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studying Beethoven sonatas for the piano
I am a monkey - the mind can grasp new things mostly with ease,
I am a turtoise - slow in the heart
its better to ride the horse in the direction its going.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
I like the basic idea of couch surfing.
and I had a very good experience with it.
one - excellent
playing piano, classical and improvisation
dancing Salsa, Walzer, Tango, Forró
giving and receiving massage
Music, Movies, and Books
Beethoven, Schubert, Dvorak, Mendelssohn, Katie Melua, Pink Martini, Zaz, Toquinho, Vinicius de Moraes, Tom Jobim, Marisa Monte, Elis Regina; Ella Fitzgerald; Gershwin; Mussorgskij; Hildegard Knef; Kurt Weill; Pink Floyd
favourite books are James Lovelock, "The revenge of Gaia"; Nicholas Stern, "The Global Deal"; Tom Robbins, "Jitterbug Perfume" and "Skiny legs and all"; Francois Lelord; Osho, "the Book of the Secrets" Vol. I to V; Saint-Exupéry; John Updike, "Brazil"; Paramahansa Yogananda, "The autobiography of a Yogi"
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
driving from Austria to India with 4 friends at age 17 -
Iran, Afghanistan, Karakorum, Khyber Pass, heavy dysentery in Delhi, floods in Pakistan -
Vipassana meditation in Buddhist monasteries in Asia
Teach, Learn, Share
natural; idealistic with a sense of reality; crazy in a good natured sense; romantic; creative
Countries I’ve Visited
Afghanistan, Andorra, Argentina, Bangladesh, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Greece, Hungary, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Macedonia, Malaysia, Maldives, Martinique, Mexico, Montenegro, Netherlands, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Russian Federation, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Uzbekistan, Venezuela
Countries I’ve Lived In
Austria, Brazil, France, Germany, India, Sri Lanka, United States