Kate Baklitskaya

Pattaya, Chon Buri, Thailand

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  • Fluent in English, Russian, Ukrainian; learning Japanese, Korean, Romanian
  • 30, Female
  • Member since 2010
  • journalist
  • bachelor of International Relations
  • No hometown listed
  • Profile 65% complete

About Me


find interesting people. It's all about the people's stories after all.


Read a lot of books and studied hard but didnt get to know the true meaning of life so decided to challenge myself by learning from personal experience whats good and whats bad and what is there worth living for so that in some 40-45 years sitting in an old rocking chair I would have a couple of stories to tell to my grandchildren.
Its been 4 years since I set off on a long and interesting journey called journalism. Currently I work as a correspondent for a British news agency
which covers news from the countries of the past Soviet Union so I got to combine two things I love most - traveling and languages. Due to my work I move all the time and last year I moved to Thailand where I'm based at the moment.


If it's not there, then make it.
If it has been made, then take it.
If it has been taken, then steal it.
If it has been stolen, then it's not there.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I surf and I host


I had the most amazing experience surfing the couches and just meeting for coffee. Made some great friends. Had nothing but the best experience)


languages, music, public speaking, international relations, personal opinions, photography, smoking, teaching, travelling, mixing coctails, street art, loving life I guess)

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Setting off for another journey is already pretty amazing for me. And I do it all the time.

Teach, Learn, Share

Can teach you everything I know, sadly don't know that much, but maybe you can teach me smth as well?)

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Azerbaijan, Cambodia, Georgia, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Malaysia, Moldova, Philippines, Romania, Russian Federation, Spain, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Viet Nam

Countries I’ve Lived In

Moldova, Russian Federation, South Korea, Thailand, Ukraine

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