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  • 11 References 8 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, German; learning Spanish
  • 29, Male
  • Member since 2011
  • environmental scientist
  • Master of Science
  • From harsefeld, near hamburg
  • Profile 95% complete

About Me


I am traveling South America for (hopefully) a year - started in November 2015. First destination is Santiago de Chile and from there I am slowly traveling south.
I am trying to mix up Hostels, CS, camping and accomondation for work.


trying to say YES to ever new opportunity crossing my way at least once :) spontaneous, easy-going and looking forward to meet new and interesting people from around the world - as a host or while surfing myself. when traveling I need the right mix between crazy outgoing nights and calm relaxed moments. if visiting new places I want to get out, see and do stuff I cannot or will not do at home.


life is like a book, these people who do not travel only read the first page

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


finally after two years registered, I started participating at CS by hosting a room in my shared flat and going to CS events on a more regularly basis. Right now I'm on a (hopefully) one year trip through South America. I am trying to learn Spanish on my way because I guess it is essential to get most out of this trip when I am able to talk to locals in their language.


met a lot of couchsurfers while traveling around the world. had only good experiences so far, never any trouble. Hosted some travelers in my flat in Vienna and attended several CS events.


traveling, drinking, sports (swimming, basketball), doing new things for the first time, just walking without map in a new town until I get lost and try to find my way

Music, Movies, and Books

I definitely like a good movie night sometimes instead of going out and reexperienced the joy of a good book the last year.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

traveling the trans-siberian railway; sleeping on the great wall of china; roadtrip through california; traveling south america on my own right now

visited 29 states (12.8%)

Teach, Learn, Share

you will find out yourself :)

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Chile, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Mexico, Monaco, Mongolia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russian Federation, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, United States, Vatican City State

Countries I’ve Lived In

Austria, Germany

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