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Overview

  • 222 references 169 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Italian, Spanish; learning Portuguese
  • 45, Male
  • Member since 2007
  • Statistician for an Education Research Institute
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  • From Rome, Rome, Italy
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Collecting 300 Csers! I'm at 237...help me! >>

ABOUT ME

Wind in my hair i feel part of everywhere...('Into the wild' movie)>>> PLEASE USE THE CS REQUEST TOOL FOR REQUESTS!>>> better hosting on weekends>>> Sorry for couples requests but if i can choose i prefer other requests

PHILOSOPHY

BLUES OF PEOPLE!!!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3hGSqqhhokE

"Surrendering to the present is the worst way to build the future" / "Arrendersi al presente è il modo peggiore per costruire il futuro" / "Rendirse a lo presente es la peor manera de construir el futuro" (Tom Benetollo)
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"Hay que endurecerse sin perder la ternura jamás" / "You've got to get tough without ever loosing your tenderness" / "Bisogna indurirsi senza perdere mai la tenerezza" (Che Guevara)
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Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

My place, Villa Arzilla, is well known in the roman cs community. It's a shared place for guests, cs locals, friends and events! There's always positive energy in the air...

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Hosted: 237 persons (167f ; 70m);

Surfed: 22 times (+ many times in Rome):
EUROPE: Berlin (3 times), London, Helsinki, Barcelona, Istanbul, Budapest, Riga, Paris, Madrid.>USA: Rockville, New York.
LATIN AMERICA:
- Argentina y Uruguay: Bs Aires twice, Jujuy, Mendoza, Alta Gracia, Montevideo;
- Costa Rica: San Ramon;
- Ecuador: Montañita, Guayaquil, Cuenca;
- Colombia: Bogotà y Medellìn. i know my flatmates thanks to cs!
- Brasil: Sao Paulo
NORTH AMERICA:
- New York, Rockville

Interests

Music: i'm a music addicted...always looking for new bands...while loving old bands...my heart beats for rock (from '70 to nowadays) but i fly over almost all genres!
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Swimming! that's my meditation...
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Latinoamerica: i don't know why...but i feel this continent so close to me...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DkFJE8ZdeG8&feature=autoplay&list=HL1338452528&playnext=10

  • books
  • music
  • rock
  • percussion

Music, Movies, and Books

MUSIC: i listen i play i sing i love you! > guitar > guitar > guitar > guitar
I don't watch any tv...fortunately I have better things to do... ____________________________________________________
>>>> here is my tiny band GRASSCAR (gtr+voice): http://www.myspace.com/grasscarband
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>>>> here are my videos: MUSIC:me & LYRICS:my neighbour
"Condominio Namaziano"
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yT0_3rTJo-w

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

- Erasmus project...and my mind became open wide!
- Rome-Amsterdam by bus...24hours!!!
- La gente de Cuba (cuban people)
- las cataratas de Iguazù (Argentina)
- los colores de los cierros en el norte de Argentina
- las olas, las playas y la rana verde en Costa Rica
- Jam sessions at my place!!! Yeaaaah!
- the Paris metro at 6.30 pm...
- 120 people partying at Villa Arzilla (my place)
- Machu Picchu y la Isla del Sol en Perù

Teach, Learn, Share

At my place you'll share a relaxed atmosphere, pasta, wine, people, music, guitars, cds, books, ideas, art and love...

Countries I’ve Visited

Argentina, Austria, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Ecuador, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Hungary, Indonesia, Latvia, Lithuania, Mexico, Netherlands, Panama, Peru, Portugal, Romania, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Thailand, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay

Countries I’ve Lived In

Italy, United Kingdom

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