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Overview

  • 9 references 6 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in Czech, English, German, Spanish; learning French, Portuguese
  • 24, Female
  • Member since 2018
  • Student
  • Waldorf Education
  • From Cali, Valle del Cauca, Colombia
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About Me

E N G L I S H

UPDATE: Currently down in Colombia working at a school and going after my dream... If somebody is in Cali right now, we might hang out (:

I am someone who likes traveling a lot. Just to experience the new and unknown is great and natural for me, it belongs to the process of maturing. I like languages because they are the gate to the foreign world.

Another thing I enjoy is the contact with children, that is why I am studying to be a teacher for Waldorf Schools. My biggest dream is to work in a sustainable school project in Latin America combining values of their huge indigenious tradition with Waldorf methods! But hanging out with my friends, cooking with them or spending time outside is also very important to me. So just hit me up :)

E S P A Ñ O L

ACTUALIZACIÓN: Actualmente en Colombia trabajando en una escuela y persiguiendo mi sueño... Si alguien está en Cali en este momento, podríamos pasar un rato (:

Soy una persona a la que le gusta mucho viajar. No me gusta quedarme en un solo sitio mucho tiempo. Experimentar lo nuevo y lo desconocido es genial y natural para mí, pertenece al proceso de maduración. Me gustan los idiomas porque son la puerta al mundo extranjero.

Otra cosa que me gusta es el contacto con los niños, por eso estoy estudiando para ser maestra de escuelas Waldorf. Mi mayor sueño es trabajar en un proyecto de escuela sostenible en América Latina combinando los valores y tradiciones con los métodos Waldorf. Pero salir con mis amigos, cocinar con ellos o pasar tiempo al aire libre también es muy importante para mí. Así que dame un toque :)

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

E N G L I S H
Its exciting when life becomes unpredictable and all of a sudden you can't even tell who you are going to share a table with the next day. Somehow, that mysterious someone becomes your friend and manages to make the world appear like such a small place to you.

E S P A Ñ O L
Es emocionante cuando la vida se vuelve imprevisible y de repente no puedes saber con quién vas a compartir mesa al día siguiente. De alguna manera, ese misterioso alguien se convierte en tu amigo y consigue que el mundo te parezca un lugar tan pequeño.

Interests

  • animals
  • poetry
  • education
  • traveling
  • drawing
  • languages
  • nature
  • africa
  • different cultures
  • handcraft
  • waldorf
  • humanitarian work
  • afrobeat
  • different people
  • rainforest
  • human connection

Music, Movies, and Books

Reggae, Rap and Electronic Music like Drum and Bass, (slow)Techno but also some good music from the 20th century get me every time (especially the 80s). Cumbia, Salsa, Dancehall, Reggaeton and other Latin music are on my playlist as well. I listen to many kinds of music, there is not THE music! I like to watch Disney movies, comedies, or action movies. But a good documentary does the trick too!

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

E N G L I S H
Volunteering in different Waldorf Schools (Germany and Colombia) and having studied Waldorf Education

My first long journey to Latin America, encountering new cultures and people. I absolutely fell in love with this huge part of the world and I want to try living there so bad!
Going to Cuba for a month, first time to travel all alone.. getting in touch with a mindset very different from the German one. Meeting open-minded people and sharing everything! I learned very much out there.

Living outdoors with 8 friends from university, working on the farm, sharing everything and learning about plants and construction

Traveling alone in Colombia. Being hosted by families in San Basilio de Palenque and in Buenventura getting to know all kinds of warmhearted people. Being treated by strangers as if I were family. These things opened my heart and I still wonder how I deserved such acts of kindness and humanity.

E S P A Ñ O L
Voluntariado en diferentes escuelas Waldorf (Alemania y Colombia) y haber estudiado Pedagogía Waldorf

Mi primer viaje largo a América Latina, para conocer nuevas culturas y personas. Me enamoré por completo de esta gran parte del mundo y tengo muchas ganas de vivir allí.
Ir a Cuba durante un mes, primera vez que viajo sola... estar en contacto con una mentalidad muy diferente a la alemana. Conocer a gente de mente abierta y compartirlo todo. Aprendí mucho allí.

Vivir al aire libre con 8 amigos de la universidad, trabajar en la granja, compartir todo y aprender sobre las plantas y la construcción

Viajar solo por Colombia. Ser acogido por familias en San Basilio de Palenque y en Buenventura conociendo todo tipo de personas de buen corazón. Ser tratada por extraños como si fuera de la familia. Estas cosas me abrieron el corazón y todavía me pregunto cómo merezco tales actos de bondad y humanidad.

What I Can Share with Hosts

E N G L I S H
I can show you how to cook some yummy vegetarian food and help in the house and look and play with your children. I would just like to get to know you and spend a nice time. Of course I would also like to learn something about your culture and practice different languages. I can teach you some German, English and Czech. I always have my passion and curiosity for the world in my backpack :-).

E S P A Ñ O L
Puedo enseñarte a cocinar un delicioso plato vegetariano y ayudar en la casa o jugar y cuidar a tus hijos. Simplemente me gustaría conocerte y pasar un rato agradable escuchando música o haciendo arte. Por supuesto, también me gustaría aprender algo sobre su cultura y practicar diferentes idiomas. Puedo enseñarte algo de alemán, inglés y checo. Siempre ando con mi pasión y curiosidad para el mundo :-).

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, England, France, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Panama, Peru, Portugal, Spain, Vatican City State

Countries I’ve Lived In

Colombia, Germany

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