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  • 93 references 68 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Russian
  • 34, Male
  • Member since 2015
  • Video Games Shop Manager
  • Saint Petersburg ITMO University "Customs Busines"
  • From Pokachi, Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug, Russian Federation
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About Me

I'm manager at videogames store and a big fan of Italian food :) I love traveling because traveling is always an adventure. New stories, new friends, new experience - all these things are a part of great adventure. You can buy new iPhone or Lamborghini but you will never buy new friends. After my first trip abroad 7 years ago, I decided to change my life. Now I see that new travels, new friends, new experience and knowledge about different cultures are more important than new phone, computer or car. I tend to find my way in traveling and meeting new people.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

For me Couchsurfing is one of the biggest opportunities in life. Any visit to a new place not only gives me a chance to discover new places, but also it's a great way to met new people. Whenever you go - you can always find couchsurfers and have great time together. I think Couchsurfing is one of the greatest things on the Internet, because it provides reliable connection with people from all over the globe. Couchsurfing is a social network where travellers help each other out throughout the world and I liked that.


I like to make photos and videos while travelling. I think the most important feature of any trip is memories you get. If I can save memories I will do it. When I go for a walk in a big city I always bring my camera to save events on photo or video.

Video Games are one of my biggest passion in life. I have been playing since I was a kid and gaming has become my job. I play games, write reviews, make videos and help other gamers in community with questions about consoles and games. I am a Microsoft Xbox MVP and I proud of it.

Currently, I am working as a manager in a game shop in the heart of Saint-Petersburg .

  • photography
  • cooking
  • running
  • movies
  • video games
  • board games
  • traveling
  • music
  • surfing
  • languages
  • videography
  • xbox
  • playstation
  • philosphy
  • nintendo

Music, Movies, and Books

Music: From classic rock'n'roll by Elvis Presley and Jazz Music by Louis Armstrong to new pop music such as Sia, Adele and Alternative Rock like Deftones, Muse, Limp Bizkit.

Movies: Terminal (2004), Goodfellas (1990), Casino (1995), Big (1988), Blast from the Past (1999), Breakfast Club (1985), The men who Stare at Goats (2009) and all movies of Stanley Kubrick.

TV Shows: Twilight Zone, X-Files, The Sopranos.

Books: Nicola Tesla Biography, History of Japan, Game Over: How Nintendo Conquered The World

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

In summer of 2019 I surfed in both Atlantic and Pacific oceans.

Teach, Learn, Share

I want to learn different languages and also about different cultures. I can teach Russian and tell stories about exploring Russia, France, Spain, US and other countries.

If you want to learn something about videogames - you can easily ask me and I can help with everything - from finding games and consoles for lowest price to helping in completing games :)

What I Can Share with Hosts

I would be happy to share my knowledge about traveling, delicious recipes and I could provide the unique entertainment for my future hosts :)

Countries I’ve Visited

Albania, Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russian Federation, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United States, Vatican City State, Åland Islands

Countries I’ve Lived In

Russian Federation

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