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Overview

  • 12 references 10 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Turkish; learning German, Greek (modern)
  • 29, Male
  • Member since 2014
  • Student
  • BA in Communication Studies & MA in European Studies
  • From Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
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About Me

Dude from Istanbul who digs traveling.

Interests

Many genres of music, contemplation (yeah right), paintings, literature, movies, history, running, cycling, basketball etc.

  • arts
  • photography
  • fitness
  • running
  • politics
  • movies
  • video games
  • traveling
  • music
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • camping
  • basketball
  • history
  • urban exploration

Music, Movies, and Books

Layers, rhythm and groove. Some stuff I listen to:
Hiatus Kaiyote, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Between The Buried And Me, Opeth, Radiohead, Atoms For Peace, Kendrick Lamar, Earl Sweatshirt, Tyler the Creator, Schoolboy Q, Mac Miller, ASAP Rocky, Trap Them, Protest the Hero, KES, Korhan Futacı etc.

As for movies, I follow:
Gaspar Noe, Darren Aronofsky, Christopher Nolan, Tarsem Singh, Nuri Bilge Ceylan, Dennis Villenevue, Jean-Marc Valée, Xavier Dolan, Lars von Trier, Neill Blomkamp etc.

I've definitely lost the habit in the recent years, but I enjoy reading:
Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Clive Barker, Çetin Altan, Dostoyevsky, Kafka etc.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Seeing Santa Maria del Fiore (Venice, Italy) for the first time after taking a random corner at night.

Teach, Learn, Share

I'm a bit of a nerd with things I geniunely like, so be prepared to be thrown occasional random trivial information at.

What I Can Share with Hosts

Ranting on music, art, politics, food, history, culture, science etc.

I'm not the best cook but I enjoy food in general, so I'd definitely be up for cooking together.

Also I can teach you little bit of Turkish if you're interested. It's quite different from any European language, so people who are into languages usually find it quite peculiar. I heard from a friend that it sounds like a underwater language. Try me and see for yourself.

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Sweden, Vatican City State

Countries I’ve Lived In

Denmark, Germany, Greece, Turkey

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