meal.
Give free Vietnamese lesson.
Free lesson how to drive scooter, manual & semimatic.
Tips to travel to Saigon-Hanoi, Cambodia, Lao & Thailand by open bus, motobike.
Tips to travel Bangkok-Chiangmai.
Tip to get arrival Vietnam visa
arrival, extension visa.
Countries I’ve Visited
India, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Viet Nam
Countries I’ve Lived In
India, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Viet Nam