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Overview

  • 21 References 18 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in Dutch, English; learning Esperanto, French, German
  • 41, Male
  • Member since 2009
  • High school physics teacher
  • MSc Physics, PhD Materials Science
  • No hometown listed
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Make the world a better place

ABOUT ME

I like to travel and meet people from other countries. I like to create things.

PHILOSOPHY

I'll think about this one.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

Travel to other places and host people as well.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Some surfing and some hosting.

Interests

Travelling, languages, making things (wood, metal, computer programs, fabric, music, ...), bicycles, cycling, dancing, games (board, card, ...).

  • dancing
  • traveling
  • socializing
  • music
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • surfing
  • languages
  • physics
  • hitchhiking

Music, Movies, and Books

Fantasy (Lord of the Rings), science fiction (the Dispossessed (Ursula leGuin))

Classical music, oldtimers (60s, 70s, 80s)

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Hitch-hiking through France and spent several months in Kibbutzim in Israel

Teach, Learn, Share

I know a lot about historical dances, physics, building things, Dutch, the Netherlands. I'm happy to talk about any of those subjects. And if you're passionate about something, I'm almost certainly interested to talk about that as well.

Countries I’ve Visited

France, Israel, Italy, Norway

Countries I’ve Lived In

Netherlands, United States

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