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CURRENT NEWS on Hosting:
After a devastating experience with a male surfer I decided as follows:
any surfer that arrives drunk and /or drugged at my place will be not accepted and end up on the street right away. If you want to come only to use drugs and party here is not your place to request.
Always Request separately, also couples.
If you smoke heavily ( I mean only cigarettes ) , you are not welcome. I am very sorry.
When I accept/ Maybe you first confirm and share your whatsapp before getting further info from me.
This is for safety of both sides and to prevent people surf anonymous? I hope you understand. ;)
Per 1 August 2016 I might host travellers in Amsterdam ! Read my profile ! :)
Always willing to help someone, talkative though occasionally silent/shy observer, creative, adventurous, passionate, poetic and positive minded.
- Uti non Abuti.
- A dying human is a burning museum, a living human is a box full of tales.
- Soy Terrícola !
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCH SURFING
When people offer me a place to stay I offer the same thing here in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
COUCH SURFING EXPERIENCE
I like to merge with locals when visiting a world city and specially when it is my first visit ever. www.couchsurfing.org offers an interesting opportunity and way to do so.
This was my first couch ever in New York:
Important: read in My Home/Additional Information that:
"I only accept individual requests.
Meaning; couples or people travelling together need to request both and both have an account at couchsurfing.com and both confirm in case I do accept their request."
Finally you will only recieve my details like address etc after you confirm your stay.
Science, film, travel, music, scuba diving and flying and anything you can drive !!
Flying cars , bikes motorbikes, cars ahaha !
Yoga, healthy food and technology. Evolution of the universe!
To find out what makes someone tick, great conversations and;
I spent my time developing films, working on my boat I share with my best friend in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
- scuba diving
- mixed martial arts
Music, Movies, and Books
Book: Le Petit Prince,
Movie: Soljaris from Andrej Tarkovsky
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Scuba Diving !
Beauty of some things and people.
Teach, Learn, Share
I can make superb pictures en clips for you if you wish so..
Any one can share experience thus, teach you something, from young to old!
Ask away, be curious !
I know 5 languages and a lot about cinema and art.
What I Can Share with Hosts
A fantastic view, any help and tips regarding the city.
Further we will see how we cope during your stay.
I will Help you around.
Positive energy and high energy ... talks.
If you want: a bike free of charge if you leave a deposit (€150,-) though renting is an option too . ( do not misinterpret; Costs I will have in case the bike gets stolen. Although I will teach how to lock it well to prevent this.
Amsterdam City guide booklet in English to use ( not to keep ).
In case you do not use a smart phone: Map of Amsterdam on paper to use ( not to keep ).
Use of my fast ADSL WIFI when home.
My, by now famous, red light district guided tour.
Something that I do to help people see this unique event in a relaxed and safe way thx to my knowledge and stories. It is not my lifestyle at all. As a film student I was three months homeless and lived in this district in a Christian Shelter that still exists today and that is how I got to know the ins and outs of this unique world. www.shelterhostelamsterdam.com
Tip from Manely:
Cheap/Free calls with smart phone:
Nice about it, is that it uses local numbers to call abroad through WIFI and then the call is Free.
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Countries I’ve Visited
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Ecuador, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Namibia, Spain, United Kingdom, United States
Countries I’ve Lived In
France, Netherlands, Spain