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to sum it up in a few words:
funny, adventurous, open-minded, sensitive, crazy, profound, unorganized, spontaneous, chaotic, ... a little bit of everything, depending on the situation, I´d say.
can't really describe it in a few words, though, so I guess you'll just have to get to know me :)
Ever tried? Ever failed? No matter.
Try again. Fail again. Fail better!
A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
If you don't know where you're going, any road will get you there.
If you want to be happy, be!
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
So far I hosted 2 couchsurfers and I have to say it was a really nice experience everytime. I stayed with couchsurfers in London and Amsterdam.
I like being a host for other people as well as surfing other people's couches. Everytime it's totally different, everytime it's really nice and everytime you meet really awesome new people.
I've also attended a lot of couchsurfer meetings or met other couchsurfers while travelling.
Music, Travelling, Literature, Sports, etc.
and above all: LANGUAGES
Music, Movies, and Books
Coeur de Pirate, Manu Chao, Gogol Bordello, Flogging Molly, Jarabe de Palo, Louise Attaque, Melanie Safka
Into The Wild,
Das Wilde Leben - Die 68er Ikone Uschi Obermair,
my absolute favorite: "Die rote Zora und ihre Bande",
all of Stephen Clarke's hilarious books about French people that I've read so far.
Right now, reading some of the French Caribbean ones: Césaire, Chamoiseau, Confiant, Zobel, ...
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
There´s just too many of them!!!
I´m absolutely unorganized and chaotic. And I love this quality, cuz it allows all these little unexpected things to happen. Some of these experiences I had while doing my year of European Voluntary Service in Luxembourg.
Falling asleep on the train and waking up in the middle of nowhere, suddenly in a different country; hitchhiking to a different country in the middle of the night cuz I feel like having a Kebap (well ... it actually sounds more adveturous than it is. Luxembourg is not that big ^^); travelling without any money and just letting things happen. In the end it always works out.
Just got back from an ERASMUS exchange year on the beautiful French caribbean Island of Martinique and pretty much everything I did and saw there was just A-M-A-Z-I-N-G ... the waterfalls, beaches, palm trees, sunsets .... :D
I´m curious what´s gonna be next!
Countries I’ve Visited
Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Lithuania, Martinique, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Poland, Puerto Rico, San Marino, Serbia, Spain, United States, Vatican City State
Countries I’ve Lived In
Austria, Luxembourg, Martinique, Portugal