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Overview

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  • Fluent in English, Portuguese; learning French, German, Hindi, Italian, Nepali, Spanish
  • 47, Male
  • Member since 2005
  • Natural medicine therapist (acupuncture, herbs, homeopath...
  • I keep my mouth shut while I'm chewing
  • From Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Profile 70% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Self-improving (spiritual, cultural, physical, social...)

ABOUT ME

In one word, I could describe me as a SEARCHER. Infinite curiosity, I love to learn everything about a wide range of matters. Besides my professional education, I've been reading about different issues, from astronomy to kabbalah and from reiki to politics.

PHILOSOPHY

Live and let live! I try to take the maximum from life in every situation, but always avoiding any kind of discomfort or harm to anyone or anything.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

hosting, hanging out and traveling

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

A brazilian friend living presently in Seattle invited me to join him in a road trip to Alaska - it was nice! In another opportunity, on my way back from India, a stopby in London for a few days at some famous british singer's place, thanks to a common friend - total fun!

Interests

Mainly MUSIC! I just love it since I can remember - every kind of, according to the mood of the day. Also outdoor sports (snowboard, kitesurfing, beach tennis, diving, cycling, trekking, rowing and so on), martial arts (karate, taekwondo, kalari/vajramushti and aikido) traveling, movies, cooking and reading (specially philosophy).

  • arts
  • education
  • cooking
  • boating
  • politics
  • movies
  • reading
  • traveling
  • music
  • outdoor activities
  • cycling
  • scuba diving
  • snowboarding
  • sports
  • martial arts
  • tennis
  • rowing
  • astronomy
  • teaching
  • beaches

Music, Movies, and Books

MUSIC: J.S.Bach, Mozart, Burt Bacharach, Pink Floyd, The Corrs, Joss Stone, Elton John, Chico Buarque, Sururu na Roda and a million more. MOVIES: The Man Who Would Be King, Hair, Run Lola Run, Actually Love, Dogville, Hero, Michael Moore. BOOKS: The Gospels, Tao Te King, Musashi, Plato, Espinoza, Deleuze, Noah Chomsky, Yelena Blavatski & Charles Leadbeater.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Hundreds of dolphins following our boat for at least six hours, at Portugal's coast. Magical!

Countries I’ve Visited

Argentina, Belgium, Cabo Verde, France, India, Italy, Nepal, Netherlands, Paraguay, Peru, Portugal, Spain, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States, Venezuela

Countries I’ve Lived In

Brazil, United States

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