Carlo Velasco's Photo

Unverified Profile

  • Payment not verified
  • Phone not verified
  • Government ID not verified
  • Address not verified

Wants to Meet Up

  • Last login about 1 hour ago

Join Couchsurfing to see Carlo’s full profile. It’s free!


  • 24 References 13 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Tagalog; learning French, Spanish
  • 34, Male
  • Member since 2009
  • Communications, Media, Language
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • From Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
  • Profile 100% complete

About Me

The world is our playground.

I travel the world to connect with people, share interests, and get inspiration from their personal stories. I'd like to build friendships in different parts of the world and I aim to write about the unique lives I've encountered in my journey. I'd like to observe and get insights on how people think today.

What makes me addicted to traveling are the creative minds whom I meet during my trips. I always love collaborating with creative professionals from different parts of the world. The possibilities are endless.

I've moved to Madrid this year and it's been an amazing experience! I've definitely found a second home in Spain. I'm continuously looking for locals and expats whom I can meet and possibly interview about Madrid, as well as local businesses to write about for and Do message me if you're interested! :)

#ShareYourTravels. Meet fellow nomads. Join our global travel community at

Visit our travel feed:
Follow our public channel:
Share your travels:

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I'd like to meet new people from different parts of the world to share interests, possibly collaborate on a creative project, establish new connections.


I've had the best experiences couchsurfing in June 2011. I just started when I recently visited Seoul and Busan. My first host showed me around Busan and introduced me to its exciting expat community. I also met the friendliest locals ever. In Seoul, I was hosted by a fellow journalist. I had a great time exchanging stories.

I've couchsurfed in Paris, Taipei, Barcelona, Amsterdam. I've hosted a few times in Manila.


Writing, Editing, Producing videos, print and digital content. Traveling, Backpacking, Partying! Eating, Siesta & Fiesta!, Music, Film, Art :D

  • culture
  • food
  • marketing
  • local food
  • media
  • meet people
  • local culture
  • creative
  • digital nomads
  • digital marketing

Music, Movies, and Books

Movies: Up in the Air, Requiem for a Dream, The Talented Mr. Ripley, Dancer in the Dark, Amelie, Y Tu Mama Tambien, Tinimbang Ka Ngunit Kulang

Music: Duncan Sheik, Bjork, Phoenix, The Killers, Brandon Flowers, M83, Foster The People, Copeland, Kings of Leon, Kanye West, Nirvana, Jay Z, Imogen Heap, Dave Matthews Band, Britney Spears, Up Dharma Down, Paula Cole, Company of Thieves, Alanis Morisette, Paul van Dyk, Chicane, Kaskade

Books: The Alchemist, The Vampire Lestat, Marrying Buddha

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Traveling to amazing places with my significant other ;)

Teach, Learn, Share

I can teach English, feature writing, and Filipino. I can teach you some things about the Philippines and Asia.

I'd like to learn new languages and local cultures. I especially want to improve my Spanish and French. Currently studying Spanish and a bit of French!

What I Can Share with Hosts

I'm a certified English teacher, so I can definitely teach English. I also cook a bit ;)

Countries I’ve Visited

Australia, Belgium, Cambodia, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Netherlands, Philippines, Qatar, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom, Viet Nam

Countries I’ve Lived In

Philippines, Spain

Old School Badges

  • Vouches 9a938eb8eddceeeb3ee4276e3d530a48c5fcca7895c8f13b8b23592736f3d037
    1 Vouch

Join Couchsurfing to see Carlo’s full profile. It’s free!

My Groups