Jessica Papini

Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

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About Me


Smell the flowers.


Autohagiographer: One who speaks or writes in a smug or self-aggrandising way about his/her life or accomplishments (thanks to word-of-the-day calendar)

So in an unautohagiographic (is that a word??) bombshell: I'm a currently breathing, functioning (most the time), 23 year old with a lust for life and meeting new folk such as yourself.


Grateful Dead's "Ripple"

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


Too little a box for such grand and memorable experiences.


Have a penchant for all things bright, colourful, textured and noisy. Music of all sorts. Black and white films, especially French New Wave, are a regular pleasure. Beer, wine, music and good company always equates to mesmerising times. Photography, reading, anthropology and drawing. Hitch-hicking and meeting new and old souls on the road. And last but not least... GARLIC!

Music, Movies, and Books

Life was a wee bit duller before
- hearing: Stereolab, GYBE, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Sigur Ros, The Dirty Three, Deerhunter, The Velvet Underground, Serge Gainsbourg, Rowland S. Howard, Pep Laguarda, Swans.

- watching: Buster Keaton, Betty Blue, The Edukators, Goodbye Lenin! The Dreamers, Les Enfants du Paradis, 8 1/2, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Jim Jarmusch, Richard Linklater, Woody Allen.

- reading: The Drifters, Kingdom of Fear, Pride and Prejudice, Vonnegut, Burroughs, Bukowski, Miller, Murakami.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I was walking back to my hotel in India and stumbled into what appeared to be a mobile street party. We followed and were invited into the celebrations which ended up being a massive, exuberant wedding. Food, music, dancing and a plethora of colours!!!

Teach, Learn, Share

I can teach you my Nonna's pasta sauce recipe.

Spanish practice please!

Share stories, the ones that are happy, sad, or a nondescript place in between.

Countries I’ve Visited

Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Cambodia, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Hungary, India, Ireland, Italy, Kosovo, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States, Viet Nam

Countries I’ve Lived In

Australia, Germany, Spain

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