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Settle down after lots of wandering
A couple of young teachers wanting to explore the world's infinite possibilities of having fun and learning from other people's lives and minds. Above it all we are perfectly clean and really hot-looking, talkative as can be standed.
"I'm not interested in Humanity, but I'm very fond of human beings."
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
We used to be common couchsurfers until we decided to make a one year trip through america together. Now we are split between Kolkata and Lomé at the starting point of a new life, with professional pretexts... I mean projects!
Hosted by several Csers of South America.
Gracias a todos por su amistad!
Teaching and learning.
Music, dance, literature, reading and writing, conversation, cooking, languages.
Music, Movies, and Books
Movies: Bollywood movies, Satyajit Ray, Pasolini, Raoul Ruiz... Into the wild, La Classe américaine...
Music: "World and Trad Music". Classical Indian music, Brazilian music (samba canção, bossa nova, forro, MPB), Colombian Music (SALSA! bullerengue, cumbia, llanera, andina), African Music (BÃ©nin)... Hector Lavoe, Satie, Fela Kuti, Ali Farka TourÃ©, Ella Fitzgerald, Cesaria Evora, Brigitte Fontaine...
Books: Levi Strauss, Saramago, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Céline, Jeunet, Bukowski, Rabindranath Tagore...
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Laura: Swimming with WILD dolphins' family in Brazil.
Matthias: Trekking on top of an iced vulcano in Chile.
Together: cycling from Bogota to Cusco (5,000kms)
Teach, Learn, Share
Teach: French language, Mathematics, English, Cuban Salsa, some Cuisine, French songs and culture.
Learn: Anything in particular: music (most of all guitar and percussions), languages, fresh thoughts and places.
Countries I’ve Visited
Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, Peru
Countries I’ve Lived In
Brazil, Colombia, France, India