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Overview

  • 18 References 11 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Spanish; learning Japanese, Portuguese
  • 30, Other
  • Member since 2008
  • Cat slaves
  • No education listed
  • From Buenos Aires, Autonomous City of Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Profile 65% complete

About Me

Hello there! We are a couple from Buenos Aires, Argentina. We are now living in Dublin, Ireland, for a year or so.

We could say we are 2 geeks that love to play board and video games, watch movies/TVseries/animation and read comic books, manga and novels. We also love vegetarian food, patisserie, coffee and tea... and more than anything... cats!! :3

A more formal description of us? Jon works in IT and Val is finishing her degree in Art History.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

We believe that you can learn so much when meeting people from different places. We love to make friends and share our knowledge about Buenos Aires city and Argentine culture to every curious person that want to learn our opinions and experiences in exchange to hear more about the places where they have been living ;)

We used to host people at our apartment in Buenos Aires city some years ago, but then we moved to a flat where we couldn't host people anymore... so sad! Anyway, we had great experiences when having surfers at home and also when we traveled around Europe :) it was also great to participate on CS events in Buenos Aires city! though it has been a while since we last participated on them, we definitely plan to be more active CS users in Ireland... we are looking forward to make friends all around when there :D

Interests

We like any kind of art, painting, photography, music, cinema, theater... specially look-like Broadway musicals, haha. Also, we have a really huge geek side as we said ;) ...

  • animals
  • pets
  • cats
  • arts
  • humanities
  • books
  • photography
  • coffee
  • vegetarian
  • comics
  • movies
  • video games
  • board games
  • painting
  • drawing
  • rock music
  • indie pop
  • animation
  • tea
  • manga
  • vegetarian food
  • musicals

Music, Movies, and Books

Music: The Beatles, Queen, The Killer, Architecture in Helsinki, Franz Ferdinand, Kaiser Chief, Moby, Daft Punk, Justice, Stars, Arcade Fire, Vampire Weekend, Paul Gilbert, Ed Motta, Temper Trap, Haken, Dave Brubeck...

Books: Harry Potter (all of them), Good Omens, Sourcery, Umibe no Kafuka...
Our favorite authors: Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett and Haruki Murakami.

Board games: Ticket to ride, 7 Wonders, Dixit, Coloretto, Race for the galaxy, Settlers of Catan, Castles of Burgundy...

Comics: way too many!!! haha

Countries I’ve Visited

Brazil, Chile, France, Israel, Italy, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Vatican City State

Countries I’ve Lived In

Argentina, Ireland

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