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  • 79 References 34 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Portuguese, Spanish; learning French
  • 33, Female
  • Member since 2008
  • Cultural Projects Manager
  • Graduated in Cultural Management
  • From Nova Friburgo, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
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About Me


be happy with the little things ...


I'm all about culture and arts - so I choose that to also be my profession - I am a cultural producer, currently working with contemporary dance/performance. I dig museums, art galeries, concerts, dance shows, movies, plays... I'm very espontaneuos. Less shy than I would like to be. Always smiling and ready for new experiences. I'm completaly in love with this city so I may be the perfect person to give you the right tips about Rio! During the week days I am busy with work but I can for example go for an early morning promenade in the beach and have the evenings free and also I am free on the weekends!

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


Always amaze me how a simple idea could just gather so many good people together :)

I hosted many people in my apartment and also was hosted a few times. On top of all I thing Couch surfing helps you get in touch with local people and others travellers while travelling (specialy when you travel alone).

What I like the most about traveling, maybe even more than meeting places is meeting the local people, and couchsurfing has been the perfect tool for me to acomplish it.


I have been hosting and surfing for quite a few years now and not even once had a bad experience. Only very positive surprises :) > also I have been using the groups to gather people together in the places that I visit.


I like new things, new people. If you have some crazy plans for tonight, that kind of alternative that no one likes: a performance in a park, a concert of a band that no one knows: I'm probably in! :) Also contemporary art is a big passion, as is Big Bang Theory, making puppies out of ballons, playing card games ( and learning new ones), lifting beer glasses...

  • arts
  • culture
  • performing arts
  • contemporary art
  • concerts
  • festivals
  • dancing
  • beer
  • movies
  • traveling
  • origami
  • cycling
  • backpacking
  • surfing
  • languages
  • beaches

Music, Movies, and Books

Movies: Amelie, Laberinto del Fauno, Once, Mary Poppins... old walt disney movies...
Music keeps life flowing. Can make the difference in a day and bring sunshine to a cloudy day - so I use it and if's possible abuse it Every mood is a different tune.
I think I need more books in my life, but one international one that I love and read several times already is The Little Prince. Love it! All I had the chance to read Pablo Neruda and Gabriel Garcia Marquez also amuzed me

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I coordenated a public intervention with the signature of a Slovenian artist. We met in a festival I was working, and become good friends. We plan together to write his name (janez Jansa) with 140 umbrellas in Copacabana Beach. Was amazing. There is a pic in my album!
I took a break from all I had and went for a 6 month trip throughout south america and realized that sometime all you need can fit in a backpack and a hand full of friend, close or not :)

Teach, Learn, Share

teach: portuguese (?), card games, origami, how to make puppies shaped ballons, brazilian way of having fun, the importance of culture in our life, how to use brazilian's bad words properly - some people think it's easy;
Learn: all about it! Specially languages! I am particularly in love with spanish and trying very hard to learn french now
Share: all that I know

What I Can Share with Hosts

Other than my roof, I can share a bike (I have two), meals, talks :)

Countries I’ve Visited

Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Ecuador, France, Germany, Netherlands, Peru, Slovenia, Spain, United Kingdom, Uruguay

Countries I’ve Lived In

Brazil, Portugal, United States

Old School Badges

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