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Eduard Stengler

Marburg, Hessen, Germany

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  • 10 Positive References
  • Fluent in English, French, German; learning Chinese, Spanish
  • 24, Male
  • Member since 2012
  • Student
  • master
  • No hometown listed
  • Profile 65% complete

About Me


enjoy life


I am Edward (not that one from Twilight...)

At first i am often shy with new people and i always try to be polite. But the more time i spend with people and the more we know, the more people know i am quite easy-going, joking and talkative.

i have been an exchange student in France and i am interested in meeting people from all cultures. I am especially interested in chinese and japanese culture.


Enjoying life! or: Life is too important to be taken seriously


Albert Camus: A long life is not indication for a good life. It is possible to have a long life, but living like a dead. Living short, but intensively, and doing more experiences can be better than a long life.

Why I'm on Couchsurfing


I am an uncomplicated surfer when i surf at your place: I leave in the morning and come back in the evening :)

There is no problem if you have no time to show me around :) You offer me a place to stay, so that's even more i can expect :)


i am a beginner, but all my couchsurfing and couchsurfing activity experiences have been positive: so i want to continue couchsurfing :)

Poitiers: Maxime Tranchand
Paris: Chenxiao Zhu
London: Ye Love
Lyon: Magali Menuel
Kyoto (Japan): Fumiyuki Shimokado
Avignon: Siliviu Lazar & Laëtitia Briscese

and many meetings and town visits with other travellers by (previously named) "Couchsurfing Activitiy" in Paris, London and Tokyo


learning foreign languages, because languages are the entrance to cultures, people and travelling experiences:

i love meeting and talking to people from different cultures, and tasting traditional food :)

Music, Movies & Books

i love exceptional, non-hollywood and non-commercial movies, which are not too well known and have a strong message: for exemple Korean films by Kim Ki Duk ("Time/Sigan", "Breath/Sum", "Samaria", "3-Iron", and of course: "Spring, Sommer, Fall, Winter...and Spring") and Hongkongese films by Wang Jia Wei ("2046", "Chungking Express"). I would like to know more Japanese Films, but I do not know any.

i am not fixed on a sort of music, i listen to all kind of songs

One Amazing Thing I've Done

well, an amazing thing is that i survived and rehabilitated myself completely after been hit by truck when i was seven years old...
the only damage, that i keep, is a barely visible scar on the side of my head...

well, neither something i wanted to do nor something i can recommend... amazing is what medecine or what my "will" to live achieved :)

Teach, Learn, Share

i always offer to my hosts, if they have time to spend with me, to cook a german dish :) Every time my hosts had time and every time it could be arranged, everyone was happy and so stuffed, we could not move anymore haha I like to cook a lot (typically german!), so that no one stays hungry

I am interested in learning Japanese!!!
i could teach in return some German or French
(i want to become a French teacher) or i can tell about life and culture in Germany

What I Can Share With Hosts

see above

Countries I've Visited

Belgium, China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland, United Kingdom

Countries I've Lived In

France, Germany, Japan

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