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Overview

  • 66 References 44 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Hungarian; learning English, Finnish, Spanish
  • 30, Male
  • Member since 2008
  • learn finnish
  • biotechnology
  • From Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
  • Profile 65% complete

About Me

ABOUT ME

A very patient and peaceful guy.
A fitness junkie cyclist, amateur rower, sportsman and an adventurous outdoors-minded nomad soul.
A sensitive hedonist urban intellectuel, who is interested in the world and people, and can't say no.
Fond of travelling, hithchiking, couchsurfing, and this whole cultural exchange stuff.
At the moment works in a molecular biology lab and learns Finnish.
Mix these up, it will result someone like me:)

Ehh, I almost forgot that I'm an onion and garlic fan.

Update:
I am volunteering for 6 months in Northern Finland in Vasatokka Youth and Holiday Centre. My blog: www.vasatokkaimpressions.blogspot.com

CURRENT MISSION

explore myself, find my way

PHILOSOPHY

Basically: live and let live.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

Mostly hosting, sometimes surfing.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Yes, I have. Couchsurfing is cool.

Interests

People, places, books, mountains, rivers, music, beers, wines, bikes, thoughts etc.

  • books
  • beauty
  • beer
  • fitness
  • traveling
  • music
  • outdoor activities
  • cycling
  • surfing
  • rowing
  • biology
  • volunteering
  • rivers
  • mountains

Music, Movies, and Books

I am quite uneducated movie-wise, but there are some favourites: The Man from the Earth, Lost in translation, Fellini's Rome, films of Jarmusch,
There is a series of the Master and Margarita by Vladimir Bortko I like very much.
I like the english comedy 'allo 'allo:)
The room by Tommy Wiseau!

Music: classic rock, blues, world music, rock&roll, oldies, dixieland etc.
Bands/Artists I can listen to any time: Ali Farka Toure, Klezmatics, Karabély, Cesaria Evora, Ian Siegal, Pink Floyd, Ry Cooder, Rory Gallagher, Tom Waits, Leonard Cohen, Ripoff Raskolnikov, Kéknyúl (Blue rabbit) Hammond Band.
I like desert blues.

Some favourite writers: Graham Greene, Marquez, Lawrence Norfolk, Robert Merle, Kundera, Hrabal, Umberto Eco, Arthur Koestler, Bulgakov, Kurt Vonnegut, Ljudmila Ulickaja, Hungarian poet (and writer) Faludy György.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Every moment was amazing when I felt like being part of the nature or I faced with its power and beauty.
I survived a serious brain stroke.
I completed the infamous Budapest-Baja rowing regatta, which covers a distance of 165 kilometers.

Teach, Learn, Share

Teach:

How to fix your bike
Rowing basics
Some culinary stuff might be in range
To desperate folks I can teach some biochemistry
Anything I know

Learn:
I am curios basically, so...

Share:
I can offer you the remainder of the sausage I baked last night, but you ought to be quick to get it.

Countries I’ve Visited

Armenia, Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, Georgia, Greece, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Spain, Turkey

Countries I’ve Lived In

Hungary

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