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Overview

  • 31 References 21 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, German; learning French, Spanish
  • 27, Female
  • Member since 2011
  • Phd student
  • Biochemistry
  • From Berlin, Berlin, Germany
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Have Fun, Breathe Deep, Laugh Plenty and Drink Great Coffee!

ABOUT ME

Hi there!

I traveled my whole life. But couch surfing gave my trips a way more intense insight on my travel destinations, people and myself. And I love it!
I'm an open and communicative person, a coffee-addict who loves meeting people and getting to know interesting places. If you appreciate delicious baked goods you're already my friend!
I was born and raised in Berlin, I love spontaneous trips to European cities (like breakfast in Prague :-) and can't stay for a long time in one place, always have to move... Currently I'm working in a research lab in Chicago.

I grew up as a city girl but as soon as I realized what amazing things there are in nature I enjoy spending my time outside my natural habitat.

PHILOSOPHY

If you want something in your life you've never had, you'll have to do something you've never done.

Interests

I love walking around cities in the sun, riding my bike, yoga, baking, hiking, rock climbing, visiting museums and spending the day in a coffee shop with friends or a good book and enjoying the evening with a drink in a bar/pub, farmers markets, cliff diving, music concerts, book stores, contemporary art exhibitions and most of all: traveling!

  • arts
  • books
  • contemporary art
  • concerts
  • cooking
  • breakfast
  • coffee
  • baking
  • yoga
  • walking
  • drinking
  • board games
  • traveling
  • socializing
  • music
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • beaches
  • nature

Music, Movies, and Books

Music: among my favorites are TV on the Radio, The National, Devendra Banhart, Sufjan Stevens, Broken Social Scene, Santigold, Eels, LCD Soundsystem, Arcade Fire and...
Books: sooo many! a few examples that I can think of: travel stories (Shantaram, Life of Pie, and lots of Mark Twain), American short stories, Russian classics (i.e. Bulgakov)

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

There are many amazing things I experienced. But only because I shared those moments with wonderful people.

What I Can Share with Hosts

I'm a baker by heart. Be prepared for some delicious baked treats. I also love to share my many stories. And in winter I'm usually traveling with spices to prepare some German Glühwein.

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Belgium, Canada, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Denmark, England, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Liechtenstein, Malta, Mexico, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russian Federation, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States, Vatican City State

Countries I’ve Lived In

Canada, France, Germany, United States

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