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Karin Andersson

Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden

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  • 16 Positive References2 Neutral
  • Fluent in English, Swedish; learning Spanish, Swiss German
  • 26, Female
  • Member since 2007
  • childminder at a pre-school
  • HND in Travel & Tourism
  • From Ludvika, Sweden
  • Profile 65% complete

About Me


To become a pre-school teacher, and then explore the world.. or will it be the other way around??


Right now I'm waiting to hear from the universities to see if I get accepted to a pre-school teachers programme.. Fingers crossed!

I consider myself to be a kind person, more of the quiet type... Although, once you get me going I can be just as crazy as the next person! But you can't really understand who someone is from what you read about them, so lets just find out if we meet? :)


Don't think too much, it may cause you to miss out on alot.

Why I'm on Couchsurfing


I hope to find kind souls to show me around and possibly host me while I'm travelling. When I settle down I hope to be able to host and show others around.


I have surfed in Swansea and Bern. Met a few fellow surfers in Dalarna. Hosted 3 Australians in Swansea, good night that was! :D I have also met some super nice CSers in L.A.,San Francisco and Stockholm.


Spending time with friends and family, travelling and seeing/doing new things, reading (and getting lost in another world), music, walking, watching movies/tv/anime, nature, theatre/drama, trying to learn to play the guitar .

Music, Movies & Books

Zoolander, Beastly, Tucker and Dale vs. Evil, Inception, Shutter Island, The Holiday, Night at the Roxbury, Howl's Moving Castle, Princess Mononoke, My neighbour Totoro, Fried Green Tomatoes, Wire in the Blood-series, Garden State, among others.

Takida, Sonata Arctica, Apopthygma Berzerk, Code 64, Colony 5, Leona Lewis, Roxette, Queen, ABBA.. I have quite a wide range of music I like. (And am very bad at answering the question "What music do you listen to?")

Paulo Coelho's books I really like reading.I also very muck like Philip Pullman's triology His Dark Materials. Haruki Murakami books, especially Norweigan Wood and The Wind-up Bird Chronicle. The Harry Potter books.

One Amazing Thing I've Done

The decision to go to Switzerland with 1 weeks notice, and making it work!

Henna's and mine 3-day interrail in Europe visiting 3 countries and countless numbers of railways stations :P

Teach, Learn, Share

Teach me what you know, and I'll try to do the same.

Countries I've Visited

Australia, Austria, Egypt, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I've Lived In

Greece, Japan, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom

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