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Overview

  • 5 References 3 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Spanish; learning Italian
  • 27, Male
  • Member since 2012
  • social-environmental activist
  • Psichology and sociology student
  • From San Isidro, Buenos Aires
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

I dream with a better world. I believe in a peaceful and fair world. My aim is to be part of a world where everybody share the same rights in every corner of the world. I think that together we can achieve this goal.

ABOUT ME

I live with my family at my home town, San Isidro, twenty minutes away from capitol City, Buenos Aires.
I am studying psichology and sociology at the public university of Buenos Aires, UBA.
I am a very sociable person, i enjoy a lot spending time with my friends and my family. I am a sensitive person and i like to hear and talk about personal issues of me and my loved ones.
I enjoy helping others with what they need.
I am always willing to give someone a hand.

PHILOSOPHY

I believe in a new way of relationships with everybody sharing what they have and willing to give the person they have beside what he needs.
I look for a world with stronger sense of community, this is the base for a mature and fair society.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I live with my parents, so hosting is not guaranteed in my house. But i offer surfer friends to hang out and show you every corner and cultural traditions of my town.

When travelling i would love to surf and know the real culture of every nation, by been part of locals way of life. I think this is the only way to really learn traditions and ways of living. I consider that this is what is worth of travelling, to grow by sharing something with others, and by receiving what they have to give.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

I am a begginner at couchsurfing and i am willing to enter to this amazing world immediately. I am waiting for my next trip to start surfing and knowing new people and new stories.

Interests

I like almost all sports that require a ball.
But i specially love futbol and tennis.
I am a River PLate and Roger Federer fan.

As i wrote on my mission, I work everyday for a better world. To achieve this is that, currently, I have a social-environmental organization named "wohow!", where we give educational talks. Our first goal is the growth of awareness.

Also, i love to spend my leisure time reading or going to the river coast for the entire day.

  • culture
  • reading
  • traveling
  • surfing
  • sports
  • tennis
  • sociology

Music, Movies, and Books

Movies: Zeitgeist, An inconvenient truth, The wall, Milk, Ghandi.

Books: Las venas abiertas de America Latina, Patas arriba, story of stuff, Capitalismo+contaminación=Una suma que resta, Rayuela, Conciencia ecológica, El principito, El libro de los abrazos, cometas en el cielo.

Music: No te va gustar, Arbolito, Charly Garcia, Manu Chao, Sublime, The Police, The beatles, Andrés Calamaro, Tiken Jah Fakoly, Los Pericos, Los Fabulosos Cadillacs, Leon Gieco.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Every place I've been was amazing.

Teach, Learn, Share

Sustainable way of living.

Countries I’ve Visited

France, Ireland, Italy, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru

Countries I’ve Lived In

Argentina, United Kingdom

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