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Tarik Selbes

İstanbul, Turkey

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Overview

  • 106 Positive References
  • Fluent in English, German, Turkish; learning Spanish
  • 28, Male
  • Member since 2010
  • procrastination
  • not too bad i suppose
  • From Istanbul,Turkey
  • Profile 100% complete

About Me

born in Istanbul, like to walk around aimlessly, like to eat and drink with friends..all others you'll get to know when you meet me.

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

to help people and to get to know their stories

Interests

different cultures, art, literature, music, couisines, politics, history...

Music, Movies & Books

Books: All those Russians like Dostoyevsky, Tolstoy, Gogol, Pushkin, Turgeniev..; Kafka, Marquez, Kundera, Proust, Boell, Eco, Calvino, Gombrowicz and others..

Music: pink floyd, the doors, caravan, led zeppelin, morphine, jethro tull,love, the kinks, almost all prog-rock and psychedelic rock groups, grunge, jazz, fusion,bach-composers from romantic era incl. beethoven, portishead, massive attack and radiohead as well

and above all my friend Murat:

http://muratkeyder.com/ http://www.youtube.com/user/MuratKMusic

or in short:

http://www.lastfm.com.tr/user/atomheartfather

Movies: all films by ingmar bergman and woody allen, stalker, solyaris, offret, zerkalo,ivan's childhood (yeah pretty much tarkovsky), blowup, a bout de suffle, from turkish cinema "zugurt agŸa" and "yol" are two of my favourites..

One Amazing Thing I've Done

stopped drinking milk at the age of 2. tea is far better!

Teach, Learn, Share

Lessons I can give: how to make a turkish coffee or some simple meal from turkish couisine, basic turkish, intro to belly dancing, some folk dances, how to play backgammon like a turkish guy, anything which happens that you always wanted to learn and by luck i know. no i can't teach you how to ride a camel sorry :p

I am interested in learning practically anything.

What I Can Share With Hosts

showing around (most probably but not for sure), lots of tea/coffee and conversation.

Countries I've Visited

Albania, Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Macedonia, Montenegro, Netherlands, Poland, Serbia, Switzerland

Countries I've Lived In

Turkey

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