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  • 324 references 285 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in Indonesian; learning English, German, Korean
  • 47, Male
  • Member since 2017
  • A Learner
  • Ph.D in Linguistics
  • From Gianyar, Bali, Indonesia
  • Profile 100% complete

About Me

☆I like learning something new concerning
cultures, languages, and traditions.

##We are NOT too Open-Minded Nor Perfect Hosts🙏🙏
##We CAN NOT show you around (As we have to work), so Be Independent (We can give you some informations, tips and tricks about Bali)##
##You are representatives of your countries, so behave well and obey the local traditions/regulations##

☆Our house is suitable for those who want to experience real Balinese tradition, culture and hospitality.
****We can only host you for A COUPLE OF NIGHTS, due to our work and village activities (Please bring us copy of your PASPORT for REGISTER)****
##Please be well Informed that staying with us means you are ready to experience something beyond your comfort, so enjoy the highlights : messy, smelly, dirty, hot, humid, noisy, cockcroaches, mosquitos, ants, flies, bugs, birds, spiders, cicadas, geckos, chicken droppings, dog dungs, hospitality and Many more-Those are part of village life😍😍

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

☆ I want to share knowledge and experiences with friends from all over the world. The more we know, the more we understand and appreciate each other (Following the principles: learn to know, learn to do, learn to behave, and learn to live together)
☆ I want to introduce some places, tradition, art and way of life in my village (Batuan village) and nearby to the world (Highlights: Happy Yoga, Batuan temple, Tegenungan waterfall, Kanto Lampo Waterfall, Batuan Art Museum, Kemenuh Butterfly Park, Dragonfly Park, Beji Coffee Garden, Sukawati Art Market, Sukawati Royal palace, Blahbatuh Royal palace, Barong dance, Legong dance, Gambuh dance, Kecak Fire Dance, Setia Dharma Mask and Puppet House, Gianyar Night Market, Wake Beach Club, Flamingo beach club, Bali Zoo Park, Bali Bird Park & Reptile Park, Bali Safari and Marine Park, Purnama Beach, Saba beach, Masceti beach, Lebih Beach (Local Seafood), Monkey Forest, Ubud Royal Palace, Ubud Market, Pura Saraswati (Lotus Temple), Campuhan Ridge Walk, Puri Lukisan Museum, Blanco Museum, Arma Museum, Neka Museum, Petulu White Heron Village, Jungle Swing, Tegalalang Rice Terrace, Tirta Empul Holy Spring Temple, Gunung Kawi Temple, Goa Gajah Temple, Gua Garba temple, Ayung River Rafting, ATV Quad Village, Hidden Canyon, Payangan Botanical Garden, Green School and Many More


# I really want to learn People's Behaviour, Characteristics, Way of Life, Culture, Tradition, Belief and Languages#

  • arts
  • culture
  • education
  • traveling
  • sports
  • languages
  • sightseeing
  • food
  • nature
  • adventure
  • people
  • traditions

Music, Movies, and Books

Gitanjali (Tagore), Bhagawad Gita (Song of the God)

**Life is Suffering, so Be Happy**

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

☆ Teaching my children Balinese tradition, culture and language
as many Balinese children don't speak and understand the language

☆ Hosted unique CSers from different continents, Including:
1. ASIA (Indonesia, China, Korea, Japan, India, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, The Philippines, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Srilanka, Nepal, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Taiwan, Hongkong, Israel, Saudi Arabia, UEA, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Iran, Jordan, Yemen)
2. EUROPE (Germany, France, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Belgium, Ireland, Scotland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland, Croatia, Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Russia, Belarus, Latvia, Lithuania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Ukraine, Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Romania, Switzerland, Austria, Luxembourg, Malta, Italy, Poland, Spain, Portugal, Greece, Turkey, Estonia, Serbia, Moldova, iceland)
3. AMERICA (USA, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, Peru, Cuba, Puerto Rico, Jamaica, Curaçao, Guadeloupe, Venezuela, El Salvador, Costarica, Bolivia, Guatemala)
4. AFRICA (Egypt, Marocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Tanzania, Sudan, Namibia, Ethiopia, South Africa, Mauritius, Madagascar, Reunion, Zimbabwe, Libya, Mauritania)
5. AUSTRALIA and OCEANIA (Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, New Caledonia)

Teach, Learn, Share

☆ I can teach Balinese and Indonesian Language, Caligraphy, traditional music, wood carving and Balinese food
☆ I learn foreign languages, Yoga, vegetarian food, art, culture, tradition and philosophy
☆ I share Balinese philosophy and hospitality

What I Can Share with Hosts

♡ Balinese warmth and hostility

Countries I’ve Visited

Bhutan, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Laos, Macao, Malaysia, Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines, Qatar, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, Viet Nam

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