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Overview

  • 138 References 70 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Finnish, Swedish; learning Chinese (Simplified), Japanese
  • 35, Male
  • Member since 2012
  • Fulltime hobo, Undercover documentary maker and writer to...
  • Dabbled a bit at KTH Royal Institute of Technology, among...
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Slowly and humbly exploring the world. Right now having a longer break in Chongqing, China to save some money. I will be here for at least a year. I have a small but nice apartment.

-Over 30.000 km hitchhiked in Asia -

- On the road since 4th July 2012

PHILOSOPHY

Life is actually happening right NOW!

- One Love -

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

Right now I'm hosting in Chongqing, China.

I surf as much as possible, sometimes attend CS gatherings or hangouts with like minded people and also spread the word about Couchsurfing to everyone I meet on the road that is still unaware of this wonderful community.

Usually I'm traveling but, I am sometimes hosting people in my tent or if I happen to have a room once in a while...

I've hosted people in the Philippines, Thailand and how China.

- I accept invites for couches, drinks, hangouts or trips so don't be shy. :)

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Started out couch surfing in February 2013 and I'm loving every second of it. This far I have surfed through , Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Brunei, across Japan, Hong kong, Macau, China, Taiwan, Philippines, Malaysia, Vietnam and Laos. Only had amazing experiences this far.

Don't Couchsurf always because I really don't like planning and usually don't know where I'm going until I'm already there. Also I get hosted by random people on the streets or new friends I daily make during my travels. And also enjoy sleeping under the stars. :)

Interests

In the past the things I have found interesting has not always been the same things I have spent my time pursuing. I'm changing that now. From now on - what I WANT, what I NEED and what I DO are all one and same.

Music, Movies, and Books

Too many to even begin listing...

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Being born was a pretty big deal for me.

I inspired a Catholic priest in Philippines to start hitchhiking.

Spent a few days with two friends on an uninhabited island In Palawan.

Hitchhiked through tens of thousands of kilometers in Asia.

So many amazing things happens to me all the time when the way I travel and interacting with new people every single day, one regains new hope in humanity when witnessing all the hospitality people are capable of.

Teach, Learn, Share

Teach:
-I can show you the true art of getting lost, anywhere...
-I can take you with me hitchhiking.
-How to travel on a shoestring...or without any shoestrings at all!
-I can teach you Swedish, Finnish, and some low grade Japanese and maybe even some Chinese.
-I bake a pretty awesome pizza.
-I have secret skills :)

Learn:
I want to learn anything you can teach me, never enough. The more weird or uncommon skills, the better. :) But obviously your languages and foods. :)
Really want to learn:
-Diving
-Jungle/Outdoors survival
-Martial arts

Countries I’ve Visited

Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, China, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Laos, Macao, Malaysia, Netherlands, Philippines, Portugal, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Viet Nam

Countries I’ve Lived In

China, Philippines, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand

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