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  • 8 References 1 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in Dutch, English; learning French
  • 33, Female
  • Member since 2007
  • Journalist
  • Cultural Anthropology, Journalism
  • From Leiden
  • Profile 90% complete

About Me


I'am an active, curious and outgoing person interested in journalism, development, innovation, outdoor, sports, literature and other people. Not so much a party animal, but enjoying the company of different people all over the world.


laugh, play, run, look beyond yourself

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I have couch surfed in a couple of places and have met some couch surfers in the Netherlands.


I' ve couch surfed in Maroc, India, Bulgaria.


Journalism, running, biking,, writing, reading, friends, volunteering, outdoors,

  • animals
  • writing
  • literature
  • running
  • partying
  • reading
  • outdoor activities
  • cycling
  • sports
  • journalism
  • volunteering

Music, Movies, and Books

David Sedaris, Marisha Pessl, Jonathan Safran Foer, Haruki Murakami

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Cold, extremely dark nights in the Morrocan desert with the most amazing starry sky; trek in the Indian Himalayas and early morning walk to Adam's Peak in Sri Lanka.

What I Can Share with Hosts

Stroopwafel (typical Dutch cookies) & dropjes (typical Dutch candy).

Countries I’ve Visited

Bulgaria, China, Croatia, Denmark, France, Hungary, India, Israel, Italy, Kenya, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Romania, Russian Federation, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Ukraine

Countries I’ve Lived In

India, Netherlands, Sri Lanka, United Kingdom

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