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Philip Markwalder

Bad Kissingen, Bavaria, Germany

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Last login 5 months ago

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Overview

  • 1 Positive References
  • Fluent in English, German, Spanish; learning French, Portuguese
  • 25, Male
  • Member since 2011
  • Music. Sports. Fotography. Reading. ...
  • Student
  • From Bern (CH)
  • Profile 60% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION
Right now I´m travelling through some parts of Latin America (mostly Chile, Bolivia, Ecuador and Brasil), in Germany my current mission would be to finish studying and open a restaurant I would say. I also always made music, mostly for myself. Another mission therefore would be to record all the stuff and press it on a CD/vinyl. :)

PHILOSOPHY

There is no right or wrong. There's just you and the consecuences of your actions.

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

I´ve only had good experiences doing couchsurfing. It´s not just that you can find a place to stay and connect with locals (what´s always better than staying in hostels), but also that you can find people to do stuff together.

Interests

music. languages. sports. movies. photography. literature. cooking. living.

Music, Movies & Books

I really listen to many different kinds of music. It´s pretty hard to say what´s my favorite, depends on the mood and situation I´m in. If I would have to mention one kind of music, I would say I´m really into Indie, Alternative, Grunge, that kind of stuff.. bands I like are Arcade Fire, Bright Eyes, Why?, Timber Timbre, Elliott Smith,... I also listen to a lot of old stuff, some Jazz, Blues, etc. or Hip Hop, depends on the mood.
I also like some "dancemusic", when it comes to going out, partying and dancing, etc... Doesn´t neccessarily have to be "electronic" music, I also like things like Jamiroquai and other funky stuff, but there´s a lot of DJs i really like, because they can generate some kind of journey.

Movies and Books...well, I think the easiest way is to mention some of my favorites.
A clockwork Orange, Fight Club, The Godfather, High Fidelity, some stuff by Bukowski, documentaries and movies by Werner Herzog,....

One Amazing Thing I've Done

I´ve loved. Only one time, but with all my heart. :)

Teach, Learn, Share

I think these three words express exactly what you do when you spend time togehter. I always learned from every person I´ve ever lived with. Sometimes I learned that I can´t live with this kind of person, but I also learned something. Plus sharing is caring.

What I Can Share With Hosts

I´m travelling with a guitar and a pendrive. So I can share music.
Also I really like to cook, my brother is a chef and I learned some of his skills, I´d say I´m a pretty good cook.
And yea, if we´re living / spending some time together for a few days, we definately will have some deep conversations, if you also like them.

Countries I've Visited

Argentina, Austria, Belize, Chile, France, Germany, Guatemala, Italy, Mexico, Spain, Switzerland, United States, Uruguay

Countries I've Lived In

Argentina, Germany, Spain, Switzerland

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