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Overview

  • 66 references 48 Confirmed & Positive
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  • Fluent in English, Spanish; learning Portuguese
  • 44, Male
  • Member since 2008
  • Graphic Designer
  • University
  • No hometown listed
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Travel, have fun, make new friends...

ABOUT ME

Professional, independent, friendly, easygoing, openminded, environmentalist, beach lover.

PHILOSOPHY

1- Try to be good one day at the time, but every second of the day.
2- In my life I am the chooser

CHOOSING:

Do I say "Look what life is doing to me"?
Or do I say "Look what I am doing to LIFE"?

There is power in CHOOSING. There is special power in knowing I am the chooser at every moment, in every situation.
Even when I do not take action, even when I do not make a decision, I am choosing not to decide,I am choosing not to take action.
At every moment I choose who I keep company with - or not to keep company.
I choose what I learn - or not to learn anything.
I choose how I spend my time - including choosing to not choose. In life I choose my mentors - or not to have a mentor, not to admire and emulate anybody, not to ask for help.
When I go out the door, I turn right or left, or go straight ahead. The path I take can influence my whole life.
I can even choose not to go out at all.
Most importantly, I choose which ideas, actions, foods, drinks, substances I say "NO" to and which I say "YES" to.
I teach myself a thousand times a day to make brilliant decisions - or not.

CHOOSERS HAVE NO ADDICTIONS - ADDICTS HAVE NO CHOICES

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I want to host people in CR and help them to see this paradise, while I also keep discovering it myself ...
Also, I like to travel to other places of the world...

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

I have hosted more that 70 couchsurfers in my place during the last 9 years, couchsurfing is a great experience, specially for my fiends and parents...

Interests

Hobbies: Art, movies, Comics, shopping, home improvement, Draw, Travel, Photography, Gardening, Sports, Music, Navigate throug internet, paint, party, Theater, TV, Videos/DVDs

Music, Movies, and Books

Food: meat, pasta, desserts
Música: actual hits
Escritor: Paulo Coelho, Gabriel García Marquez
Cine: Matrix, EverAfter, Superman, Lord of the Rings, Divergent, Argo, The Man From U.N.C.L.E, The X Men, Fast and the Furious, One Day, The Devil Wears Prada,
Actor: Colin Farrell, Theo James, Matt Bomer, Paul Walker.
Actriz: Jessica Alba, Meryl Streep, Jennifer Lawrence, Ann Hathaway
Programa de televisi

Teach, Learn, Share

I can teach you to dance basic salsa and merengue.
Also I can share digital files with lonely planet guides from many countries.

Countries I’ve Visited

Colombia, Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Jamaica, Mexico, Panama, Puerto Rico, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Sint Maarten (Dutch part), United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

Costa Rica

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