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  • 16 References 8 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in German; learning English, French, Portuguese, Spanish
  • 30, Female
  • Member since 2007
  • Living.
  • Life educates me:-)
  • From Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein
  • Profile 65% complete

About Me


To overcome my fear of air planes.

To be thankful every day.


I am open-minded, sociable, and interested in many directions... Can't stand routine, I always need changes, different colours and spices and in my life.

Sometimes I am talkative, sometimes more calm. But I always enjoy to have nice people around me!

I love the coincidences that life brings, and the unique moments that make you feel alive intensively.


Walk as if you are kissing the Earth with your feet.

A Buddhist wisdom

- and my personal objective!

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

I surfed a couple of couches and hosted different people, mostly from Capoeira. I really enjoy intercultural exchange and I get inspired by conversations with interesting people...


I trained Capoeira Angola for 6 years and it became a big part of my life... unfortunately I can't practise it at the moment, but I will always be a Capoeirista:-)

I like to skate, I love riding on horseback, I dance Forró and Bal Folk, play the flute, explore countries, landscapes, exciting places and cultures. I am interested in alternative ways of living, such as permaculture and degrowth. My plan is to live in a community-farm project in a few years...

I enjoy good concerts and creative festivals, chocolate, sitting on roof-tops, sleeping at beaches, hitchhiking, dancing, having inspiring conversations and the little things, that make life beautiful and intense... ;o)

  • concerts
  • festivals
  • dancing
  • bachata
  • capoeira
  • dining
  • chocolate
  • vegetarian
  • equestrian
  • hitchhiking
  • beaches

Music, Movies, and Books

Music: Fat Freddys Drop, Manu Chao, Desorden Publico, Dezarie, Bob Marley, Orishas, Jack Johnson, Abuela Coca, The Black Seeds, Sublime, Groundation, The XX, José Gonzales, High Tone, Soom T...

Movies: Sin Nombre, Y tu Mama Tambien, Amores Perros, Die Reise des jungen Che, Garden State...

Books: Marching Powder, Auf der Suche nach Captain Zero, Jim Boton Y Lucas El Maquinista, Kinder der Hoffnung, Narziss und Goldmund...

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I flew in between the Andean peaks and incredible cloud formations with a small propeller-driven plane...

Teach, Learn, Share

I can show you the basic step of Salsa, Bachata or Merengue or the very Capoeira basics.

I am vegetarian and there are a lot of people who think that vegeterian food is just carrotts - I can show you that you can eat vegetarian and TASTY!

Or I can try to help you improve your Spanish/German/English skills, as long they are on a basic level:-)

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Bolivia, Brazil, Croatia, Denmark, France, Italy, Kenya, Morocco, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, Spain, United Kingdom

Countries I’ve Lived In

Germany, Spain

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