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  • 1 Reference 1 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in Dutch, English, German; learning French, Spanish
  • 60, Male
  • Member since 2010
  • Pilot helicopter
  • Bsc, mcdm
  • From Netherlands
  • Profile 90% complete

About Me


Flight training to become flight instructor helicopter


Hi, busy with my second life, after being a fireofficer for 20 years. Last money is being spent on helicoptertraining.
54 of age, 3 kids, adventurous, been there done that.
Can't uplad photos with iPad but will send if required.
For more stuff look at my LinkedIn


Do good, find good.So much to do, how to choose? What is your gut feeling? Haven't found the answer yet and probably won't.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


Have no home myself at the moment, so I can't host.


Some experience in France and Seychelles.


He, anything really interests me. Would like to be huomo universalis.
Travelling is my passion and by becoming helicopter instructor I hope to combine work and travel.

  • instructor
  • pub crawls
  • traveling
  • backpacking

Music, Movies, and Books

French and Italian cinema and some American.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Solo motorcycle through south America, 4x4 to polar circle, backpacking southern Africa , train and motorcycle through India etc.

Teach, Learn, Share

Met friendly people all over the world. Western world seems to be more prejudiced.

Countries I’ve Visited

Albania, Andorra, Argentina, Aruba, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Botswana, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Maldives, Malta, Mexico, Moldova, Monaco, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Netherlands Antilles, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, San Marino, Seychelles, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Vatican City State, Zambia

Countries I’ve Lived In

France, Netherlands, South Africa, United States, Zimbabwe

Old School Badges

  • Pioneer
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