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Magnus Simonsson

Stockholm, Stockholm County, Sweden

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Overview

  • 447 Positive References3 Neutral
  • Fluent in English, Swedish; learning German
  • 39, Male
  • Member since 2007
  • Secretary general for a political ca...
  • Political science, economics, law
  • From Lysekil, Västra Götaland County, Sweden
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About Me

I like to travel and to meet people. I have traveled a lot and have friends in many countries. I'm open minded, politically involved (left liberal), and I have been a vegetarian for more than 15 years.

I love to host and surf! Do you want to stay with my husband and me in Stockholm? Get to know when we are available to host: www.google.com/calendar/embed?src=fdde3cq1fig3a046tfrhdjt824@group.calendar.google.com&ctz=Europe/Stockholm

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

I try to participate the best way I can. Hosting and surfing. Organizing events in Stockholm and other cities. Having fun together with all nice Couchsurfers I meet!

I have had a really good time hosting many travelers in Stockholm. My husband and I have hosted 419 persons (June 2015) since we joined in 2007.

April 1st 2008 I was interviewed about Couchsurfing in Aftonbladet (the main newspaper in Sweden): www.aftonbladet.se/resa/article11933798.ab

Since I became a member I have couchsurfed in Edinburgh, Vilnius, Kaunas, Sardinia, Valencia, Buenos Aires, Santiago, Valparaíso, Posadas, Montevideo, Hamburg, Istanbul, Kiruna, Örebro, Vienna, Zürich, Geneva, Oslo, Narvik, Cape Town, Hartenbos, Plettenberg Bay, Hogsback, Pretoria, Akureyri, Kiev, London, Oradea, Cluj-Napoca, Sibiu, Bucharest, Edirne, Barcelona, Grecia, Panama City, Yerevan, Tbilisi, Ljubljana, Trieste, Singapore, Sydney, Katoomba, Auckland, Rotorua, Wellington, Queenstown, Guernsey, Jersey, Budapest, Chișinău, Bender, Odessa, Sevastopol, Minsk, Pristina, Managua, San Salvador, Antigua (Guatemala), Douglas (Isle of Man), Belfast, Puerto del Rosario (Fuerteventura), and Amsterdam. It has been great fun!

Interests

Friends. I spend a lot of time together with my friends - playing games, watching movies, drinking wine, having dinners...

Travels. To travel is one of my favourite interests. I have been to more than 80 countries and I like meeting new people.

Politics. I try to make the world a better place - it's almost a full time job. :-)

History. I have always been interested in old times - and I like going to museums.

Music, Movies & Books

Try going to the movies when I have the time. Listen mostly to happy bubbly pop, also known as schlager. Read newspapers and political magazines.

One Amazing Thing I've Done

I have been to about 80 countries. To hike in the Grand Canyon was great. The same counts for seeing the pyramids. And I enjoyed scuba diving with dolphins in the Red Sea.

Teach, Learn, Share

I'm very much involved in politics and can tell you a lot about how things work in Sweden.

What I Can Share With Hosts

I like to spend time together with my hosts, and get to know their way of living.

Countries I've Visited

Albania, Andorra, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, El Salvador, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lesotho, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Namibia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Palestine, Paraguay, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, San Marino, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Vatican City State, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Countries I've Lived In

Belgium, Sweden

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