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Restless wanderer from Sweden that have been traveling the world for 9 years.
Currently in Macedonia, coming to Albania around June 18th then not sure. Spending most of the summer somewhere around the Balkans. No specific plans.
Looking for travel partners and hosts. Especially people willing to hitchhike and wild camp/CS.
- I'm an experienced ESL English teacher for hire and I'm currently looking for work (in any country).
** I don't accept CS friend requests from people I haven't met, so please send me a message instead or yell at me if you see me on the street or find me on social media.
I was hitchhiking, AUTOSTOP, a total of 80.000 km overland, from Asia through Central Asia and to Europe. And then I spent a few months on a couple of sailboats around the coast of southern Europe, then I missed Asia.
* Always looking for hosts, pretty much everywhere.
*Currently not carrying any of my camping gear so looking to aquire som cheap/free hand-me-downs for the summer.
* I'm interested if you happen to live on a BOAT or do longer voyages on the sea. I'm always looking for ways to cross the sea. **
Slowly and humbly exploring the world.
- On the road since 4th July 2012
Life is actually happening right NOW!
- One Love -
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
I Couchsurf as much as possible, sometimes attend or create 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, China, Turkey, India and Malaysia. Plus the people who shared my tent on the road.
- I accept invites for couches, drinks, hangouts or trips so don't be shy. :)
Started out couch surfing in February 2013 and I'm loving every second of it. This far I have surfed in most countries I've visited. 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. I also have been hosted by hundreds of random people on the streets and new friends I daily make during my travels. And also enjoy sleeping under the stars. :)
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.
- chinese food
- scuba diving
- language exchange
- watching movies
- local food
- healthy food
- the ocean
- healthy lifestyle
- homemade food
- film industry
- street workout
- digital nomad
- teaching english
- drinking coffee
- lifting weights
- english teaching
- health and fitness
- programming languages
- tv production
- tv extra
- analog nomad
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 and from Asia to Europe.
Lived on a sailboat almost 3 months...
Worked 4 months on a big TV production.
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
-I'm a freelance English teacher.
-I can show you the true art of getting lost, anywhere...
-I can take you with me hitchhiking and camping.
-How to travel on a shoestring...or without any shoestrings at all!
-I can teach you Swedish or maybe some Finnish.
-I bake a pretty awesome pizza.
-I have secret skills :)
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:
*Anything related to health and fitness
*Film making + Acting
- Martial arts
- Cooking your specialty
What I Can Share with Hosts
I usually enjoy cooking. And I might have a story or two to share.
Countries I’ve Visited
Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Cambodia, China, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Iran, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Macao, Macedonia, Malaysia, Morocco, Netherlands, Philippines, Portugal, Singapore, Spain, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Uzbekistan, Viet Nam, Åland Islands
Countries I’ve Lived In
China, India, Malaysia, Morocco, Philippines, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand