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Overview

  • 2 References 2 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in Afrikaans, English; learning French, German, Italian, Portuguese
  • 35, Male
  • Member since 2012
  • Marketing Consultant
  • Business degree from a major uni, not that it matters
  • From Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Create more freedom for me and my family to live life better. Where and how we want to, on a boat preferably.

Also trying to set up South Africa's first proper Tiny House Community. Find Tiny Homes South Africa on fb.

ABOUT ME

Land locked water & ocean lover who realized that the rat race is a very bad, soul destroying system. I am working daily to claw my way out of it for good. Like to rethink and question everything and always looking for better ways of living. Proud husband and father of 2 great kids. Want to sail forever.

PHILOSOPHY

Life before Death.
Collect Memories, not Things.
Family first.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

Our home in Pretoria is unfortunately unsuitable for hosting atm, but we may consider hosting at a family house in Mozambique called Miramar Barra.

Would love to stay with interesting South Africans or Expats when I travel to Cape Town or Durban for work.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Still new to all this, but looking forward to future experiences.

Interests

Breath-hold spearfishing, sailing, scuba, travel, fishing, food, lifestyle design, the ocean, conservation, tiny homes, minimalism.

  • design
  • dining
  • cooking
  • boating
  • traveling
  • minimalism
  • fishing
  • scuba diving
  • sailing

Music, Movies, and Books

Hot flat and crowded, Friedman. 4 hour Workweek, Tim Ferriss. A Brief History of Time, Hawkins.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Became a dad. Swam with whalesharks, dolphins and mantas on various occasions. Once Freedived to 100 feet, Once.

Teach, Learn, Share

Can teach you how to clean a crayfish without any tools..does that count? Always like to learn new things currently focusing on sailing, online marketing and relearning everything I know about spearfishing and Freediving. Medium to Well cook.

Countries I’ve Visited

Botswana, Egypt, Lesotho, Mozambique, Swaziland, Zimbabwe

Countries I’ve Lived In

United Kingdom

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