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  • 26 References 14 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Italian, Portuguese; learning French
  • 40, Female
  • Member since 2009
  • science
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About Me

I'd love to discover the world and its many cultures

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

I'm virtually active in the CS project by spreading this wonderful idea the more that I can. I may host sometimes, and I'm always happy to know people in front of a good coffee or beer or an 'ethnic' dish :)

Joined several CS-Montreal and CS-Rome meetings, surfed a couch in Quebec, Rio and Bangkok, hosted people in Rome.

Currently, I'm involved in the project of getting to know Rome and its multiple faces and neighborhoods by surfing the couch of roman CSers. Wanna help me??


Besides traveling and staying outdoors (preferably at the seaside): learning languages, eating books (and everything else), playing capoeira, listening to good music, strumming away on my ukulele..

  • books
  • rio carnival
  • dancing
  • capoeira
  • cooking
  • beer
  • coffee
  • reading
  • traveling
  • music
  • outdoor activities
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • languages

Music, Movies, and Books

kill bill, Kikujirô no natsu, city of god, once upon a time in america, il sorpasso, in the mood for love, old boy, habla con ella, y tu mama tambien, amores perros

nirvana,radiohead,placebo,marley,police,rem,thecure,u2,bossanova,de andré,daniele silvestri,negresses vertes, marshmallow kisses,leonard cohen,marisa monte,jorge aragao, pharrell, the strokes, eels, tupac...

tomasi di lampedusa, foster wallace, gabo, murakami, proust, kapuscinzski, primo levi, terzani, steinbeck, pirandello, carver, hemingway, nothomb,sciasci, duras, pennac, eco, kundera, borges, pessoa, camus, lispector, fante, kristof, cortàzar

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Swimming with manta rays in Belize
Speleo-exploring a grotto for a whole day
Living and working in a favela of Recife
Horse riding on the Sahara desert in Ksar Ghilane
Nightspotting owls and sleeping kingfishers in Borneo
Sleeping on the crest of Ngorongoro, surrounded by zebras and buffalos
Crossing the Golden Gate bridge by bycicle
Dogsledding in Canada
Jumping high on the Salar de Uyuni
Dancing samba for days in Rio Carnival
Rolling over sand dunes in Bazaruto island
Reading newspaper while floating on the Dead Sea
Rafting whitewaters on the Lao river
Couchsurfing in my own city
.... (to be continued)

Teach, Learn, Share

I'd like to learn everything, I can teach how to travel light

What I Can Share with Hosts

I'd be happy to share my kitchen, but i don't like cooking, so feel free to do it in my place! :)

Countries I’ve Visited

Albania, Argentina, Austria, Belize, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Ecuador, Egypt, France, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, India, Ireland, Israel, Jordan, Laos, Lebanon, Macedonia, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Netherlands, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, South Africa, Spain, Swaziland, Switzerland, Syrian Arab Republic, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States, Vatican City State, Viet Nam

Countries I’ve Lived In

Canada, France, Italy, Switzerland, United States

Old School Badges

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