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Old 02-20-13, 04:19 AM
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Originally Posted by spinnaker View Post
Warmshowers is more than just staying at people's homes. You can reciprocate by allowing camping in your backyard, providing SAG, provide local advice, tour guide or just donate money to the site. There are lots of ways you can return the favor.
Thanks for clearing that up. I don't have a backyard or a car, so that eliminates the first two. The other options might be doable, though.
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Old 02-20-13, 05:33 AM
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Every single one of our guests has never hosted and most have no plans to reciprocate once they get back home for various reasons. Seems to me that most members are either a host or a guest on WS. In our case, we have only hosted and have never been a guest at another WS home. As spinnaker said, if it makes you self-conscious, you can help in other ways to return the favor.
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Old 02-20-13, 07:27 AM
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Originally Posted by Ekdog View Post
I feel uneasy about hitting people up to stay in their homes because my wife won't let me reciprocate by offering our sofa in return, so I've been considering AirBnB, a site where people charge you to stay in their home or in a dwelling they're not using. Have any of you used this service?
I've never had anyone sleep inside. I made it known that I'm providing lawn space for tents, showers, laundry, meals, and computer access.
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Old 02-20-13, 10:21 AM
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Originally Posted by Gus Riley View Post
Watson, I see you are located in Ireland...are you currently a WS host? We're looking to tour on our tandem in Ireland sometime in the future.
Yes I am now a WS host but will not be home in Ireland until i get back from the Trans AM which should be sometime in August , after that you very welcome.
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Old 02-20-13, 02:59 PM
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Originally Posted by chandltp View Post
I've never had anyone sleep inside. I made it known that I'm providing lawn space for tents, showers, laundry, meals, and computer access.
That'd be lovely.
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Old 02-20-13, 11:07 PM
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Originally Posted by watson View Post
Yes I am now a WS host but will not be home in Ireland until i get back from the Trans AM which should be sometime in August , after that you very welcome.
Have a wonderful tour! I did it this past summer... it is a fantastic trip! Are you on the ACA group ride? I toured solo.
My Ireland trip is still in the idea stage, but could be realized within the next five years. It will be great to meet you and talk of our TransAm adventures!
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