Anders Aqqalu Andersen

Taastrup, Denmark

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  • Fluent in Danish, English, Kalaallisut, Greenlandic; learning English, French
  • 30, Male
  • Member since 2007
  • Photographer
  • (Cand.scient.oecon.)
  • From Nuuk, Greenland
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About Me


Taking photography here and there...
Check my Instagram: andersandersenphotography


I'm from Greeland - not Iceland
I speak Greenlandic - not Inuit
I used to live in a house - not an igloo
Tupilak is a figure - not my name
My capital is called Nuuk - not Nuke
Greenland is a part of the world - not the North Pole
And I lived on the largest island on earth

I'm half Greenlander and half Dane who lives in Copenhagen now. :-)

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


Great idea!


road trip with 3 other CS'ers | bar crawl all night long in the streets of Madrid | international dinner at Malmö | CS meeting in Berlin | Festa Major de Gracia in Barcelona | parties in Copenhagen | ...


photography | concerts | mountainbiking | travelling | ...

Music, Movies, and Books

Music: Simon Lynge | Snow Patrol | Nephew | Rise Against | Mark Knopfler | Queen | Band of Horses | The Beatles | Coldplay | Paolo Nutini | Okkervil River | Michael Buble | Frightened Rabbit | Choir of Young Believers | Ryan T Jabocs | Fleet Foxes | Grand of Archives | William Fitzsimmons | Johan Denning | and other 47 artists... Movie: Kung Pow | Nacho Libre | Drive | ...

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I've living in Nuuk, Greenland, which it's amazing! Maybe most peaceful island in the world. Also roadtrip in Iceland for weeks with river rafting, climbs around the volcano (Heimaey), Great Geysir, near Dettifoss, walked on glaciers (Vatnajökull), bird watching in Látrabjarg, Blue Lagoon, and trekking.

Had my birthday in Barcelona with 5 (stranges) roomies from the hostel in 4 days and 4 nights. Best birthday ever during Gràcia Festival!

Teach, Learn, Share

Maybe I can teach, learn and share about Greenland.

Countries I’ve Visited

Belgium, England, France, Germany, Greenland, Iceland, Netherlands, Poland, Russian Federation, Spain, Sweden

Countries I’ve Lived In

Denmark, Greenland

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