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Overview

  • 230 References 89 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Spanish
  • 36, Male
  • Member since 2008
  • Environment thecnician
  • No education listed
  • No hometown listed
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About Me

Hi everyone! Ok, let´s try.
I´m a simple guy by a greek name (ask my mam about it), born in Sevilla and currently working and living in Cádiz. Such a beautiful and bright place. Public worker for the Enviroment Department of the Andalucia Public Administration. I love all kind of outdoor activity, so I love my work.
Interested in everything about agricultural and enviromental issues.
Also I´m a bit careless sometimes.

PHILOSOPHY
Tu peor batalla es entre lo que sabes y lo que sientes

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I mainly participate hosting and surfing couches, also helping out in the organization of CS event. Tarifa CS Beach Event is an annual meeting that´ll celebrate its 8th edition this coming june. Also I´ve attended gatherings in almost every country I´ve visited.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE
I discovered CS a few years ago. The thing is that I´ve surfed some couchs in some coutries, and have hosted some many other people.

Ok I started it by hosting people. And then the first surfing experience was in Scandinavia. Just awesome. Nice people who suddently pick me up from stations, offered me their home, their food, their friends.

Interests

Feeling as a stranger in a new place, searching out the unknown, socializing, hiking, hitchhiking, clubbing, reading, laying down on the beach after work (I work nex to the beach :))), also hanging out for a while with the same friends at the same bar every day after work and before the swim :), cooking, running, dancing salsa, swimming, hanging around,...

Music, Movies, and Books

By instance what I have on my bookcase and laptop righ now:
BOOKS Cien años de soledad, The lord of the flyes, El Mundo (everything by Juan José Millas), Narciso y Goldmund, .....
MOVIES Todo es Mentira, Lost in Translation, Guantanamera, Habana blues, Fargo, A love song for Bobby Long, Once were warriors, Babel, everything by Almodovar,......
MUSIC basicly everything :).Cuban music, Calamaro, Alborosie, Bon Iver, Brandown Flowers, Cafeta Cuba, Kiko Veneno, Joaquín Sabina, Eddie Vedder, Mogwai, Love of lesbian, God is an austronaut, Femi Kuti, Giovanni Mirabassi, Stephen Fretwell, Radiohead (of course), Sigur Ros, Manolo Garcia, Manu Chao, Jack Jhonson,..
under construction......

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Round the World trip´2009
Round South Pacific trip´2011
Budapest Wintercamp´09, hundreds of people sharing.
A long time ago I spent a unforgettable summer in Amsterdam joined by a couple of friends
Hiking the Routeburn in New Zealand
Sunset at the top of Mount Fuji
Cliffs of Moer, Palestine, Angkor Temples.

Teach, Learn, Share

I can teach to prepare some typical andalusian dishes and I enjoy learning about travel plannings. Also improving my english.
And about sharing... let´s share some rum shots.

Countries I’ve Visited

American Samoa, Australia, Bahrain, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cambodia, China, Cuba, Denmark, Egypt, Fiji, Finland, France, Gambia, Germany, Gibraltar, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Malaysia, Mexico, Morocco, Myanmar, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Palestine, Panama, Portugal, Samoa, Senegal, Singapore, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Thailand, Tokelau, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States, Vatican City State, Viet Nam, Western Sahara

Countries I’ve Lived In

Belgium, Netherlands, Spain

Old School Badges

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