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  • 27 references 18 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish; learning Chinese, Italian, Portuguese, Russian
  • 34, Male
  • Member since 2014
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About Me

ABOUT ME

Be the change that you wish to see in the world.
(Mahatma Gandhi)

There is no way to happiness. Happiness is the way.
(Thich Nhat Hanh)

Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile
(Albert Einstein)

I'm an open-minded person living in a small flat in Recife, in the Northeast of Brazil, together with my wife.

I'm interested in getting to know people from different cultures all around world, exchange ideas and learn from their ways to think about things.

I like simplicity. Life should be simple, but often we make it too complicated. Moreover I think that we are all connected in a more higher sense. This is why I try to treat any human being with a maximum of respect.

I am not hosting a lot at the moment, because I am working a lot. I prefer meeting you for a drink or showing you some nice place in the city.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

I would like to get to know people all over the world and to exchange culture, ways of thinking and experiences!

Interests

Music: everything, but especially music from Latin America and Africa
Culture: music, literature, people, languages
Language learning: english, german, portuguese, spanish, italian russian, french, mandarin
Life Philosophy: Especially East Asian Philosophy like Taoism and Zen Buddhism, Stoic philosophy, Krishnamurti, Erich Fromm
Sport: biking, water activities, Capoeira

  • culture
  • literature
  • running
  • traveling
  • music
  • cycling
  • sports
  • languages

Music, Movies, and Books

Music: Jazz, World Music, Latin American Music: especially Forró, Choro, Samba, Frevo, Axé, Cumbia, Tango, Zouk
African Music: Rumba Lingala, Soukous, Semba, Coladeira, Funana, Kizomba
Books: Tao Te Ching, Bhagavad gita, Vom Haben zum Sein

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I traveled 3 weeks through the North of India only with Couchsurfing and it was an amazing experience!

Teach, Learn, Share

I can teach you a lot about music, language learning and life philosophy

What I Can Share with Hosts

Interesting stories, inspiring conversations and insights into my life philosophy!

Countries I’ve Visited

Argentina, Brazil, China, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, England, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Italy, Morocco, Netherlands, Poland, Russian Federation, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Tunisia, United States, Uruguay

Countries I’ve Lived In

Austria, Brazil

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