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callmemo

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Overview

  • 276 Positive References1 Negative
  • Ambassador
  • Fluent in English, French, Tamil; learning Spanish
  • 24, Male
  • Member since 2011
  • Travelling since July 2011 = full time
  • humanity, kindness, peace
  • From Saorge, France
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION: started my travels on 27th July 2011 and been on the road ever since. A low budget traveler spending a month or two in each country, planing to live the rest of his life traveling and working here and there just to continue living and traveling.

Current travel partner: www.couchsurfing.com/people/

ABOUT ME: Call me Mo. that is my nick name and everybody calls me so.

I am a 24 year old Halfie (born to Indian Mom and French dad, brought up in the French colonial part of India), backpacker, Travel addict, Atheist (maybe SBNR), Ascetic, Anti-statist, Vagabond, nature loving, artistic, charismatic, creative, extrovert, gregarious, understanding, compassionate & upbeat. On the bad side talkative, impulsive, honest, straight forward, devious, selfish, untidy & maybe silly. I am aware of who I am & how I behave. There are times when I am wrong and I do not feel ashamed to appologize.

I was too impatient in everything which is why I was an early start. Started my very first Business at 17, but had to wait until turned 18 so that I could do it legally. Finshied unversity at 20. Came to Paris to visit my dad and settle down, but I just traveled with friends here and there. I moved to UK for 2-month internship. Immedialtely after that I cycled 2408kms from London to Glasgow. I could not continue the trips as my bicycle broke down and i was out of money. Moved to london and based there for 8 months while i kept travelling atleast 2wce a month. then one day i watched "Into the wild" Movie and decided to sell everything and go backpacking in Dec 2012. I did varety of things from treking, hitchhiking, cycling, festival traveling etc. i was robbed in Lithuania. With 8 euros I survived 30 days traveling back to my village in France. I worked for month then traveled again. Again I worked in Ski station until January and left for traveling. fell in love with a girl & traveled with her for 6 months and we broke up in the "Tunnel of Love" How ironic. I continued traveling alone for a month, but it was too hard so I returned to UK in September 2014. visiting my parents whom i did not met in more than 2 years. then came to Iceland which was my 50th Cultures (i like the word Culture than Country as it does not talks about boundaries) i have succesfully manage to stay in one city for 3 months working in guesthouse as a manager) a big achievement for me) .then I flew to greenland.... Experianced a Innuit's 85th Bday party, attended traditional Innuit dancing classes. Crossed the great sea ice stopped by the ferry, making us to reroute, saw the great icebergs of Illulisiat break down, climbed my first overhanging frozen waterfall, sledding, snowmobiling, sitting with the cockpit with pilots in air greenland passenger plane. Flew to.USA road tripped to.Kentucky for some.fried.chicken and saw niagra falls from both sides then went to lake superior, 800km hitchhike and 80kms cycling. Owing to series of bad luck in Canada, I decided to.go home and So I bought a ticket but later decided to fuck the ticket and go.to.Mexico instead so I lost 450dollars on my stupidity and I have some money left with a.friend who.is barely available online so heading out without a.single.penny literally to USA. Hoping to.see monument valley
Grand canyon, Colorado and Arizona, where-then I roughly plan to stay in Mexico for 3 months and learn spanish by all means ....

Hitch Hiking Kilometer count in this trip : 79,553km by the 30th may 2015
Cycling Kilometer count in all long distance trips : 3548km by the 2nd July 2013

Trustroots account: https://www.trustroots.org/#!/profile/mo4supertramp

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

Hosting: I host whenever I can, I have hosted 500 + people so far, and 7 in my tent

Surfing: I don't surf a lot than I used to, because i am traveling day and day out and surfing everyday at someone's house is difficult, as i have to be polite and wake up at particular time etc etc. so I surf only once a week or twice, Main reasons include Hot Shower, Laundry, somebody interesting to talk to.

I don't use your place as free hostel, So I would cook and clean, keep myself tidy and I do understand that my host does have a life. I do not seek more than what is offered.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Dear Host: Thank you for reading my profile.
I am a full time traveller, who has all the time to meet people, see the place, mostly interested in exploring new things, learning new things. I am absolutely do not mind the place where i will be sleeping, I Select the hosts amongst the couch search, and hence i do send the request only if I felt that i could get connected with you and share some good time chatting/cooking or doing activites together. I love when hosts makes plans for me what to do in their city. I normally do not make one unless I arrive there and go to tourist office

I have my own sleeping bag and Towel. I also carry food with me which I am happy to share it. Quite Independant, quiet, respectful of the House rules, Hosts Plans. I smoke rarely, not addicted to it. I drink moderately, just to taste it, not to get drunk. I am happy to help you with gardening, or any small work that I could do. I love cycling, we could do it together as well. I am not allergic to pets, furthermore I love them.

