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Overview

  • 16 references 6 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Portuguese; learning German, Spanish
  • 33, Male
  • Member since 2010
  • Business Development Executive
  • I have studied Economic Sciences in Sao Paulo and made my...
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION:

After living in South and North America, Asia and different parts of Europe, I moved to Barcelona to build up my career. I want to be able to travel when I please, experimenting global food and cultures.
I want to meet as many great people and places I can, to have fun, to make contacts and learn more about everything.

ABOUT ME

I am a pretty rational guy that goes crazy sometimes. But I usually don't do anything without knowing the consequences. Maybe because I'm a Taurus. Maybe because of my conservative education. Either way, I'm still trying to find my role on earth, because I do want to make the difference, but it doesn't seem easy to do that. I love to surprise, to be different. It doesn't mean that I'll put my hair blue or anything like that, it's just that I love to think in my own way. I am very convicted about my beliefs and my moral assumptions, and I am proud of being a fair guy.

PHILOSOPHY

I strongly believe that if everyone does his or her part to make the world a better place, it will be a better place soon. Putting selfishness away would help a lot, and I can't accept that there is still hunger in the world, when there is so much richness everywhere.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

I have CouchSurfed a few times and I love it!
It is the best way to travel around the world experimenting life from the perspective of the locals.

I'm on Couchsurfing to share experiences and learn from other people's life stories. You never know where you may find your new friends.

Interests

FERNWEH

My main interest is travel. I love to travel, regardless of the destination. The journey itself can be memorable.

I also love the scent of light brewed coffee. The complexity of a good red wine. The unmistakable smell of freshly baked bread. The beauty of a well put meal. Yep, my heart is in my stomach.

I am interested in international politics, economics and cultures. In writing, reading and discussing ideas.

I love to dance, to talk, to walk and to chill.

  • writing
  • beauty
  • dancing
  • education
  • dining
  • wine
  • red wine
  • beer
  • coffee
  • politics
  • reading
  • traveling
  • skiing
  • economics
  • teaching

Music, Movies, and Books

Books:
Machado de Assis
Nelson Rodrigues
Murakami
Millenium Trilogy
Dan Brown
Mario Vargas Llosa
Jose Saramago
Clarice Lispector
Jô Soares
etc

Movies:
Requiem for a dream
Titanic
Lost in Translation
Shrek
Avatar
Matrix
Eating Out
Blue Valentine
Winter's Bone
127 hours
Kick Ass
Finding Nemo
The Godfather
The Fighter
S1mone
Amnesia
Miss Congeniality
Juno
The Sixth Sense
The Green Mile
Philadelphia
Fight Club
Pearl Harbor
How to loose a man in 10 days
Scream
Taxi Driver
American Psycho
ET
Grease
Hairspray
Everything from Scorcese
Everything but the 90s from Woody Allen

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Working in a Ski Resort in the United States when I was 19 is among the things I've done that I wouldn't expect, but I believe that the most amazing things I've done were my trips to Chicago, NYC, Salvador, Paris, Ciudad del Este, Bratislava, Vienna, Prague, Munich, Crete, London. Recently, I lived in 15 different flats in four continents and I loved it!

Teach, Learn, Share

I have a pretty rational way of thinking, and you can always learn how to be practical.
I love talking, and talking about the things I've done, so maybe you can also learn something from my experiences!

What I Can Share with Hosts

Maybe you have already noticed, but I love talking. Talking, talking, talking.
Sharing experiences is how I learn new things, and decide what are the next steps I want to take.
If you want me to, though, I can be quiet for a while. I can go walk around the neighborhood and the city.
I am flexible, and very independent.
But I'll love to share a bottle of wine, a beer or a cup of tea while discussing memories and plans.

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Paraguay, Portugal, Russian Federation, Slovakia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

Brazil, Canada, Germany, Norway, Portugal, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, United States

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