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Overview

  • 4 References 3 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning Arabic (Egypt), German, Spanish
  • 36, Male
  • Member since 2009
  • Teacher, filmmaker, artist
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About Me

ABOUT ME

I'm a relaxed, friendly and intelligent dude looking to make human connections all over the world.

It sounds ridiculous to say "I have a passion for people" like I'm applying for a job, but it's true! People rock!

PHILOSOPHY

We are not here to be unhappy.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

I couchsurfed in Melbourne and I WWOOFed in New Zealand (stayed on organic farms and helped with farmwork, gardening etc)

I've not hosted anyone yet but once I'm properly settled I'd really love to.

Interests

nature, camping, hiking, music, film, art and design, food, people

  • arts
  • design
  • graphic design
  • photography
  • film making
  • festivals
  • dining
  • gardening
  • music
  • hiking
  • camping
  • mountains

Music, Movies, and Books

MUSIC: Animal Collective, Of Montreal, TV on the Radio, Devendra Banhart, Radiohead, David Bowie, Nina Simone, Efterklang, Boney M, MIA, Beck... I really should stop...

MOVIES: The Science of Sleep, Muriel's Wedding, Shortbus, Seven, Fight Club, Eternal Sunshine, Tarkovsky's Stalker, La Dolce Vita, The Proposition, The Man Who Fell to Earth, Lord of the Rings, Matrix, 12 Monkeys, Trainspotting, ...more, more, more!

BOOKS: Harry Potter, Brave New World, The Crucible, The Wasp Factory by Iain Banks, anything by Clive Barker, Roald Dahl, Chuck Palahniuk, Ben Elton, Douglas Adams

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Horse-riding over frozen mountains in Songpan, Central China. I'd never been horse-riding before, and the scenery was just spectacular.

The Burning Man Festival. 'nuff said.

Teach, Learn, Share

I'm a teacher in art, graphic design, photography and filmmaking

I'd like to practice my Spanish, Arabic and German

What I Can Share with Hosts

I can offer free lessons in art, graphic design, photography and filmmaking

Countries I’ve Visited

China, Egypt, France, Netherlands, New Zealand, United Kingdom, United States, Vanuatu

Countries I’ve Lived In

Australia, Germany, United Kingdom

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