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  • 4 References 3 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning German
  • 56, Male
  • Member since 2011
  • Artist
  • By experience mostly
  • From Crete, Greece
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About Me


Painting myself around the Europe


We all need a challenge. So i have decided to take a few years from work and travel the world. The travel started about 4 years ago. Some of the countries visit include, Thailand, Cambodia, Indonesia, Australia and many European countries, phew, so much traveling. In an to cut down on my carbon footprint my life now resides in the south of Crete amongst the many olive trees and large moustached men in pick ups!

Life here is great. Most of the day is spent trying to paint the delicious landscape suffused by the milky Cretan sun. To describe myself in a few words. I'm Adventurous, funny, great at cooking indian food, creative, non smoking, enjoy walking and drinking copious amounts of tea! Also like a decent cappuccino.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


In our post modern times social isolation is a reality for so many of us. How do we make new contacts and connections? Hopefully, CS may be a way forward in breaking down the barriers of social isolation and exclusion. If you like indian food i would love to cook some delicious Indian food for you. i normally travel with my box of fresh Indian spices.


Just started so a novice.


Art, , Music, Traveling, Walking, tea drinking, speaking really bad German and looking after stray dogs.

Music, Movies, and Books

Bach, Part and Bartok. Any foreign film with English sub titles! Not so many books these days more podcasts.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

To be one of the 3.6% of people to survive pancreatic cancer! So thankful!

Teach, Learn, Share

Can teach you to draw.

What I Can Share with Hosts

And to cook Indian food.

Countries I’ve Visited

Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Cambodia, Canada, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, India, Indonesia, Israel, Italy, Luxembourg, Monaco, Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

Greece, United Kingdom

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