Lago Bay sponsors workaway.com and WOOF. Although we don't host many volunteers at the same time (three maximum) this is good for the overall experience for both the volunteers and the guys that work the project. Submersion is very important for language, culture and task experience.
As the pictures to either side suggest, the building of the Lago Bay Airstrip took a good deal of effort and planning. The monumental task of 1780 dump trucks each carrying 18-20 yards of rock and clay material was necessary in making the airstrip completely solid and uniform. The construction involved 40 days of earth movement with 14 heavy equipment machines.
Today people are not just searching for their piece of paradise in the tropics. Usually once they finally get to the perfect spot at the perfect time in their lives...they usually find it to be boring...or something missing. On the other hand, stress with second home mortgages isn't trending so well these days either. Many people in the world are reevaluating their priorities in life. The quality of life.