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"Work to travel"
Funny (they say), friendly (they say), informal, outspoken, but also serious and trustworthy. I'm a journalist since 1995 (I was only 19 years-young then...) with the Szabadság - Hungarian Language Regional Newspaper in Transylvania, Romania - www.szabadsag.ro
My Facebook account is at: http://www.facebook.com/koliver01
I'm a founding member of the Transylvania Rescue Team: http://www.erdelymentocsoport.wordpress.com
I have a poker club (we play for 1 euro, so it's poker for fun, good atmosphere, friendship): http://kapsz.wordpress.com
Plane spotting is familiar to me, I established a club in my city: http://planespottingclj.wordpress.com/
I also like rifle practice: http://koliver.wordpress.com/sportloveszet/ in practice and in front of the computer: http://koliver.wordpress.com/szamitogepes-jatekok/
I'm a Cluj Greeter. Book me! :) http://www.clujgreeters.ro
Born and raised in this multicultural, multiethnic (Romanians, Hungarians, Gypsies, Jews, etc.), multilingual city.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
Meeting people from other countries and cultures is essential. I've been traveling extensively throughout Europe and the United States, so I know what it means to make new friends and learn about their mentality.
Participant in the HC and the CS Winter Camps:
2006-2007 - Warsaw Winter Camp
2007-2008 - Istanbul Winter Camp
2008-2009 - Berlin Winter Camp
2010-2011 - Transylvania Winter Camp (Targu Mures/Marosvasarhely/Neumarkt, Romania
2012-2013 - Thessaloniki Winter Camp
2014-2015 - Krakow Winter Camp
Traveling, hiking, board and computer games.
Music, Movies, and Books
The Warriros (about the war in Bosnia-Herzegovina)
Les Visiteurs (France, 1993; Jean Reno, Christian Clavier, Valerie Lemercier)
Les Culoirs Du Temps Les Visiteurs II (France, 1998; Jean Reno, Christian Clavier, Muriel Robin, Marie-Anne Chazel)
Das Leben der Anderen (The life of others/A masok elete); Germany 2006. Director: Florian Henckel-Donnersmarck.
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Many things, many places...
What I Can Share with Hosts
Traveled to around 61 countries so far (as of October 2017) I can discuss various matters, themes, issues. I can also give a detailed account about Transylvania, Romania, Eastern Europe, especially about the Hungarian minority in my country.
Countries I’ve Visited
Albania, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Vatican City State
Countries I’ve Lived In
Romania, United States