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Overview

  • 45 References 26 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in Catalan, Valencian, Dutch, English, German, Hungarian, Spanish; learning French, Italian
  • 31, Female
  • Member since 2008
  • languages & cakes ;)
  • international business and languages
  • No hometown listed
  • Profile 65% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Things I would like to do in the near future: do the GR 10 and/or GR 11 through the Pyrenees, bulid a solar oven (& use it a lot), learn good French, learn about sustainability, permaculture and homeschooling, ...

ABOUT ME

Curious, easy-going, flexible, independent, open-minded, optimistic, tolerant.
Insomniac with a lack of perseverance + too many interests, plans &dreams :P
Language freak.

The most important thing? Freedom. As much as possible.

PHILOSOPHY

Live and let live.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

-travelled to fantastic places & met loads of great people
-hosted some great people in Barcelona, Spain & Baños, Ecuador

Interests

-languages; learning&teaching
-nature, hiking, rock climbing, bouldering, outdoor activities
-quality cinema, documentaries, movie-making, short films, theatre, cultural events in general
-sustainable living, permaculture
-baking, healthy cooking

  • documentaries
  • cooking
  • baking
  • outdoor activities
  • hiking
  • rock climbing
  • languages
  • nature
  • sustainability
  • permaculture

Music, Movies, and Books

music: an eclectic mix
some musicians/bands: Aerosmith, Joss Stone, Gentleman, Zaz, Jamie Cullum, Jack Johnson, Shantel, Peter Fox, Morcheeba, Matisyahu, Maïa Vidal, Arctic Monkeys, Antonia Font, Asa, Anouk...

movies: C.R.A.Z.Y., A home at the end of the world, Almost famous, Noviembre, Mar adentro, The big sellout, Va, vis et deviens, Savage Grace, documentaries...

books: Hemingway, Merle, William Golding, William Wharton, Paul Auster...

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

*working as an au-pair in Holland (& learning the language)
*working as a bartender in Greece (& learning the swearwords)
*tapping beer in a German beach bar (& hearing many swearwords, especially during football matches)

+ spending a year in a Mexican high-school & living with a loving Mexican family (it was a turning point in my life, I would recommend everyone to send their teenage children abroad for a year, they could gain so much from the experience!)

Teach, Learn, Share

Anyone interested in baking cakes (really yummy ones)? ;)

I'd be interested in (finally) learning how to relax, switch off my brain &sleep well (meditation, relaxation, yoga, any method that works is welcome) :)

Countries I’ve Visited

Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Croatia, Greece, Italy, Montenegro, Portugal, Serbia, Slovenia, Sweden, Turkey, United Kingdom

Countries I’ve Lived In

Ecuador, France, Germany, Hungary, Mexico, Netherlands, Spain

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