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Overview

  • 15 References 8 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in Finnish; learning English, Spanish, Swedish
  • 31, Female
  • Member since 2011
  • No occupation listed
  • Rehabilitation counsellor, student of public health and n...
  • From Espoo
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

quiero hablar espanol

ABOUT ME

I'm very ordinary. At the moment I'm studying.
I might be little shy and quiet at first, but I'm talktive too.

This has hit me real hard; I have realized that I suck at reading maps. I used really good at it (in my opinion) With my friend while travelling in England, I was the MAP READER, and who would navigate us to sights. Nowdays I find myself lost in bizarre places and towns where I shouldn't even get lost. Don't trust me with a map.

I'm not musical, not of sense of rhythm. I look up people who can play intsruments, 'cos I can't. I enjohy singing eventhough I'm not good at it. My bizzare habit is singing in a car while driving and surfing radio channels.

PHILOSOPHY

I try to enjoy this day without worring the future or looking back. (This is really hard task, but I'm working on it) The theme for this year and years to come; is coming out of my comfort zone, I try to do things that I wouldn't normally do.

Freedom is traveling and being at this moment. Freedom is emphasized when I have sat back of motorbike. I haven't known the driver, I just have to trust him. The driver is taking me from point A to point B. Ultimate sense of freedom is in that moment, when I'm sitting back not able to do anything else but sit. That is freedom. Being 100 % at that moment.

I met a person who made me think how difficult it is to breath. I got inspired by an Israeli lady.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

by learning from others
hosting
surfing
participating in cs activities

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

It was year 2009 when I heard couch surfing in voluntary work camp here in Finland for the first time. I listened to experiences carefully what I was told to. It took years until i was ready for this.

I love it. I had the most amazing experience ever in Bali. It was unbelieveble. I will definetely do it again!

Surfed:
Ratna in Wanagiri: 2 nights 7/2011
Pietari in London: 1 night 12/2011
Tatu in Tampere: 2 nights 8/2012

Hosted:
Anna and Hannah: 2 nights 9/2012
Jukka 1 night 2/2013
Saka 1 night 4/2013
Dóri 2 nights 2/2014

Participated CS-activities:
Campstival in Nuuksio, Espoo with CS Helsinki 8/2012
Smoke sauna evening in Kuopio 2/2013
Midsummer celebration CS-Helsinki gang 6/2013

I hosted a cs-evening at my home 4/2013

I got to know fun couchsurfer Elly in Bali. Even though our paths didn't meet there, he was happy to help me via messages and sharing travelling tips.
Met super wonderfull people Anja and Hadas, still friends.
I stayed in a little village in bali. My host family was kind, welcoming, generous. The small things made feel home and part of their family during my short stay.

CS meeting in Kuopio 11/2011. I didn't know what to expect and it turned out to be great fun! Making world to better place over a glass of wine and sharing travelling tips.

Interests

travelling, international voluntary work, working out, movies, books, cultures, yoga, cooking, baking, sushi, hiking, nature, picking up blueberries, sauna, health/nutrition, wandering in my thoughts, dreaming, learning languages especially Swedish and Spanish; brushing up English, dachshunds, good wine over a good dinner, cross fit, Los Serranos, Cross fit

  • books
  • singing
  • cooking
  • wine
  • baking
  • yoga
  • working out
  • sauna
  • movies
  • reading
  • traveling
  • hiking
  • camping
  • surfing
  • cartography
  • languages

Music, Movies, and Books

I like good music. Now I listen to basso radio quite often. I like Finnish music. I don't like listen to music while I'm jogging or walking out doors. When winter is changing to spring it is fun to hear birds singing. Birds have flown back.

I read quite often detective stories.
Punk syndrome -documentary movie made me laugh a lot. It is about punk band called 'Pertti Kurikan nimipäivät' and British sitcom 'Miranda' is fabulous. It is simple enough for me :D

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

My aupair year has effected in me a lot. I learned a language, found my best friend, became international and found out how much fun travelling is!

I travelled on my own in Bali. I had the most amazing trip and holiday. I hiked to the top of mount Rinjani which is the 3rd highest mountain in Indonesia. It was so hard, the last leg to the top was undescrible, I was ready to give up,but I made it and I'm so proud of myself!. I met my bali family and the craziest woman who lives her live 100 % and more.

Teach, Learn, Share

I'm still learning of life, myself and everything. At the moment I think I will learn loads from you than I can ever teach you.

Countries I’ve Visited

Germany, India, Indonesia, Poland, Spain

Countries I’ve Lived In

Finland, Sweden, United Kingdom

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