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Musician, teacher and entrepreneur travelling in South America!
I mostly play and teach music. I also did a lot of Entrepreneurship, video work and game development.
Traveling by bicycle or train is one of my favourite things to do.
I'm planning a nomadic lifestyle in a music-packed van in the coming years.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
I often travel alone to force myself to meet locals. Usually not interested in the big flashy things but rather the small details and their history.
I like hosting last-minute surfers too: I love the spontaneity of it and I've been in that exact situation many times myself!
- Playing and talking about music (I play the drums and piano + composition)
- Using technology to serve education and/or solve real problems
- Bicycle travels, watching landscapes through the window of a train, hiking in nature
- Involved, honest conversations
Music, Movies, and Books
Latin, funk, hip-hop, jazz, rock, classical and electronic, afrobeat, and a bit of pop
Barry Lyndon, Apocalypse Now, The Big Lebowsky, Jodorowky's Dune
The Wire, Trëme ("The Wire" but in New Orleans with the whole music scene!), The Office US, Mindhunters
Radiolab, Revisionist History, BBC Great Lives, 99% Invisible, Thinking Sideways
- Travel diaries: Bouvier, Tesson, Poussin
- Murakami, Alexakis, Boris Vian, Robert Van Gulik
- Spiritual: Eckhart Tolle
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
I often get kind of bored, placid and too comfortable... I start to think that I've seen everything this planet can offer. And then all of a sudden a fantastic person or a stunning wonder of Nature proves me wrong, brings in a wave of emotions and renews my faith in this world and makes me super thankful to be alive! I cherish these moments of lucidity and profound humanity above all else.
Teach, Learn, Share
music, music theory and improvisation, business, game development, languages I know, tips for traveling
local history, local music, languages, anything I'm curious about (and there's a lot I'm curious about!)
cooking, coffee or a beer, a long relaxed walk in the surrounding area, and of course many many conversations
What I Can Share with Hosts
Currently unable to host, boo :(
Countries I’ve Visited
Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Norway, Scotland, Serbia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey, United States
Countries I’ve Lived In
France, Switzerland, United Kingdom