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Luisa Borhina

Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

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Overview

  • 36 Positive References1 Neutral
  • Fluent in English; learning French, German, Italian, Spanish
  • 31, Female
  • Member since 2008
  • travel & learn & study
  • student - IT
  • From Tirgu-Jiu
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

I want to smile, travel, meet other smiles :) :) :) ..and dance everywhere I go :)

ABOUT ME

Update: the below profile is a couple of years old, am not the super-enthusiastic person I used to be anymore. Grew ...older :( I guess :)---------------------------------------------------*:) I'm a very positive person, smiley and sociable. I love dancing (argentine tango mostly this period :), traveling (I'll never give up these two passions; in fact I wish to teach dance someday :) ...ideally for free.I also love the mountains and life in the streets, wheter is street theatre, free hugs, just people hanging in a plaza or ...one of the coolest things: music and dancing in the streets :)I enjoy extreme sports (sky-diving, surfing, mountaineering), I also enjoy the beer evenings on our balcony with my flat-mates. I like to meet new people and usually I'm a very active and energetic person.I believe it is very important to try to do what you like as much as possible, so that you accumulate and leave behind positive emotions, memories, thoughts, experiences, energies :) ..in every forms :)

PHILOSOPHY

Trying to understand the other ...and there's never too much smileying in this world :) :) :)

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

Try to make connections and have positive experiences with people I meet; maybe make new friends

Exchange of ideas, having fun, helping eachother anyway we can, just hanging with somebody and knowing that person a bit :) ..

All these things just ROCK!! :)

CS meetings & events. Coffee, drinks, pubs.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Great so far :)
met lovely people, went to nice meetings, organised some events and surfed some friends:

As a guest: I have surfed couches in Sweden, France, US (Calif., Hawaii), Slovenia, Berlin and cities from Romania :) (not members of CS, but people from my group of friends).

As a host: I host friends when I have the chance or people that I meet, feel confident about (like the Belgrad guys I had just met at a seminar in my hometown years ago - it's the first hosting experience of non-friends people that I remember).

...And usually there is a flow of people in our apartment - but many not-yet-CS people :)

At the places I've lived before I have also hosted people from other countries that I've met in youth exchanges and trainings organized by the youth NGOs I was member of (Youngsters Without Borders, European Network Of Animation - social and street animation)

Interests

Music (Dancing), traveling and meeting people with as different backgrounds as possible,

Sports (Running, basketball, voleyball, tennis, extreme sports - including changing subways at rush hours in Unirii station :),

Mountaineering, Skiing, Snowboarding, Water sports),

Moviewing with my flat-mates and just hanging with my friends.

Music, Movies & Books

http://video.google.ca/videoplay?docid=7239169544268439911&hl=en
-this is a great movie, just click and watch :) It's only a few minutes :) .spread it out :). it's about finding truth and love, and spreading it :)

Jeux D'Enfants, Waking Life, Baraka, Ashes and Snow, Scent of a Woman, PS I love you, V for Vendetta, Amelie, Die Welle, Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Easy Virtue, Easy Rider, 3IRON (Bin-Jip)... and dance movies (Tango movies, Step Up 2...) are some that I liked a lot.

Music: everything except manele :) Most of the time I listen rock though. And tango.

Books: Daily psichology or any novel recommended by a friend, ...and anything by Eliade (everything I've read from him so far was great). Currently reading: "Dance, dance, dance" (it's not about dancing) - by Haruki Murakami - this author is surprisingly good :) - try him out.

One Amazing Thing I've Done

and all the places I've been so far

Teach, Learn, Share

Can teach: A few dance steps (tango, salsa, bachata?)
Some Romanian phrases (or other language that I know),
Anything else you discover about me and you would like me to share with you,

Would like to learn: playing any music instrument,
any new dance or language (foreign, signs, body, theatre, telepatic? :)
or other mean of expression/communication - maybe you can teach me how to talk with plants (I like plants a lot) ..or the dog language - I wouldn't mind barking with you for a coffee :).

Btw: did u know that the romanian dog has a different barking word than the english "woof", or the french or another country dog :) It's "ham-ham" ("a" like in Bart)

Share: good mood and fun, enthuziasm, smile & laughing, free hugs :)

Countries I've Visited

Austria, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I've Lived In

Romania, Switzerland, United States

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