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Larissa Bougleux

Florianópolis, State of Santa Catarina, Brazil

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Overview

  • 5 Positive References
  • Fluent in English, Portuguese; learning French, German
  • 28, Female
  • Member since 2011
  • TA
  • MA in Cinema and Literature
  • From Rio de Janeiro
  • Profile 65% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Live life to the fullest

ABOUT ME

I am an outgoing friendly girl who likes the company of friends and family. I am currently learning some French. I've already studied some German. Also very interested in learning Italian and possibly Russian or Danish. I love to visit different places, get to get to know different people, languages and cultures. I love animals, traveling, reading, and movies. Making new friends and having fun. Creativity. British accent. I like to try different types of beer when I can.

I have Italian taste in food and am interested in practicing sports. I run when I can. Preferably in the morning. I love running. It just takes your mind off things, relaxes you at the same time that it pumps you up with energy.

Something I could do the whole day is drawing and reading and writing and eating. I am a vegetarian (almost vegan currently) and being the romantic cancerian I am, I'm a big dreamer. I believe that humanity could not survive if not for dreams. They foster us to move forward and to chase after what we desire.

I LOVE people who make me laugh, I appreciate the delight of irony - but not sarcasm. I am currently in the process of writing a book - and, cliché, I have been currently in the process of writing a book for sometime now. Whatever I wish for and do not find in reality, I just take a sheet of paper and a pencil and create.

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I am interested in making new friends while visiting places around the world. I would be very happy to show people around my city and be at their disposal for company and sharing a beer or two or simply going to a park or to the movies. I may not, however, have the time to do that though and I apologize in advance.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

I have met some amazing people, who kindly agreed to meet my friends and me when we were traveling and show us around their city.

Interests

Some of the things that I'm interested in include film, literature, music, languages, tango, Sherlock Holmes, nature, and traveing. Drawing, horseback riding. television series, cooking. Board games, card games, or just any games in general.

Music, Movies & Books

Cannot live without movies, music and books. Important ingredients to a happy and fulfilled life.

Some of the favorites:

Music: Include: Frank Sinatra, Bastille, Blur, The Lumineers, Brett Dennen, DCFC, Snow Patrol, The Fray, The Decemberists, Imagine Dragons, Jesse Thomas, Vance Joy, Daniel Zott, Dido. The Beatles, the Kooks, Ed Sheeran, Boy, Gotham Project, Garbage, Oasis, No Doubt. Nora Jones, Weezer, Michael Bublé, RHCP, The Headcutters. Adele, Lili Allen, and Amy Winehouse. Paramore, Jack Johnson and Jason Mraz, and Nina Simone. City Owl, Amos Lee, Corinne Bailey Rae, The Gaslight Anthem, and Simon and Gafunkel.

Movies: Include: David Fincher's Fight Club, Panic Room, The Social Network, and Gone Girl, (and even House of Cards pilot). Robert rodrigues' Sin City (1 and 2). Baz Luhrmann's Moulin Rouge, The Great Gatsby. Tarantino's Pulp Fiction and Inglorious Basterds. Scoesese's Goddfellas, Gangs of New York, The Aviator, and the Departed, Shutter Island. Christopher Nolan's Memento, Insomnia, and Inception. Spielberg's Minority Report, Catch Me If You Can. Guy Ritchie's Snatch. Morten Tyldum’s The Immitation Game.

Books: Include: Nick Hornby's , especially High Fidelity. Catcher in the Rye, The Great Gatsby, and The Idiot, The Picture of Dorian Gray, Sherlock Holmes stories The Lord of The Rings, Hunger Games, Harry Potter, A song of Ice and Fire.

One Amazing Thing I've Done

Breathtakingly beautiful trip from Nepal to Tibet through a countryside mountain way.

Teach, Learn, Share

I might be able to share stories from my trips if they would be any interesting to you and how to cook some Brazilian and Indian dishes. I will be interested in learning almost anything you have to tell me. I would love to teach and learn about any of the topics that interest me, especially film.

What I Can Share With Hosts

Stories, fun time, friendship

Countries I've Visited

Andorra, Argentina, Austria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Nepal, Netherlands, Norway, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, San Marino, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Vatican City State

Countries I've Lived In

Brazil, United Kingdom, United States

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