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  • 17 References 14 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in Arabic (North Levantine), English, French; learning Hebrew (modern), Turkish
  • 33, Male
  • Member since 2009
  • Journalist and translator
  • Yes.
  • From Geelong, Australia / Exeter, Devon
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About Me

Journalist, Arabic translator. Raised by Dingos.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


Hosting or gatecrashing as appropriate.


It's like normal surfing, but with couches.


Home grown veg, home-made alcohol, and adventures had far from home.

  • horses
  • writing
  • cooking
  • traveling
  • music
  • surfing
  • journalism
  • languages

Music, Movies, and Books

Neset Ertas, Nas and Damien Marley, Nitin Sawhney, Muhammad Abdu, Niyaz, Vivaldi, Haydn, Nirvana, J S Bach, George Orwell, Paul Theroux, Massive Attack, Marcel Khalife, William Dalrymple, Yasmine Levy, Avichai Cohen, Radiohead.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I learned to ride horses in Bethlehem.

Teach, Learn, Share

London is too expensive, don't move there.

What I Can Share with Hosts

Cooking, languages, music, fun.

Countries I’ve Visited

Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bulgaria, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Mali, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland, Syrian Arab Republic, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan

Countries I’ve Lived In

Australia, Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Palestine, Turkey, United Kingdom

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