Kemal Arslan

Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey

Wants to Meet Up

  • 99% response rate
  • Last login about 1 hour ago

Join Couchsurfing to see Kemal’s full profile. It’s free!


  • Fluent in English, Kurmanji Kurdish, Turkish; learning German, Persian (Farsi), Soranî Kurdish
  • 31, Male
  • Member since 2012
  • Information system auditor in a bank..
  • Graduate from Boğaziçi (Bosphorus) university, Management...
  • From Mersin, Mersin, Turkey
  • Profile 100% complete

About Me


Dear friends, thank you very much for your interest. We get on average 5 requests each day. Even if we can host every day, we can not accept all requests. Thats why sorry at the beginning for negative answers.

I work as an auditor, sometimes i go out of city for work purposes. Evin does not know English very well, thats why, we prefer to host when we are at home at the same time and weekends perfectly suit us. We can spend time with you and hang around together.


I work in a bank as an internal auditor. But this the most boring side of my life.. I like making new friends to learn something from them.. And taking photograph is the most exciting part of my life..

And here also some of my photos and videos which can give some clues about me..

I deal with short movies and documentaries. I deal with politics. I really like learning new languages and culture.


Sharing makes me rich not poor..

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I think sharing is the most beautiful thing in the world. Sharing knowledge, ideas, cultures and also couchs. So i am here to help someone who comes to our country by sharing and also to meet someone like me when i go abroad..


Up to now, we hosted many times and all was a great experience for me. We learned many things from my guests and rediscovered the city which we are living in.. So i want to repeat this experience as much as i can do..


Taking photograph, reading travel magazines, following people who are travelling around the world. Documentaries and short movies..

Music, Movies, and Books

Etnic music such as Niyaz, Kamkars, Maria Farantouri. Also turkish and other popular rock musicians..

Books about politics, cinema and photography.

Movies such as good turkish movies directed by Nuri Bilge Ceylan, Fatih Akin, Ferzan O€“zpetek, Yilmaz Guney and the other best world movies especially Micheal Haneke, Emir Kustrica, Theodoros Angelopoulos, Asghar Farhadi..

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Participating in a volunteer project in the east of Turkey. After that project having a spontaneous holiday to see south - east of turkey.

Solo interrail through the center of Europe which include München, Vienna, Bratislava, Prag, Berlin, Koeln, Brugge and Amsterdam..

A travel which include Iran, Iraq and Turkey Kurdistan region and passing borders gates on foot.

Teach, Learn, Share

I believe that someone who is a member of this group likes traveling and sharing. So i am ready for to learn about their country, traditions, meal, folk dance and music..

What I Can Share with Hosts

Kurdish language
Middle East politics
Istanbul social and night life
A house in city center
Cinema and music in Turkey

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Netherlands, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey

Countries I’ve Lived In

Germany, Iraq, Turkey

Join Couchsurfing to see Kemal’s full profile. It’s free!

My Groups