Kat Bastamow

Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

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  • From Helsinki, Finland
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About Me


Stay still for a while


I prefer people to find out who I am through meeting me... So I'll skip the part about open-mindedness and friendliness, they should be obvious :).

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I've hosted surfers, been hosted and participated in different kinds of activities... Couchsurfing is a great way to get an in-depth look into different cultures -and sometimes just to spend a couple of hours chatting away with fellow travellers.


I love that feeling of being welcome which I get whenever and wherever I meet couchsurfers. I've surfed, hosted and travelled with couchsurfers and it's been great. I participate in BCN when I can, although a lot of the time other things get in the way. For my own travels, I think I'll have to wait till next summer...


Languages & cultures, travelling & meeting new people (obviously!), dinners with friends, a drink in the pub or a walk in the park in a good company... I also like good live music, African drumming and all kinds of dance though I can't hold a rhythm :)...

Music, Movies, and Books

I love books and chatting about them... always happy to have recommendations!! One beautiful but less well-known book I'd like to recommend is Isabel Eberhardt's In the Shadow of Islam -she was a true traveller!

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Sometimes the most amazing things can be found close at home...

Countries I’ve Visited

Canada, China, Japan, Spain

Countries I’ve Lived In

China, Ireland, Japan, Spain, United Kingdom

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