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Mario Orlando Rodriguez Monforte

Merida, Yucatan, Mexico

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Overview

  • 105 Positive References2 Neutral
  • Fluent in Spanish; learning English, French, Yucatec Maya
  • 29, Male
  • Member since 2008
  • employee/sales
  • Pharmacy Chemistry Biology in one de...
  • From Tizimin, Yucatán.
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

do simple things this 2015

ABOUT ME

At the moment i think i do a lot of the following things: work, swim, dance, talk with people, i want to do more of this: travel, cook, dive, bike, hike, excersise (gym, swim, yoga), being in outdoors and more... i think people think im extrovert but looks serious (i think my glasses and work clothes help this point)....i like to have interesting conversations with people.

PHILOSOPHY

Be happy and when its possible help to the others for be happy.FUN FUN FUN

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

i can help for people to enjoy in my town and state, and i want to learn more about their cultures (language, cook, hobbies...) and i can show my regional culture too.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

SURFED

1cs Jean-Pierre&family:Dadizele 2cs Lieke, Peter and kids :Dendermonde 3cs Dirk :Dendermonde Brussels--Sanja Prague--Jeff and many more...

HOST

from 2008-2011 about one a week (quite a lot) from 2011-2015 about 4 a year :( (work doesn´t help with this )

MEETINGS/GATHERINGS

i´ve been in some CS meetings, some of them really nice, others not that much but always happy to meet ppl from the "community"... i want to attend more often to the local weekly meeting.

INTERESTING PARTICIPATION

Once i´ve been invited to participate in a panel to talk about my couchsurfing personal experience in an important antropology conference hahahaha

Interests

im interested in travel, sightseeing, play sports, watch movies, eat good food (when its possible :( ), learn more about México, about foreing people (different cultures and traditions)sciences, photography, cinema, languages, chistes, indigenas, natural products,......etc

Music, Movies & Books

many different kind of movies (hitchkook (psycho) , (La Vita e Belle), THE GODFATHER, THA SILENCE OF THE LAMB, HANNIBAL, RED DRAGON, LORD OF THE RINGS, CITY OF GOD, LA HERMANDAD DE LA GUERRA, LA LEY DE HERODES, MATANDO CABOS, ICE AGE, VECINOS INVASORES, THE OTHERS, LA LENGUA DE LA MARIPOSA, L´AUBERGE SPAGNOLE, ÁMELIE, REQUIEM, THE SHINING, CLOCKWORK ORANGE, NOS MIRAN, THE ELEPHANT MAN, SCARFACE, TRANSFORMERS, X-MEN, SILENT HILL, 007, SCARY MOVIE, FRAILTY..and some very interesting documentary...... all kinds of music(tengo un oido promiscuo jajajja)....

One Amazing Thing I've Done

Backpacking in Holbox island, Europe and the middle east.

Teach, Learn, Share

i can teach some things about Yucatan peninsula from my perspective (a proud but not in extreme Yucateco)...show you some beautiful natural/mayan places, tropical/local fruits (maybe exotic for you) As i love Spanish and its dialects i can teach you some and help you to understand some of the differences, and if you are a spanish speaker i would love to learn about the way you sepeak in your country/state. I have a list of things i want to improve or learn, some are languages, scuba-diving, free-diving, dancing, playin guitar, mayan stuff, food, amateur electronics, growing food, organic products, DIY stuff, woodcarving, building cabanas etc etc

What I Can Share With Hosts

If we have time we can do a lot of things, share food sometimes, share experiences always

Countries I've Visited

Austria, Belgium, Belize, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Guatemala, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Palestine, State of, Poland, Spain, United Kingdom

Countries I've Lived In

France, Mexico

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