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I am a friendly and outgoing person, always keen to see more of this amazing planet. I recently moved to Sydney to start my PhD. It's my dream project, as I work on humpback whales now. I did my degree of vet science in Germany and Switzerland. Followed by lots of travelling and volunteering I currently enjoy living in and exploring Sydney.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
I started my couchsurfing experiences in Australia about five years ago. At first I only used it to make new friends. Since then I have done a fair bit of actual couchsurfing. I simply enjoy visiting new places and feeling like I already got a friend there.
I enjoy nature and being outdoors, especially when spotting wildlife. Travelling and experiencing new cultures is also one of my favorites. I appreciate long conversations with a good portion of philosophy. I also love cooking and baking.
Besides, I love sports and regular exercising. Martial arts and all types of water related activities have always been my favorite. I did Ju Jutsu for many years and still do Escrima that is Phillipino stick fighting. Water-wise I go swimming, snorkelling and scuba diving. Currently I want to learn sailing. I am always pretty keen to try new sports like underwater rugby just recently.
Music, Movies, and Books
I love watching movies. My favorite movie all times is still "True lies" with Arnold Schwarzenegger. However, I do appreciate movies that make me think a little deeper as well.
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Living in Paris, San Francisco and the Australian outback for several months each, my favorite places
Hiking the Alps
Seeing Komodo dragons in the wild
Teach, Learn, Share
Stories of travelling and life in general
What I Can Share with Hosts
A bottle of nice red wine and my sushi making skills
Countries I’ve Visited
Australia, Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Denmark, France, Greece, Indonesia, Italy, Luxembourg, Mauritius, Monaco, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Thailand, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States
Countries I’ve Lived In
Australia, France, Germany, New Zealand, Switzerland, United States