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Martin Schumann

Stuttgart, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany

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Overview

  • 25 Positive References1 Neutral
  • Fluent in German; learning English
  • 34, Other
  • Member since 2008
  • working as a service-tecchnician for...
  • proofed tecchician in electricity
  • From Gleichamberg, South of Thuringia, Germany
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

enjoying life

ABOUT ME

I'm a friendly and open minded guy who likes to do Sports(especially Football, Skiing, riding bikes or running), watching Movies at the cinema, listen to good Music(see list below), attending concerts and reading books.
I´m also interested in cooking, meeting people, having partys or just to talk with interesting people.

PHILOSOPHY

You should enjoy every day. A Day without laughing is wasted. Life´s to short for being in a bad mood. And so: Don´t worry, be happy!

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

March 2009:

surfed @ Lisa's place in Boston, MA
http://www.couchsurfing.com/people/13pieces/

April 2009:

surfed @ Lewis´ and Brandy´s place in NYC
http://www.couchsurfing.com/profile.html?id=CG8MFU
http://www.couchsurfing.com/profile.html?id=242HE6U

surfed @ Naomi´s place in Albany, NY
http://www.couchsurfing.com/profile.html?id=5104ASU

surfed @ Andrew´s place in Fairfield, CT
http://www.couchsurfing.com/people/jigs186/

June 2009:

hosted Christiana
http://www.couchsurfing.org/people/cmcerq/

August 2009:

surfed Bea´s place in Hamburg, Germany
http://www.couchsurfing.org/people/bea_bea/

September 2009:

surfed Franks couch in Washington DC.
http://www.couchsurfing.org/people/fsheehan/

surfed @ Lewis´ and Brandy´s place in NYC
http://www.couchsurfing.com/profile.html?id=CG8MFU
http://www.couchsurfing.com/profile.html?id=242HE6U

October 2009:

surfed @ Lisa's place in Boston, MA
http://www.couchsurfing.com/people/13pieces/

surfed Bens couch in Albany, NY
http://www.couchsurfing.org/profile.html?id=1Y56ESF

October 2010:
surfed @ Lewis´ and Brandy´s place in NYC
http://www.couchsurfing.com/profile.html?id=CG8MFU
http://www.couchsurfing.com/profile.html?id=242HE6U

Music, Movies & Books

Movies:
Forrest Gump, Saving Private Ryan, Million Dollar Baby, Das Leben der Anderen, Auf der Anderen Seite

Music:
COLDPLAY, Vampire Weekend, Bishop Allen, Nada Surf, Death Cab for Cutie, Adam Green, White Rabbits, White Lies, Razorlight, Franz Ferdinand, Sam Roberts, Plus/Minus, MGMT, Art Brut, The Derek Trucks Band, Travis, Akron Family, CCR, AC-DC, Queen, Stones, Eagles, Bruce Springsteen, Lenny Kravitz, Bon Jovi, Brian Adams, The Verve, Keane, Mando Diao, Greenday, Paolo Nutini, Wir sind Helden, Kettcar, Tomte, Sportis, Clueso, Amy McDonald, Sara Bareilles, Ida Maria, Ingrid Michaelson, Bob Marley, Jack Johnson, Matt Costa, Jason Mraz, Donovan Frankenreiter, U2, REM, Sublime, The Strokes, White Stripes, Mika, Joss Stone, Blitzen Trapper, Dixie Chicks...and many more!!!
Actually I listen to:
http://www.lastfm.de/user/mschumann1981

Books:
George Orwell - 1984, Patrick Süskind - Das Parfüm, Paulo Coelho - Der Alchimist, Wolfgang Büscher - Berlin-Moskau, Lance Armstrong - Tour des Lebens, Henning Mankell - Mitsommermord, Robert Ide - Geteilte Träume

One Amazing Thing I've Done

It´s always amazing to see beautiful countrys, great cities, to listen to good music, to watch movies which tells interesting stories, having fun or just to have some good food.

And:

- standing at night on the Charles River in Cambridge and enjoying the beautiful view to the Skyline of Boston

- walking after the sunset from Brooklyn on the Brooklyn Bridge to Manhattan

- standing at night at the Timesquare in NYC

- standing in front of the Niagara Falls

- finishing my first marathon

- skiing in the Alps on a beautiful sunny day

- watching a soccergame in the Westfalenstadium in Dortmund

Countries I've Visited

Austria, Bulgaria, Canada, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I've Lived In

Germany, United States

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