AS I AM TRAVELLING BY HITCH-HIKING: I usually leave the house as early as possible. which gives me more time to reach another city. I DO NOT HAVE A MOBILE PHONE,so i ask people around to call. and I am always on time if I had arranged a meeting, if late i will always get in touch by any means.

Interests

Trecking - Advanced
Mixed Martial Arts - intermediate
Iaido - intermediate
Cycling - expert 3800km cross country cycling
Hitch hiking - more than 60 000 km
winter camping - expert
Skydiving - Yet to begin
Paragliding - Once
Massaging (sports) - intermediate
Rock climbing -intermediate
Bouldering - intermediate
ice climbing - intermediate
sailing - beginner
Cooking - Indian, meican, french learned them while working in restaurants.....
Slackling - I love it

Music, Movies & Books

generally all types of musics.

Musics Playlist on Youtube:
http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLFKddSRPgX76j6B3pWCXG9sBHnbBfu7fr

Movies:
The Shawshank Redemption
Pulp Fiction
The Dark Knight
The Lord of the Rings
Fight Club
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Inception
Forrest Gump
The Matrix
Django Unchained
The Dark Knight Rises
La vita è bella
Gladiator
The Green Mile
Lawrence of Arabia
Kill Bill
Into the Wild
V for Vendetta
Life of Pi
Slumdog Millionaire
Pirates of the Caribbean
Harry Potter
Ratatouille
3 Idiots (Hindi)
The secret Life of Walter Mitty
Taare Zameen Par (Hindi)

Anime:
Naruto, One piece, Death Note,

Books:
How starbucks saved my life- Michael gill
On the road - J. Kerouac
Rich Dad poor dad - Robert T. Kiyosaki
Factotum, Women & Post office - C. Bukowski
Baggage - Emily Barr
The curious incident of the dog in the nighttime - Mark Haddon
The notebook - Nicolas Sparks
White fang, The call of the Wild - Jack London
Into the Wild - Jon Kraukeur
The Celestine prophecy, The tenth Insight - James Redfield
The Hitchhikers guide to milkyway galaxy - Douglas Adam
The prisoner of the caucasus, the dairy of madman, the death of icvan Ilyich, the kreutzer Sonata - Leo tolstoy
The Crime - Michael Connelly
A Long walk to Freedom - Nelson Mandela
Destination Unknown - Susan English
Un Pierre Americans - Jim Morrison
A Middle Kingdom Ride - Ryan & Colin Pyle

One Amazing Thing I've Done

too many to fit in this box or any!
top top top are

Aurora Borealis (northern Lights)
Survived an Avalanche
Lucid Dreaming
Outer Body Experiences
Spiritual Awakening (and sufferings too)
Working in Turkish Horse Rescue Farm

seriously too many to write here.......... i don't know what to write and what not

Teach, Learn, Share

TEACH:
I have good knowledge in Cooking Indian, Fench(Provence-Alps/medeterainain)(Haute-Savoire) (savoire) and Mexican. may be few Italian foods.

Lot of travel Tips, how to earn money on the move, where to look for what etc

I am a.great listener, and I 've been recently helping people to.solve their.emotional.problems... lately it's. Been so many strangers opening themselves up to me and weeping about their sadness. The only help I 've been able to do.is to.listen and get them temporarily out of.their.mind, but want to.learn how to heal people.

LEARN:
My motto is learn anything that is accesible, try it before you deny it. so what ever you can teach me, i will appreciate it.

lucidity, astral.journeys and their.meaning. I 've been blessed with precognition dreams and would love.to.learn more about.it.too...
Also.been able.to heal.myself. and.would.love.to.learn energy healing .(for some of.you I may seem wierd, but if.you experiances what I did, then you would.understand too.
SHARE:
Positive energy: I have a lot of it and sometime i was able to make people around me feel positive as well.
Happiness: I am a happy person and I make sure that everyone near

Particularly i want to Practice more of:
Slack-lining, Chess, Swimming, Diving, Rock-climbing.

What I Can Share With Hosts

Well I Volunteering in a Guesthouse Downtown Reykjavik and I cannot host anyone (rules!)

However I want to Help other travelers too! what I might be able to offer you is a Private Room for a price cheaper than any of the hostel's Dormitory in Downtown Reykjavik. Instead of sleeping with 8 different people you will have the room all for yourself. 2 min walk to the big church and 1 min walk to Main Street of Reykjavik Center.

I might be able to lend you my Sleeping bag or Crampons (if you Ice climb) or any local advice about what can be done etc.

And I am always happy to meet other travelers for a coffee or a drink

Countries I've Visited

Albania, Andorra, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Greenland, Hungary, Iceland, India, Italy, Kosovo, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Russian Federation, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Vatican City State

Countries I've Lived In

Bulgaria, France, Iceland, India, United Kingdom

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