Fiona Thiessen

Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden

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Overview

  • 17 References 11
  • Fluent in English, German; learning Dutch, French, Swedish
  • 31, Female
  • Member since 2012
  • PhD student
  • Master of Science (Geoscience)
  • From Osnabrück, Germany
  • Profile 65% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

finding a way to travel into space..

ABOUT ME

I am from Germany and currently living in Stockholm. I would describe myself as an open-minded, curious and cheerful person. I just love travelling and getting to know all kind of different cultures and people from around the world. That´s why I love couchsurfing.

Aaaand I am a scientist and currently investigating Apollo samples (yes, samples from the Moon :))

PHILOSOPHY

It's not the places you go, but the people you meet!

Carpe diem!

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

I have met awesome people during couchsurfing meetings or when hosting/surfing. I feel surrounded by people with the same attitude towards traveling and life in general. I have met some of my best friends via couchsurfing.

Interests

- My greatest passion: travelling
- Surfing & in general the ocean
- Planetology & Geology
- Everything about Australia, I just love OZ
- Photography
- Cooking & Food (especially baking)
- Running & swimming

Music, Movies, and Books

Music: Cat Empire, Milky Chance, Of Monsters And Men, Xavier Rudd
going out: I love the nineties or anything electronic ;)

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

There is more than one thing, but here are just a few ;)
swimming with bioluminescent algae at night - highly recommended!
backpacking one year in Australia
sitting on the back of a truck while driving through Thailand and just feeling the freedom as a backpacker
watching the sky at nite in the desert
learning how to surf on Bali
climbing a pretty high hotel roof in Toronto with other couchsurfers
getting invited to a dinner with locals on Sri Lanka

Countries I’ve Visited

Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Denmark, Fiji, France, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Indonesia, Italy, Jamaica, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Monaco, Morocco, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Serbia, Singapore, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United States, Vatican City State

Countries I’ve Lived In

Australia, Germany, Netherlands, Sweden

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