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  • Fluent in English, Finnish, German; learning Czech, French, Slovak, Swedish
  • 36, Male
  • Member since 2011
  • project coordinator, software developer, information enth...
  • Bachelor's degree in infortmation technology
  • From Pieksamaki, Eastern Finland
  • Profile 65% complete

About Me


Learn how to make the world a better place and find out what I could do for that.


These days many start backpacking all around the world as soon as they're out of school or even earlier. I didn't do so, instead preferring to read about all the interesting and fascinating places and things far away. But slowly I'm coming to a conclusion, that at least some of those places and things should be closer experienced. Therefore I am open to meet new people and travel to new locations, even without a clear plan of what is there, further away.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

For meeting travellers and other interesting people over a few cups of coffee or glasses of beer. In the future, I may be able to host.


Books: Almost any fiction, especially historical novels, human relationships, fantasy, sci-fi and speculative fiction. Many types of fact books, such as history, geography, travel, societal, humanist and philosophical books.
Food and drinks: I most enjoy baking, and I am open to try most exotic foods and drinks.
Computers: Writing good and efficient software and making sure it's high quality.
Sports: Bicycling, wandering, swimming, yoga.

  • writing
  • books
  • dining
  • beer
  • coffee
  • baking
  • yoga
  • drinking
  • traveling
  • backpacking
  • sports
  • swimming
  • geography
  • history
  • software

Music, Movies, and Books

My number 1 favorite Book: Foucault's Pendulum by Umberto Eco.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Taking public transportation daily in Vietnam still feels like an achievement.

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Viet Nam

Countries I’ve Lived In

Finland, Germany, Viet Nam

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