John Ovesen

Boston, MA, United States

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  • Bachelor's Degree: Business Global Management
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About Me


Life is brilliant. You just have to see it. :)


I'm a very polite guy and I am very nice. I was raised with very good manners. I simply take part of Couch Surfing to meet locals and experience YOUR WAY of life and not just the tourist "hot spots" of your country. I have no intention of hurting anyone or offending you. Just hope we can share a very special experience maybe in the small amount of time we may cross paths in life and be changed forever by it. About me....My Grandfather arrived in 1901 to Ellis Island New York from Moss, Norway which is a place known for making "smelly" paper. I am Swedish, Norwegian, Danish & Polish by blood.


Only live once, make the most of it. Those who are always young at heart, the sun never sets. I truly feel sorry for those who never travel or don't want to educate themselves more.

It's not how much money you make, it's how you spend

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I just try to be the nice, honest, sincere guy I am and hope you like me. Every couchsurfer I show Boston I give a 2 to 3 hour walking tour and you get to meet my little partner in crime "Mango" my cat from Taiwan.


Look at my references, I been so many places I couldn't begin to tell you all the stories I have.

Here's a better idea of who I am.....


Traveling of course. Football (LOVE WORLD CUP & Euro Cup) music, rock concerts, cats, cute females and doing fun things.

Music, Movies, and Books

Oasis is the greatest band in the world!
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds is EPIC!

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Traveling the whole world and being to so many different places.

Teach, Learn, Share

Just people's views on life.

I've been a Real Estate agent for a English teacher for 4 years...a Mail Man for 2 years....a Carpenter for a year...and now I'm a bar back/bar tender at the Boston House Of Blues in Boston....while being in sales my entire life. I basically make drinks and get to listen to live music while meeting a ton of fun people and party with rock stars.

What I Can Share with Hosts

Place to stay & a walking tour in Boston to all the historic sites quick (2 to 3 hours walking)

Countries I’ve Visited

Albania, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Czech Republic, Denmark, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Guatemala, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Laos, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Mexico, Montenegro, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Romania, Russian Federation, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Viet Nam

Countries I’ve Lived In

United States

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