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planting trees in the rain forrest
learning Bachata and Rueda
I am both a sensitive person guided by emotions as an intellectual -
I like the balance between a physical life outdoors, dancing and quiet time with massage, books and music
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 Hermann Hesse, Pablo Neruda, 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
Languages like French, Spanish, Portuguese
I would like to learn basics of Japanese, Hungarian, Chinese, Croatian, Russian
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