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  • 398 References 175 Confirmed & Positive
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  • Fluent in English, French, Italian, Spanish; learning German, Polish
  • 32, Male
  • Member since 2009
  • IT engineer (COBOL-85 rules, fuck yeah!)
  • PhD Student in The University of Bad Life ;)
  • From Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico
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About Me

📌 Couch UNAVAILABLE 22-31/May
📌 Shitty couchrequests from empty profiles will be replied with a simple NO with no further explanation.
📌 ¿Eres español o latinoamericano? Escríbeme en español.
📌 Consider reading the info about my couch:
📌 If you're staying only for one night, I'm most likely to say NO because I would barely have time to meet you.

Welcome to the Spider's lair!!!
Now in Warszawa, AKA Wawa, the city that just like the phoenix bird was reborn from the ashes to become the second coolest place in the world... number one is MEXICO CITY, for sure!

My name is Alberto but most of the people know me as "EL ARAÑO" (The Spider). I' ll tell you the whole story later :P

I didn't really want to get to this point, but due to the exaggerated quantity of shitty requests from people that think that I'm nothing else than a free hostel, I won't even consider your request if you don't include this secret magic password:

I'm a normal guy (you know... 2 hands, 2 legs, 3 noses...) working as a programmer in a bank.
I'm a very relaxed dude. Sometimes I can seem to be cold... but I'm not! I just need to have a good conversation subject and I'll be able to talk and joke for hours!

Even if I'm not really good I like photography I try to do my best and sometimes I get my reward. I'm specially proud of my PsychoTeddy Project 🐻

I'm not a party animal but I'm always in for sharing a couple drinks, some snacks, listening to good music and having long chats.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

To host cool people!!!
If I can't afford a world tour, I'll make the world come to my place :)


⚽ Football - ✈️ Airplanes - 🔫 WWII - 📷 Photography - 🎭 Lucha Libre
💻 Computers - 👅 Languages - 🚲 Cycling - 🏈 Rugby

Music, Movies, and Books

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry - Le petit prince
David Martin del Campo - Cielito Lindo

Lisa Ekdahl, Shiina Ringo, Tokyo Jihen, 883, Ligabue, Paola Turci, Leda Battisti, Dirotta su Cuba, Calogero, Carla Bruni, Olivia Ruiz, Joe Dassin, Serge Gainsbourg, Natasha Saint-Pier, Glay, L'arc~en~ciel, Onmyouza, Myslovitz, Die Ärzte, Die Toten Hosen, Pink Martini, Sergio Mendes.


Qué facil decirlo: "hasta pronto". Como decir "ahorita vuelvo, voy a la esquina a comprar cigarritos". Porque cruzar una frontera es otra cosa. Como salir de casa a sabiendas de que no cargamos las llaves del retorno. Eso: salir del país es salir de casa.
-David Martí­n del Campo-

On ne voit bien qu'avec le coeur. L'essentiel reste invisible aux yeux
-A. de Saint-Exupéry-

You see things and you say "why?".
But I dream of things that never were and I say "why not?".
-George Bernard Shaw-

Che vale la pena vivere, mi chiederai "si, ma perché?", só solo che ti diró "vale la pena, vedrai"... da adesso in poi.

I nawet kiedy będę sam nie zmienię się, to nie mój świat.
Przede mną droga którą znam, którą ja wybrałem sam.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

📌Registering for this website!!!!! :)))
📌Surviving the 2009 Swine Flu epidemy in Mexico
📌Attending the No Pants! Subway Ride (x4)
📌Attending the World Naked Bike Ride (x3)

Teach, Learn, Share

I can teach you to speak Spanish, to speak reaaaaaaally bad Spanish, to speak French, basic survival Polish, and about Mexican culture.

I would like to learn to speak Polish and Russian, to surf, to drive :P

What I Can Share with Hosts

The coolest couch + the coolest CSers in town ;)

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Mexico, Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Turkey, United Kingdom, Vatican City State

Countries I’ve Lived In

France, Mexico, Poland

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