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  • 37 References 27 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, French, Spanish; learning German, Hungarian, Italian, Russian
  • 34, Female
  • Member since 2006
  • I work for in NYC
  • Sorbonne University, Paris, France
  • From Tours, Centre-Val de Loire, France
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About Me




Well-travelled. Clean and tidy, can talk about a lot of topics. Doesn't take too much space. Easy to handle. Overall good product.


I find satisfaction out of experiences. Generally I think life is great and I try not to complain too much, that's my motto.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I've been on CS since 2006. I'm the kind that really, really "misses the old CS". I hosted a lot in the past when I lived in Budapest, Hungary, because I was living by myself and I had a huge appartment. I didn't host a lot recently because I tend to live in crazy expensive cities with tiny flats. I've given free stuff through CS when i didn't need it anymore. I have had my best CS experiences as a guest in Russia. I think we tend to have misconceptions about countries and cultures in general.



Jokes, humor
Geopolitics, economics, society, what's going on in the world
Sports and relaxation (especially swimming, yoga)
ART with a big A. I go to a lot of museums
Music, especially electronic music (techno, minimal, house...)
indie rock, world music, metal rock...
Apple computers
Web stuff (html, css, design etc)
Fooding, cheese, wine...
Travel (Backpacking)
Hiking, mountain sports
Design, architecture
Walking around, hiking
Internet, Social Media
Chess, Board Games

I generally dislike TV shows, and the binge watching associated with it.

  • animals
  • arts
  • books
  • architecture
  • design
  • wine
  • cheese
  • yoga
  • walking
  • clubbing
  • board games
  • chess
  • tv
  • traveling
  • music
  • electronic music
  • world music
  • hiking
  • backpacking
  • sports
  • swimming
  • communications
  • economics
  • geopolitics
  • languages

Music, Movies, and Books

Paris, Texas
Death in Venice

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

A trek in the white Andes near Huaraz, Peru
Lived in the heart of Montmartre, Paris
Hosted by a Japanese family near Mt Fuji
Moved to Hungary and started learning Hungarian
Managed a hostel front-desk in Paris
Went to a Thai wedding in Buriram, Thailand
Lived on a Caribbean island
Lived for a bit in California (L.A)
Rode the World's most dangerous road in Bolivia
St Petersburg to Shanghai by train
Won the US green card lottery and moved to NYC with a suitcase
Worked for the Lonely Planet books

Teach, Learn, Share

French is my mothertongue so I can share a bit of that.
Also, I have some travel stories.

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Belgium, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Chile, China, Croatia, Ecuador, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Netherlands, Peru, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Serbia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

France, Hungary, Puerto Rico, United States

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