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About Me

Hi Nice to meet you! I am Chris

I live in the historical city center of Maastricht and love this city with all it the many interesting beautiful places,
Like most couch surfers here i am also an relaxed easy going, open minded, positive, curious towards life guy.
And inside of me burns always this flame of life or curiosity for adventure and make something special happen.
Hope i can share a little bit of my passion for the city and it Secrets and Stories with you!
I also actively organize event's in Maastricht to bring some random strangers together under the excuse of a nice hike, comedy night, game night, cave walk or anything.
i am looking forward to meet you, and get to know you a little.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

The concept is simply great! and i think i can offer some new experiences

Interests

I simply love life and want to try it all. to much to sum it all up.
But people know me for my passion of the Caves

  • documentaries
  • cooking
  • fitness
  • walking
  • movies
  • music
  • cycling
  • kayaking
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • animation
  • history
  • motorbike
  • goingout

Music, Movies, and Books

all the good ones and the bad ones the classics and weird ones and mind F..K

So many people so many tastes..
But here are some personal favorite Netflix tips for you in random order:
1 Mr Nobody
2 Donnie darko
3 Mullholland drive
4 Intacto
5 The Nine
6 Eyes wide Shut
7 The voyeur
8 Melancholia
9 American beauty
10 Busters mall heart

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Maybe when i'm drunk i will tell a little, but let's say i'm always very curious to all that life has to offer and go pretty far in to it.

Teach, Learn, Share

Since i don't have so much time for hosting anymore unfortunately
i want to use this space to share some personal local less known tips about Maastricht with you
To find these places is a little of your own effort needed with a little bit of google

Chris personal Bars and koffie places top 10:

1 Lumiere Cinema Bar ( amazing space)
2 Wonderwoud ( coffee In a plant shop jungle)
3 Pluk cats & Coffee ( exactly what it says)
4 The bold rooftop bar ( fantastic view)
5 The secret bar ( secret cocktail bar)
6 Slavante or chalet bergrust ( on st Pietersberg mountain great view)
7 Brandweer kantine ( old fire men station with also mini events)
8 Tapijn kazerne ( In the beautiful city park)
9 Cafe zondag ( great place to socialize)
10 Cafe forum ( same and sometimes live music)

My personals to see things top 10:

1 The caves of Maastricht it's my big passion and ofcourse nr1 daily tours available, pro tip go for Jezuitenberg
2 St Jans church at the vrijthof for 2 euro in the summer you can climb to the top and have a great view
3 City park the old wall and the old beautiful streets of the Jeker kwartier away from the shopping crowds
4 The Ainsi theater just outside the center check online for plays
5 The dominicanen bookshop in the church is ofcourse a classic
6 De weg geef winkel maastricht, give away shop with all kinds of secondhand stiff for the people who need it
7 Kringloop zuid & Hartelstein 2 big triftshops for all the 2nd hand treasure hunters &winkeltje van Jo Pie
8 Tower Ebenezer 7 km form Maastricht. 1 man with a dream builded his own mysterious castle
9 Fronten Park, make a beautifull sunset evening walk on top of the old walls during the summer
10 Fitness in a church at Basic fit members or Ill fiore, ask for a free day pas online

Things to do in the evening:
1 Check the bars in in the 1st top 10 Lumiere Rooftop some bars like Cafe duke or forum have often Live music
2 Free English lectures for everyone about everything at the university check studium generale Maastricht
3 Foodbank Landbouw every friday evening, make easily new friends while you cook together a vegan meal
4 Centrum vaktherapie join them on conversation skill evenings or drum circles or improv and drama play
5 Landbouw belang they trow great alternative parties in the weekend, but also comedy skate cafe live music
6 The Theaters aan het vrijthof, de Ainsi theater old cement factory, or Bon boniere (temporary closed)
7 Irish Pub quiz at John Mullins, cafe familia and fallstaf organize pubquiz aswell during the week
8 Complex club the venue has hosted many of some world class top djs but sometimes also latin and R & B
9 Salsa parties at Bernaards with great to dance and socialize or the Stay ok Hostel
10 Saturday night the party places are 4 dancing bars at the Patiel straat and 4 party bars on the markt
Bonus tip: here you have also many times secret parties where they give away the location on the last minute

Things to do in the Rain
1 The Caves Maastricht underground Zonneberg
2 The Caves Maastricht Jezuitenberg
3 Bonnefanten Art Museum
4 Museum of Natural history
5 Kazematten tour trough the underground defense tunnels
6 Lumiere arthouse Cinema or Pathe cinema for the blockbusters
7 Theater aan het vrijthof
8 See all the bars in the other top 10
9 Museum aan het vrijthof
10 Chill at the coffeeshop Mississippi only for dutch people

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