Joost Smekens

Aalst, Vlaams Gewest, Belgium

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  • Fluent in Dutch, English, French, Spanish; learning German, Italian, Portuguese
  • 25, Male
  • Member since 2010
  • Sales Employee
  • International Relations
  • From Aalst, Flanders, Belgium
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About Me


To meet people, travel the world, and enjoy life!!!


At the moment working for a chocolate/bread/patissery company. I studied International Relations in Ghent, and also did 1 year in Valencia, Spain for erasmus. I like to see the whole world, meet people from all around the globe and make a lot of friends!

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


Marseille - France
Amsterdam - Netherlands
Budapest - Hungary
Vienna - Austria
Bratislava - Slovakia
Perth - Australia
Mandurah - Australia
Esperance - Australia
Adelaide - Australia
Mackay - Australia
Bangkok - Thailand
Santander - Spain
Bordeaux - France
Riga - Latvia
Klaipeda - Lithuania
Vilnius - Lithuania
Siauliai - Lithuania
Baisogala - Lithuania
Düsseldorf - Germany


Travelling, party, movies, music, literature ....

Music, Movies, and Books

Lord of the Rings
The Godfather
Cidade de deus
Motorcycle diaries
Everything from Brian De Palma, Francis Ford Coppola, Martin Scorsese, Quentin Tarantino, Pedro Almodóvar, ...

I'm a huge Bruce Springsteen fan, but also like all kinds of music! If I have to choose one style, it would be old rock music (Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd, Creedence clearwater revival, Van Morrison, Dire Straits, ...)

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

For sure the best choice and experience of my life, was going to Valencia for 1 year on erasmus!! It opened my mind and made me the person I am now. I also did one year working holiday in Australia, which, obviously, was an amazing experience too. My best trips were a roadtrip in the west of USA, Morroco and Norway! But I also loved travelling all around Spain, the Canary Islands, Italy, France, Estonia, and well, actually I like pretty much every place, as every place has it's own nice people, things to see and do, ...

Countries I’ve Visited

Australia, Austria, Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba, Curaçao, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Jamaica, Latvia, Lithuania, Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Thailand, Turkey, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

Australia, Belgium, Spain

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