Rakesh Chauhan's Photo

Unverified Profile

  • Payment not verified
  • Phone not verified
  • Government ID not verified

Maybe Accepting Guests

  • Last login about 1 month ago

Join Couchsurfing to see Rakesh’s full profile.


  • 1 reference
  • Fluent in English, Hindi
  • 43, Male
  • Member since 2015
  • Buying and merchandising in fashion Retailing
  • Masters
  • No hometown listed
  • Profile 100% complete

About Me

I love to explore new places , cultures, food, music and people .
Loves nature , sea, forest.
Dream of diving deep in sea some day, planning to learn scuba diving, snorkeling soon in Thailand .

It's been a while when did real travelling in Spain in 2015.
But have lived in Sweden for studies , visited Denmark in 2007-08.

Have lived in Middle East ( read Saudi Arabia) as an expat for 2 years !!!
And seen countries like UAE (Dubai ), Bahrain etc.

Also for work travelled to Hong Kong, Indonesia , Sri Lanka , Bangladesh

By profession, I am fashion buyer/ sourcing specialist . I had opportunity to source garments for brands like H and M, Max Fashion etc . Presently working in similar role for a Sinagapore based fashion company.

I am here to meet and connect with interesting people to hear there crazy stories of travelling :))

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

I would like to meet interesting travelers and listen to there real stories .


Besides travelling and meeting interesting people, i like to listen to music of all genres preferably lounge music, electronic music, popular music. Likes to read books when get time, recent favorite being Shantaram. I am a big fan of international movies be it Hollywood or Bollywood.

  • fashion
  • sauna
  • movies
  • traveling
  • electronic music
  • instrumental music
  • hiking
  • camping
  • beaches
  • lakes
  • mountains
  • nature
  • forests
  • sea

Music, Movies, and Books

Other then lounge music and electronic music, i recently enjoy listening to singers like Enrique, Pharrell Williams, Avicii.

Shantaram is one of my recent fav, i have read all main books by Ayn Rands, Jeffery Archers is another author who i like to read besides Avin Toffler.

I have may fav Hollywood movies. but i am partial to movies by my fav actors like Tom Hanks, Pierce Brosnan, Johny Depp, Tom Cruise, Brad Pitt,Lianardo Caprio. I like to watch political dramas, action , thriller, comedy and period dramas. Some of fav are Forest Gump,cast away , Titanic and Mission Impossible series.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

My last

Teach, Learn, Share

I can offer my guests a guided tour on weekend , a couch ,Wi-Fi Internet, Life-long Friendship, Hugs, Great Times, Fun etc.

What I Can Share with Hosts

For my host I can be a helping hand, life-long friend, can share interesting stories about my travel experience and my work experience..

Countries I’ve Visited

Bahrain, Bangladesh, Denmark, Hong Kong, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, United Arab Emirates

Countries I’ve Lived In

Bahrain, India, Saudi Arabia, Sweden

Join Couchsurfing to see Rakesh’s full profile.

My Groups