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Overview

  • 15 References 9 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in French; learning English
  • 39, Male
  • Member since 2008
  • Climate change expert for local policy
  • Master in geography
  • From I'm born in Bron, near Lyon
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

S'adapter à la vie sédentaire.

ABOUT ME

I have a baby born on july 14th, 2012. He is now living in south Germany, so I'm sometimes off my location to visit him and my ex-GF.

I leave France in february 2008. In june 2010 I have travelled in 35+ countries and 60 000 km without flying. I get a lot of stories to share : europe,Middle-east, Africa...

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I can show you a diaporama of my last travel, from 5 minutes to 2 hours.
I have also a 36 min movie of my last travel, but only in french.
I can give basic advice how to organise a long trip or tips for ecological daily-life.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

I was host by Mihail in Sofia, and met other CS member, so i decided to join the network. quit difficult to understand how the website is organise. maybe i'm just messy.

Interests

ecology, peak oil, climate change, solidarity, local initiatives, travelling, photos, internet & networking...

  • architecture
  • flying
  • traveling
  • cars
  • camping
  • ecology

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I spent 5 days in Roma in february 2008 by travelling with students of architecture. We were 9 camping cars driving around roma to meet gypsies peoples to learn about their travel and life in italy. we eat and live with them during this time, wich was a really good experience.
I travell back from Tema, Ghana, to Amsterdam, nederland, by cargo ship during 10 days :)
Some of my travels : benoitkubiak.com

Teach, Learn, Share

I know some things about ecology : daily life, climate change, energy, waste, water...
I can give tips about travelling without fly or for a long duration.
I have some stories to share about my travel or climate activism in Europe.

Countries I’ve Visited

Albania, Austria, Belgium, Benin, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, India, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Mali, Mauritania, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Palestine, Poland, Romania, Senegal, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Syrian Arab Republic, Togo, Turkey, United Kingdom, Vatican City State, Western Sahara

Countries I’ve Lived In

France

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