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Overview

  • 114 References 62 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning Hindi, Spanish
  • 47, Male
  • Member since 2006
  • IT - Oracle DBA
  • Uni Grad
  • No hometown listed
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About Me

***SXSW *** , I will NOT be hosting.
If you are a veteran CS'er i may consider it.
Thanks.

*** I usually accept request up to 10 days out & last mintue ***
*** Travelers on Holiday Only ***

About me, Well I'm a crazy aquarian. Real laid back, down to earth & always looking for a good laugh. I have a passion for music, especially anything eclectic(I'm also a closet metalhead). I live to travel ( 56 countries) & I cant sit still for too long without getting the travel bug. Have aspirations to travel the world and experience different cultures.

PHILOSOPHY

Just do it, you live only once!
'Not all who wander are lost'

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

As a Host, Surfer & Host events.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Once hosted 6 couchsurfers at onetime. was a great time & recommend others to try it aswell

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Surfed:
Helsinki - Miika Pihlaja x 2
Potsdam w/ RAROM
Heidelberg w/Thomas Splettstoesser
Berlin w/ Matthias Hatzak & Stefan Kontschinsky
Turku - Sofia Hagan
Belem - Andre
Salvador - Richard
Rio - Carlos

2011
Lima - Marco
Santiago - Felipe
Mendoza - Fernando
Cordoba - Zach
Buenos Aires - Maximo, Pablo, Shivam
Berlin,Germany - Katrin & Henry
Prague - Karo
Ceske Budejovice - Jan
Brno - David
Krakow - Stephan
Lviv - Andrei
Brasov - Val
Sofia - Natalia
Florence - Ricardo
Istanbul - Burcu
Jordan - Fadi
India - Sashi
Japan - Toshiko
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Hosted:
Germany - Matthias Hatzak & Stefan Kontschinsky
USA - Galen Morgan
USA - David Joshua Jennings
Poland - Radek and Paula Ermel
Switzerland - SARAH Erard
France - Saad Kadioui
Germany - Tom and Thomas
China / NY - Siyun X 2
USA - Kyle D
France - Cyrielle Weber
Portugal - Rita
Canada -
USA - Reina
Russia - Evgeny, Marina & Yury
Germany - Katrin & Henry
Austria - Paul
Mexico - Lavi X 2
Israel - Zach
S Korean - Sungho
Switz - Leo & Laurele
Belgium - Evie & Duffy
France - Greg
Poland - Martyna
Germany - Sarah & Kasia
France - Mael
Reunion - Rodolfe & Narina
Japan - San
Italy - Daniela Rizza
Saudi - Nabeel
Germany - Jakob & Heiro
UK - Emma & Kevin

2013
US - Derek
US - Brooks
US - Hanna
Canada - Thomas
Israel - Tamir/Tauba
Iran - Milad

2014

USA - Corey
Germany - Franzi
USA - Lily
France - Vince

2015
Diana - Colombia
Sebastian - France
Mexico - Alejandra y Ivan
Sydney - Cherie

2016
Israel - Yarin
Aus - Martha
Pol - Marta

2017
Netherlands -Sytze
United States - Vanessa
Australia - Harry
Belarus - Max
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Attended several Meet ups, Hosted & Surfed.

I can thankfully say they have
all been positive experiences

Interests

Music, Live Music, Photography, Travel, Diving, Backpacking, Hiking, Sub-Culture, Craft Beers, Meditation, Pranayam

Music, Movies, and Books

Favorite Music:
deep house, house, dub, asian underground, downtempo, d&b, trip-hop, electro, garage, dancehall, reggae, soca, metal, indie rock, acid jazz, old skool hip hop, ragga - Nusrat Ali Kahn, Zakir Hussain, Ravi Shankar, i'll stop here(i could keep going :)

Favorite Books:
Books by, Kurt Vonnegut, Neal Stephenson, Philip Caputo, HST, Jack Kerouac, Lonely Planet

Favorite Movies:
Star Wars series, Monty Python Holy Grail, Life of Brian, Don, Amar Akbar Anthony

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

just one?? recently i just quit my job to go travel for 14months. Also the Nevis Bungy in NZ is at the top of the list. Too many to list, seen/done so much..

Places I've Been
http://g.co/maps/bdgxc

Teach, Learn, Share

cultured people that love to learn & share.
maybe try cook indian food for you, it takes time to master it.

Countries I’ve Visited

Argentina, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, Cayman Islands, Chile, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, India, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Laos, Malaysia, Mexico, Moldova, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Puerto Rico, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Spain, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Viet Nam, Virgin Islands, U.S.

Countries I’ve Lived In

Germany, India, United States, Virgin Islands, U.S.

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