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  • 36 References 28 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, German; learning Spanish
  • 33, Male
  • Member since 2008
  • Software Engineer
  • PhD in Computer Science
  • From Graz, Styria, Austria
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About Me


Explore Europe


Me and my wife live in a house near Graz. We love traveling, hiking and doing sports together.


Dare to be great

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


Traveling and hosting. We would love to learn to know people from all over the world and show them around in Graz and its surroundings. We are also active members of the local CS community in Graz where we attend meetings.


We went to Norway and Couch Surfing was the only possibility for us as all youth hostels were closed during that time. But we learned to know so many nice people via Couch Surfing and had experiences far beyond anything you could possibly buy. So we would love to do it again and host people from all over the world!


Photography, Traveling, Sailing, Meeting people, Biking, running, Wintersports, rock climbing

  • photography
  • running
  • traveling
  • socializing
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • surfing
  • sailing
  • sports
  • rock climbing

Music, Movies, and Books

Movies: Cinema Paradiso, Shrek
Music: Classic, Jazz, Electronic - I love Spotify!

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

When in India, I had to fight with a wild monkey who tried to grab our last water bottle.

Teach, Learn, Share

I'm a hobby photographer and if you'd like to have a small introductory course into photography beyond point-and-shoot feel free to ask me.

Countries I’ve Visited

China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Greece, India, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

Austria, United States

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