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Always seek to try new things..
I love randomness, meeting new folks, and experiencing something new.
I've been living for a little while in the US. (First Michigan then Western Massachusetts.)
I've also lived for a few months in Boston, New York, Berlin, and London.
I was raised bilingual (French & Arabic),and I am fluent in English. in "LinkedIn" terms... I'm conversational in German and Spanish. Languages aside. I've formally studied Computer Science.
Laugh, explore, and be open-minded.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
My first CouchSurfing experience was amazing. It was in Toronto, with the sweetest person ever, Liz. I spent Christmas with my host..lovely memories. I've CouchSurfed at other spots in the US and Europe. I've always had such a great time with my host. When traveling, I enjoy meeting new people.. So I really like that about CouchSurfing.
Another cool story... I was at a conference in Phoenix and booked my flight back from Vegas. I had no clue how I was going to get from one place to the other... And again, CouchSurfing did its magic. I -- at the very last minute -- joined a couple of CouchSurfers who happened to be going through that exact route as part of their West coast road trip. The trip was a blast, and I am to this day still in touch with Sina and Sascha.
I am pretty outgoing. I like dancing. But I am also up for chilling at home with a group of friends having great conversations.
I'm sort of getting started with Photography. (check my Flickr account)
I'm more of a science/tech person... so this past year I decided to take an Art History and Film Studies class. Loved it. So I'm up for checking out Museums and watching a really cool Movie.
- art history
- computer science
Music, Movies, and Books
Freakonomics, Mark Twain, 1984...
Nina Simone, Coldplay, Beatles, Hozier, Anouar Brahem, Tame Impala...
The prestige, Fight Club, Grand Hotel Budapest, In the mood for love (I love the music), The Bicycle Thief (De Sica), Jia Zhangke movies, Intouchables, Good Will Hunting, The Shawshank redemption Tarantino movies, Le Casse tete chinois.
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
A bunch of random travels...
Rideshare to Prague from Berlin, got lost, ended up in Poland for a while and finally made it to the Czech Republic past 1am.
Was at a conference in Houston...explicitly didn't book my flight back...ended up CouchSurfing for a weekend in Austin (from which I flew back.)
Dublin during St. Patrick's + visited the Cliffs of Moher.
Rideshared from Zurich to Lyon to Geneva and ultimately back to Germany.
Teach, Learn, Share
Write your name in Arabic. Teach you silly & cool French phrases :)
What I Can Share with Hosts
Possibly could cook Couscous.
Countries I’ve Visited
Austria, Canada, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Morocco, Poland, Scotland, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States
Countries I’ve Lived In
Germany, Tunisia, United Kingdom, United States