Dessale B. Abraham

Bø, about 45 mts drive from Skien, Telemark, Norway

Dessale B. Abraham

Bø, about 45 mts drive from Skien, Telemark, Norway

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Overview

  • 10 References 4 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in Amharic, Arabic, English, Tigrinya; learning French, Norwegian Bokmål
  • 41, Male
  • Member since 2012
  • an exiled writer, currently living in Norway as a 'Guest-...
  • University BA, but has learnt more in practical life.
  • From From a Nomadic family of Africa origin
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Clear up my long lasted autobiography book.

ABOUT ME

I was born into a nomadic wayfarer family. I am a compeletely easy going and relaxed person, I can try nearly everything in life. I am truly fond of meeting people with a sincere spirit of sharing life experiences.

PHILOSOPHY

- 'Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever!'

- 'Be the change that you want see in the world.'

both quotes are from Mahatma Gandhi

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

Hospitality naturally is part of the culture I grew up. In fact, it is a matter of survival for the nomads. Guests who are never known to us before are named 'Gashai-Rebi' which literally means 'A Guest from God'. How a big blessing it would be then for a believer to host a guest from God?! You can simply imagine it.

for more information:

https://www.facebook.com/dessale.abraham (My FB Page)

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

It is interesting, it opens a wide door to link yourself up with many pure and important souls.

Interests

These days my entire interest is caught between reading and writing.

Music, Movies, and Books

I love all kind of slow music. And I prefer Documentary films and books.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

In Eritrea, I've survived in Denakil area which gets as hot as +50 ‘C!! Now in Norway, you know it how cold it gets!! I narrowly scaped death four times at least that I clearly remember.

Teach, Learn, Share

I may teach how to cook some traditional food my people eat; the problem is we wouldnt have the ingredients. In case the interest is there I can teach relaxing reflexology and massage.

What I Can Share with Hosts

Stories exprienced in real life.

Countries I’ve Visited

Belgium, Denmark, Djibouti, Ethiopia, France, Germany, Italy, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russian Federation, Rwanda, Slovenia, Spain, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Tanzania, Uganda

Countries I’ve Lived In

Eritrea, Norway, Sudan, Uganda

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