Ilker Cikrikcili

Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey

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  • Software engineer.
  • Computer engineer + MBA
  • From Tekirdag/Turkey
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About Me


To learn Kite surfing and attending salsa congresses as many as possible. Explore London city!


I'm back in istanbul!

I moved to London in September 2010 and now enjoying this wonderful city.

At the moment my life is full of salsa! I dance almost every night and attending salsa festivals. I've just come from NY, it was a wonderful city, lots of great dancers.

When it gets warmer, I'm planing to see different cities in UK in the weekends and I hope I can find someone to accompany me during those journeys :)

Home sweet home:


Stay independent as long as you can!

I always remind myself that I'll live once, this is my only chance to experience different activities. Try to live the most amazing life!

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


Katharina (Birmingham/UK), Sophie (Paris/FR), Cassandra (NY/US) and Natalie (DC/US) hosted me so far.
I used to host more people when I was in Istanbul :(
Here I don't stay at home so often.


Salsa dancing, windsurfing, snowboarding, swimming, cooking!

Music, Movies, and Books

Inception! American History X, Quills, Fight Club, Eternal sunshine of the spotless mind.

Rock, metal, new age, classical, latin music.

Not asked but :) How I met your mother, Coupling, Big Ben theory

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Swum with dolphins. Seen NY from 86th floor if Empire State at night.

Teach, Learn, Share

Salsa, Bachata!

I can also teach Turkish, chess, body building, swimming, rowing, anything about computer software (But I prefer not to ;) )

Countries I’ve Visited

Belgium, France, Georgia, Germany, Latvia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

Turkey, United Kingdom

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