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José Manuel Paredes

Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico

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Overview

  • 23 Positive References
  • Fluent in English, Spanish; learning French, German
  • 33, Other
  • Member since 2009
  • Engineer
  • Bachelors degree
  • From Mexico State
  • Profile 90% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

To walk on the sand of every beach in the world, to go where no man has ever gone before

ABOUT ME

I'm a very courious person. I like everything related to art and culture, from acrhitecture to cuisine. Everything. I'm a great fan of music, especially rock.

PHILOSOPHY

Buddhism.Whatever you must do in life do it with conviction an coherence between waht you think and do. Love and let people love you. Bring back to the world the most of what it has given to you. All these features are just a part of the path towards Ilummination.

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I would like to help promote this very creative activity.
I would like to meet people from every corner of this planet and share my experiences and thoughts with them. There are lots of good hearted people out there who deserve to be listened to and from whom I ould learn a lot.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

I have not met many people since i have not been very active in this social network for some years but I'm eager to begin using this tool in the best way.

Interests

Music, design, screenwriting, reading, running, swimming, working out, making friends, learning languages, partying, movies, nature, backpacking.

Music, Movies & Books

I'm a great fan of cinematography. I practically enjoy any movie genre as long as the movie is made with quality. Everything form Cohen Brothers, to Lars Von Trier, Julian Schnabel and a long etctera.
In music: Rock, jazz and pop. The National, Inspiral Carpets, Beirut, Arcade Fire, The Buzzocks, Sonic Youth, etc
Books; travel and adventure, JMG Le Clezio, Kipling, Borges, Goethe, Sabines, etc

One Amazing Thing I've Done

-Ancient Rome
-Crossing the great Pirenees on train.

Teach, Learn, Share

I would like to learn more about asian culture and its philosophy. I would like to teach people how to meditate to gain every day awareness of themselves. I would like to share with other people my experience on Buddhism and transmit some its teachings if its possible.

Countries I've Visited

Argentina, Belize, Brazil, Germany, Italy, Paraguay, United States, Uruguay

Countries I've Lived In

Ecuador, Mexico

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