Karin Ada

Madrid, Madrid, Spain

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  • Fluent in English; learning English, French, German, Spanish
  • 30, Female
  • Member since 2008
  • student/waitress/teacher/vagabond
  • International Relations/Sociology/TESOL/French/currently ...
  • From Seattle
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About Me


Ich will mein deutsch verbessern und damit versuchen Erdnussbutter in deutschen Aldis zu vermarkten


I am a nice girl from the west coast, Seattle to be exact. You can take the girl out of Seattle but you can't take the "seattleness" out of the girl. or something like that. I can be kind of reserved, but it depends a lot on the situation, how comfortable I am with people. and all of the travelling/moving around I have done has made me more outgoing over time!

The adventure continues; moving to Madrid Fall 2014 to work as an English teaching assistant. :-)


Live and let live

Oh the places you'll go... (Dr. Seuss)

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I've couchsurfed. I've hosted. I've been involved with the couchsurfing community in MTL, Paris qnd mqybe now Bordeaux :)


I have lost track! I have surfed on 3 continents in 9 countries. I have hosted on 2 continents in 3 countries :)


drinking mint tea, hot yoga, laughing about random stuff. and procrastinating!LEARNING GERMAN ah Ich meine DEUTSCH LERNEN

Music, Movies, and Books

I love ordering tv series from netflix and watching them all in one go.
-"arrested development"
-"30 rock"
-"the wire"
-"six feet under"
"true blood"
"the sopranos"
"flight of the chonchords"

movies-- "city of god" "good bye lenin" "annie hall" (and so many other woody allen movies) "appocolypse now" "the constant gardener" "y tu mama tambien" "hideous kinky" "the squid and the whale" "forgetting sarah silverman" etc.

books-- "crime and punishment" "weetzie bat books" "house of spirits" "the catcher in the rye" "to kill a mocking bird" etc.

music-- "wolf parade" "metric" "yeah yeah yeahs" "architecture in helsinski" "tiga" "scissor sisters" "morcheeba" "MIA" etc.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done


Teach, Learn, Share

Enseignez-moi français svp

Countries I’ve Visited

Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Morocco, Spain, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

Canada, France, United States

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