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We are both rather quite people.
We like trying out new things ("try before you die").
We are both IT'ers, so our house contains some IT stuff (domotica) :)
Helping people out is something that we like doing, although we must remind ourselves that it must be 2-way instead of just giving and never receiving..
We like to help people, thinking it's a sort of 'pay it forward', although you never know of course..
If we get something in return, being personal and try to look beyond 'easy' presents (e.g. a bottle of wine) is appreciated A LOT :-)
Think about something we don't have here in The Netherlands, something typical for your country! A good meal is appreciated too :)
For us CouchSurfing is a way to discover cultures by bringing them (through you) to us, instead of going to countries.
No, we don't travel a lot. Evelien is homesick quite easy.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
To help out others and discover the world through their eyes.
PC's / Lanpartys
Listen to all sorts of music
Spending time in the garden (trying to grow our own organic food)
- organic food
Music, Movies, and Books
Movies: action, comedy are favorites
Music: a bit of everything, from Katie Melua to Hardstyle
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
- Horsebackriding (Feeling down? Saddle up!)
- Our 10 day travel through Taiwan, discovering a whole new culture while driving our rented car.
Teach, Learn, Share
Teach: how things work in The Netherlands
Learn: learn from others how things in your country and life go. How you see the world.
Share: a good meal (eather cooked by me, you, or a cook in a restaurant), a converstation.
Our yearly Christmas Dinner (started in 2011) is defenitly a "share" too :)
What I Can Share with Hosts
A good Dutch meal, and a good conversation of course.
Countries I’ve Visited
Denmark, France, Greece, Italy, Spain, Taiwan, United Kingdom
Countries I’ve Lived In