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Jake van de Velde Fidock

Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia

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  • 30 Positive References
  • Fluent in English; learning Indonesian, Russian, Thai
  • 25, Male
  • Member since 2008
  • Vagrant
  • Dropped out in year 10
  • From Byron Bay, NSW, Australia
  • Profile 60% complete

About Me


See as much of the world as I can and really live.


I like traveling and having adventures with my friends, I don't like working or staying in the one place for too long. Started traveling in the start of 2008 and haven't stopped since.

I don't drink or smoke and I am a vegetarian.


If you knew for certain that you had a terminal illness, if you had little time left to live you would waste precious little of it. Well I'm telling you, you do have a terminal illness, it's called birth, you don't have more than a few years left, no one does, so be happy now without reason or you never will be at all.

Why I'm on Couchsurfing


I have mainly been hosted but I have had the pleasure of hosting one person when I finally stopped traveling for a short period of time. I also spread the word of couchsurfing to anyone that will listen.


Surfed - Rhea and Freddy - France 09 Evin - Sweden 09 Tonje and Lina - Norway 09 Sirpa - Finland 09 Piia - Finland 09 Laura - Estonia 09 Kristine and Martins - Latvia 09 Diana - Portugal 09 Sofia and Ricardo - Portugal 09 Alex - Portugal 09 Maria - Spain 09 Loic - France 09 Karin and David - Switzerland 09 Philipp - Germany - 09 Kamilla - Austria -10 Jen and Ewa - Poland -10 Outi - Hungary - 10 Omar - Dubai - 10 Salome and Avto - Georgia - 11 Reza - Armenia - 11 Ali - Iran - 11 Japs - Philippines - 11 Noa - Philippines - 11 Ela - Indonesia - 11 Fani - Indonesia - 11 Aresty - Indonesia - 11 Reza - Indonesia - 11 Yudi - Indonesia - 11 Elwyn - Indonesia - 11 Dhasa - Indonesia - 11 David - Timor Leste - 11

Hosted -

Curtis - America - 10


Travel, Photography, Muay Thai and having fun in general.

Music, Movies & Books

Books - Way of the Peaceful Warrior, Lord Of The Rings, 1984, Shantaram, etc.

Movies - Into the Wild, Bakara, Anchorman, The Hangover, Step Brothers, 7 Years in Tibet, I Love You Man, etc.

TV - Naruto, Dragon Ball, Sopranos, Real Time, Family Guy, American Dad, The Cleveland Show, etc.

One Amazing Thing I've Done

Best thing I've done is left my home town behind to go out and explore other parts of the world.

Teach, Learn, Share

Not too sure what I've got to offer but Im sure there would be something you could learn from me.

Countries I've Visited

Albania, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Cambodia, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Indonesia, Iran, Islamic Republic of, Ireland, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Latvia, Lithuania, Malaysia, Montenegro, Morocco, Myanmar, Nepal, Norway, Philippines, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, Syrian Arab Republic, Timor-Leste (East Timor), Turkey, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Vatican City State, Viet Nam

Countries I've Lived In

Australia, Cyprus, India, Italy, Thailand

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