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Overview

  • 17 references 16 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, French, German, Spanish; learning Arabic, Bosnian
  • 26, Female
  • Member since 2014
  • Parliamentary Assistant
  • BA International Studies
  • No hometown listed
  • Profile 95% complete

About Me

This is not a dating website! If you feel lonely/want to meet someone for romantic purposes, use one of the million apps that exist exactly for that. Only accepting guests who've got references :)

ABOUT ME
I live in Stuttgart since 2019 and am involved in politics here.
I have always loved traveling: I lived in Bosnia-Herzegovina by myself for two years when I was 16, and then backpacked around South America and the Caribbean for a year. Then I moved to Canada to study and work there. There are many stories from my trips and experiences that I'd love to share with you, but I prefer listening first :) Talking comes after.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

I fall in love with people and places easily, but I have been in my comfort zone in university and work for a few years now so I feel a bit slow in my social interactions (also thanks to Covid...).

Interests

  • human rights
  • politics
  • sports
  • humor
  • cities
  • environmentalism

Music, Movies, and Books

Books (for good and less good times):
-Toni Morrison (Beloved especially!)
-Viktor Frankl (Man's Search for Meaning) - he means humans' search for meaning, not men's
-Pema Chodron (When Things Fall Apart) - you don't have to be Buddhist to enjoy this
-Oscar Wilde (The Importance of Being Earnest) - a good laugh
-Marcus Aurelius (Meditations)
-Nelson Mandela (Autobiography) - the beginning is a bit slow but it's worth it
-Frank Herbert (Dune) - for sci-fi lovers
And many more...

I am a desperate case when it comes to music, absolutely uncultured (my playlist is very mainstream mostly, with a bit of 50s and 60s), so I'll rely on you to share yours with me! And for movies I'm quite boring too, mostly watching documentaries where I learn something new (sorry).

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I think "amazing" depends so much on the circumstances, but some of the things that I've done which made me feel fulfilled are traveling on a ship across the Atlantic, working with refugees in Calais, supporting an enquiry in Canada, campaigning for the European elections,...

What I Can Share with Hosts

A very good listening ear and a new perspective, awe and curiosity, mediocre cooking skills, and a great new friendship.
So far I've always "surfed" and not hosted, and now that I'm in a fairly settled situation, I'd love to experience couchsurfing from the other side :)

Countries I’ve Visited

Albania, Argentina, Barbados, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Chile, Croatia, Cuba, Denmark, Ecuador, England, Greece, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Kosovo, Luxembourg, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Russian Federation, Serbia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, France, Germany

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