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  • 4 References 4 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in Dutch, English
  • 33, Male
  • Member since 2009
  • Computer programmer
  • No education listed
  • From Eindhoven, North Brabant, Netherlands
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About Me

Dutch person living in Bristol, UK. I have only fairly recently adding travelling to my hobbies. I like meeting people from all over the world.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

Meet new people, learn new things.

On a more deeper level, I think that making meaningful connections with people is one of the things that gives meaning to life, and couchsurfing is a way of doing that. I also don't like the "charge money for every single little thing" mentality that seems so pervasive, and like the "I've got a spare X (room in this case), why not let people stay?" mentality.


I like being active in the outdoors, which is a lot more fun than sweating in the gym if you ask me!

  • cooking
  • music
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • people
  • outdoors

Music, Movies, and Books

I like most types music. Some of my favourites include Ayreon, Hazmat Modine, Billy Bang, Van der Graaf Generator, Shellac, Black Flag, and a whole bunch of others.

I haven't been watching that much TV or films the last few years. I even cancelled my Netflix account as I was only using it once in a blue moon.

What I Can Share with Hosts

My cooking, as long as you do the dishes (I hate doing dishes; that is my secret reason for hosting people: so I don't have to wash up 🤭).

I am vegetarian and often cook vegan.

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Portugal, Spain, United Kingdom

Countries I’ve Lived In

Ireland, Netherlands, United Kingdom

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