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  • 19 References 15 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, French, German; learning Chinese, Russian, Spanish
  • 38, Male
  • Member since 2007
  • French teacher (French as a foreign language) Université ...
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About Me


to have pints all around the world


ups!?... I can't be asked to write that kind of stuff in a few words...Let's talk about it when we meet.


No risk, no fun.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


In my opinion, the highest mission of a couchsurfer is to share something. No matter what it is. According to your free time of course. A couch, an evening, one hour, stories, experiences, ideals, culture, knowledge, a glass of wine, or only a simple piece of bread or a warm moment...the most important idea is to SHARE.
Please do not send me any request if you only see couchsurfing as a way of travelling cheap.


I only had nice experiences with cool CSers. Let's hope it lasts.


Literatur, music, sports and cultural exchanges.
I love going out on the evening, but I'm not the kind of disco-freak at all. I prefer to sit with friends in pubs. I can do it for hours. Cinema freak too.

Music, Movies, and Books

Music: Bowie, Interpol, Gainsbourg, Joy Division, Grandaddy, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Arcade Fire, Keren Ann, The Clash, Velvet Underground, The Smith, Björk, Gossip, Sigur Ros, The Cure, Sonic Youth, CSS, Clap your hands, Vive la fête, Deus, Metric, Morcheeba, Daho, Rita Mitsouko, Raveonettes, Wedding present, New Order, Winter family, Milky chance, John Coltrane, Ana Moura, Diana Krall, Pierre Boulez, My bloody Valentine, Melody Gardot, The sugarcubes, Miles Davis, Wax Tailor, dEUS, MGMT, CirKus, Ladytron...

Cinema: Ozon, Chabrol, Cohen Bros, Dardenne Bros, N Birge Ceylan, Godard, Varda, Farhadi, Scorsese, Kusturica, Coppola, Golubovic, Pawlikowski...

Books: Duras, Pérec, Döblin, Rabelais, Racine, Lagerlöf, Gide, Krystof, Honoré, Lawrence, Quignard, Guibert, Kafka, Lachaud, Sueskind, Lenz, Schlink, Pennac, Yourcenar, Modiano, Echenoz, Tchekov, Dostoievski, Loest, Grossmann, Murakami...

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Well, it depends on what you call "amazing"; actually, the most impressive thing I've seen is the Rift Valley in Ethiopia. Huge. Immensity feeling. It was just so much for me that I even cried.
And otherwise...a collection of the book "The Little Prince" in foreign languages. But I think it's rather a kind of common collection?!

Teach, Learn, Share

I can teach: French langage (it's my job...) and French cooking. I cook a lot. Each day of the week. Specially with fresh products.

I want to learn to play the accordeon (I've got one but I can't play, it's a shame) and I would love to be able to make photos.

And one of my projects for the next years is to follow a course in French wine, cause I would like to know it better.

Countries I’ve Visited

Algeria, Armenia, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Cambodia, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Ethiopia, Georgia, Hungary, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Malta, Morocco, Nepal, Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Russian Federation, Serbia, Spain, Sweden, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Viet Nam

Countries I’ve Lived In

France, Germany

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