The Hairy Chef is a teacher, a baker, a swimmer a photographer, a homebrewer and a freelance travel writer from Perth, Western Australia. He fell in love with teaching after a 6 week volunteer experience in Thailand after realizing that making people smile is something everyone should believe in.
Currently based in Bogota, Colombia as a Senior Teacher, he has more than 4 years experience teaching English as a foreign language to students from Mongolia to Venezuela and loves going to work every day. Well, almost every day.
“El amigo que une a los amigos” – Poker “The friend that unites friends” – Poker A quick visit to any bodega in Colombia and you’ll notice something rather striking: Poker, Aguila and Club Colombia. In a country of more than 44 million, how do people survive on a selection of only three beers? It(…)
“I don’t understand how it works. It doesn’t make any sense!” I could see a slight smirk forming in the corner of his mouth as if to challenge me to justify my professional choices. I’ll bet that anyone who has been working as an English Teacher for more than a day will, at some point(…)