Mauro Lourenco

Msida, Malta, Malta

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  • Fluent in English, Portuguese; learning French, Italian, Maltese, Spanish
  • 30, Male
  • Member since 2007
  • Volunteering, photographing, translating and interpreting...
  • Very well educated, thank you.
  • From Castro Verde, Beja, Portugal
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About Me

Exploring the world. Finding (or carving out) my place :)

Nurse with a knack for spirituality, looking for the perfect balance between modern science and traditional practices. Feeling a call towards Healing in general, so trying to find out what is there to learn... Also gripped by the elemental world, so seeing where it takes me. Plus I was quite a computer geek, am an adventurer, photographer among other things that catch my fancy ;)

If I had to choose one phrase, it would be the old "An ye harm none, do as thou whilst."

Love has become the single most important word/feeling/essence nowadays, and all my actions whirl around it. It is, after all, the answer to every question I might ask. Which doesn't prevent me from looking for other, funnier answers =P

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

Surfing, hosting, meeting, guiding, advising...

Hosting was my first experience and it was awesome, I had lots of fun with a group of Belgium folks.

Surfing came up eventually, and it was also a marvelous time that I spent with a group of people in Strasbourg - thanks for everything! Had some very interesting conversations with Hannah in Basel as well. After that, it became natural and nowadays I don't even consider renting a room at a hostel... CS is the way to go!

I've surfed plenty of couches, and each and every experience was a very positive one.


Nursing, health, reading, computers, computer-games, board games, photography, spirituality, complementary medicine, Celtic culture, elementals, Reiki, Art of Living...

Music, Movies, and Books

Writers: J.R.R. Tolkien, Dean Koontz, M. Z. Bradley, Paulo Coelho, Juliet Marillier, Anne Bishop, lots from Dragonlance...

Particular books: Summer with the Leprechauns, Dragon Tears, Black Jewels trilogy, The Mists of Avalon, Lord of the Rings trilogy, Sevenwaters trilogy

Movie director: Quentin Tarantino, Hayao Miyazaki

Particular movies: Braveheart, Matrix, Le Fabuleux Destin d'Amelie Poulain, Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind, Fight Club, Revolver, and everything by Miyazaki...

Teach, Learn, Share

Computer stuff, books, spirituality, esoterism, photography, games, traveling experiences, massages, Reiki, Love, random acts of kindness, cooking, fencing, stargazing...

Countries I’ve Visited

Bulgaria, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, India, Ireland, Italy, Mauritania, Morocco, Netherlands, Senegal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom

Countries I’ve Lived In

Germany, Malta, Portugal

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