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Traveling like a crazy person and falling in love with each and every corner of the world I go to as I try to grasp what makes each of those places unique
I am sociable, outgoing, respectful curious and open-minded. I enjoy sharing random travel anecdotes, genuine conversations about "things of life" (I'm making myself feel old when I say that), or just come up with jokes about random topics and share a good laughters with CSers.
Getting along with all sorts of people and enjoying the little things of life are crucial to me, such as bonding with locals or fellow travellers. I travel a lot by myself but only to better encounter myself surrounded with interesting people with whom I can connect.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
I preach the wonders of CS all around
Portugal, Malta, France, Spain, Netherlands, Sweden, Italy, Brazil,...
Culture, sightseeing, sports in general, trekking, music, meeting new people, going out drinking and dancing, organizing trips when I'm off-trip (I organize trips as a living),...
Music, Movies, and Books
Movies: Into the wild, Ma vie en l'air, L'auberge espagnole, Motorcycle diaries, Intouchables, Holy Grail, tous les films de Louis de Funès,...
Music: i truly listen to any kind of music, i guess i listen most of all to Indi rock. My favorite artists are Artic Monkeys, Damien Saez, Modest Mouse, Ben Harper, Damien Rice, Macaco, Morodo, Zenit, RHCP, Mana, Pixies, Iron and wine, Jump little Children, Damien Marely, Jimmy eat world, Floggin Molly, Orishas, Blink 182, Nada surf, Muse, Radiohead, Sublime, the Streets and a lot of old classical bands from the 60's and 70's such as the Beatles, Simon and Garfunkel, the Who, Bob Dylan, plus lots of random songs.
Books: Language methods
La planete Dysneylandisee
History books generally talking
Travelling guides (i studied international tourism management), such as a good ol' Routard
The 5-minutel illiad
Sophie's world (just kidding)
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Swimming by a massive Manta Ray in Whitehaven beach in the Whitsundays (Australia). Sharing the natural fireworks of the Stromboli volcano at night with 6 of my best friends. Driving across the States...all the little things and moments too but most of all sharing those moments with fellow travellers
Teach, Learn, Share
I have lots of traveling tips to share, about places to go and things to visit and best fares for transportation as i studied tourism and traveled around as much as possible. I can also teach French or English, Spanish or a bit of Portuguese
What I Can Share with Hosts
Language lessons, dancing, storytelling, travel tips
Countries I’ve Visited
France, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain
Countries I’ve Lived In
Brazil, France, Italy, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, United States