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Overview

  • 12 References 9 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning Chinese, Kurmanji Kurdish, Spanish, Turkish
  • 31, Other
  • Member since 2010
  • Food grower
  • Life
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About Me

'Beauty will save the world'

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

To share life stories, learn about the world, get new cooking recipes, make people laugh, find new music.

Interests

Food sovereignty
Foraging
Permaculture
Forest gardening
Allotments
Anthropology
Film-making
Slow-food cooking
Marathon running
Long hikes on Dartmoor
Wandering in the forest
Swimming in the river
Beach parties
Storytelling
Folk tales
Bonfires and stars
Musica

  • poetry
  • beauty
  • dancing
  • folk dancing
  • dining
  • cooking
  • marathon
  • running
  • hiking
  • mountains

Music, Movies, and Books

Films:
Turtles Can Fly
Drunken Horses
Baraka
Kundun
Wonderful Town
Cinema Paradiso
The Best of Youth

Books:
Wild Swans
Princes Amongst Men
The Orientalist
Papillon
The God of Small Things
White Tiger
Born to Run

Music:
Nicola Cruz
Chancha Via Circuito
Balkan Beat Box
Laco Tayfa
Cat Empire
Global Drum Project
Maribou
Mercan Dede
Thievery Corporation
Massive Attack
Tricky
Fat Freddy's Drop
Gramatik
Ibrahim Maalouf

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Watching sunrise on Mount Nemrut!
Newroz in Amed!
Hid in a bus toilet to reach Tibet!

Teach, Learn, Share

English
Halay
Folk dancing
Foraging
Wild food
Herbs
Tennis

What I Can Share with Hosts

My life story, humour, lyrics, poems

Countries I’ve Visited

Albania, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Belgium, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Cambodia, Croatia, Czech Republic, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Kosovo, Laos, Macedonia, Malaysia, Morocco, Nepal, Oman, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Thailand, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Viet Nam

Countries I’ve Lived In

China, Netherlands, New Zealand, Turkey, United Kingdom

Old School Badges

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