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  • 22 References 19 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, German; learning Arabic (North Levantine), French, Italian, Russian, Spanish, Turkish
  • 32, Male
  • Member since 2010
  • law student turning lawyer
  • lifelong
  • From Berlin, Berlin, Germany
  • Profile 95% complete

About Me


*.* Getting to know Lebanon


I like languages, foreign countries and people.
I prefer the local dish over McDonalds, the local drink over a coke, to learn a few words instead of deserting to "thanks" and the local music over an ipod.
The rest you might have to find out for yourself, whether it be in Berlin or Beirut...


When in Rome...

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


Some great ones - I met some really nice people who made my travels much more memorable.


Hanging out with friends, family, learning new languages, seeing new places, meeting new people, playing soccer, backgammon/tavla, card games, drinking, eating, running, tea, swimming, music, law, jokes, books and so on.

  • books
  • japanese food
  • running
  • movies
  • music
  • cycling
  • soccer
  • swimming
  • languages
  • law

Music, Movies, and Books

Beach Boys, Alpay, CSNY, Cymande, John Butler Trio, Notorious B.I.G., Victor Deme, Yapa, Mozart, and more than I could write down here!

Grass, Kafka, Lenz, Ansary, Faulkner, Bukowski, Dostojewski, Fante, Graf, Kracauer, Fromm, and more than I will ever have time for...

Scorsese, Coppola, Tarantino, Wenders, Fincher, Kassovitz, Godard, and so on...

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Right now: Learning Arabic.

I had an amazing encounter in a monastery in Syria years ago. Let's talk about it in person...

Teach, Learn, Share

I can teach German and English, depending on how much you would like to know Turkish, Spanish and French.

I doubt you would want to learn about German law??

Countries I’ve Lived In

Germany, Italy, Turkey, United States

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