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  • 27 References 20 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, French; learning German, Spanish, Turkish
  • 31, Male
  • Member since 2007
  • French teacher for foreigners
  • Project engineer, French teacher
  • From Lyon, France
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About Me


spend quality time


Discovered Istanbul as an Erasmus student, worked in Europa, Africa and South America before coming back here, then moving to Munich in June this year, so not so much time left here!


My ideas are always changing, regarding on the last book I read.
I although definitely am influenced by oriental philosophies, unfortunately I don't have enough self-discipline.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


Sharing what I have, looking for what I need.


Hosted a bunch of great people when I was in Congo and since I'm in Istanbul, have been hosted for a week-end in Alicante (Spain), during a motobike trip in Poland and then in Amsterdam and Peru when I was arriving there to discover the city...


Visiting the world (cities, nature), partying, chatting with friends, cooking, reading, playing chess or backgammon, sports...

  • books
  • cooking
  • partying
  • chess
  • reading
  • sports
  • study abroad

Music, Movies, and Books

Rock, Reggae, Dub, French music, Ska, Electro...
French literature (classic or recent)

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Randomly met a group of gorillas in the jungle.

Teach, Learn, Share

I can help foreigners to learn French, I know how to cook as I have seen my mother and grandmother doing, and the native people from countries I have visited.

Countries I’ve Visited

Chad, Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon, Hungary, Iran, Poland, Spain

Countries I’ve Lived In

Congo, France, Germany, Peru, Senegal, Turkey

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