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Eric OBRIEN

Curitiba, Parana, Brazil

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Last login 11 months ago

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Overview

  • 48 Positive References
  • Fluent in English, French, Spanish; learning Portuguese
  • 34, Male
  • Member since 2007
  • oompa-loompa
  • No education listed
  • From France, Ireland, Panama
  • Profile 100% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

trying to find an amusing mission to put in this space - oh, and LIVING IT UP

ABOUT ME

For others to know, and me to find out...

I've lived in 4 countries and counting, Buenos Aires is now a closed chapter of my life, on to Curitiba...

I'm going to look for work as a language and business coach, and maybe a part-time barman.

FOODIE WARNING: I MAKE CHOCOLATES !!!

PHILOSOPHY

ever-evolving...
for the time being, my personal philosophy involves cooking and eating great food and opening great bottles

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Lots and lots
Mexico, Costa Rica, Colombia, Argentina...rather infamously, Nicaragua

Interests

Like-minded people
Traveling (duh!)
Chocolates - 70% por favor!
FOOD FOOD FOOD and GOOD FOOD
Wines
Mixology and cocktails
Photography
Design, architecture, urbanism and how they influence our lives.
Movies, from popcorn flicks to art-house soporiphics

Music, Movies & Books

Children of Men
Fight Club
Hero
Up
Finding Nemo
Wall-E
Yi-Yi
Dr Strangelove (or how I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb)
Manhattan
The Hurt Locker
Out of Sight
La Jetée (Chris Marker)...and hence, 12 Monkeys
The Wisdom of Crocodiles
Adaptation
The Appartment
Inception
Blood Simple
The Barber

electro, lounge, chill-out, down-tempo, trip-hop, rock and really anything that isn't rap or hip-hop-like
we'll have to MSN to get into specific bands, innumerable here...
no favorite book, plays by Oscar Wilde

One Amazing Thing I've Done

visited 25 states (11.1%)Create your own visited map of The World

Teach, Learn, Share

Teach: 2 languages - a bit about movies
Learn: want to salsa and tango
Share: French cuisine - some of the most basic recipes (those I can remember) are the tastiest. My way of saying thank you to those who host me.

Countries I've Visited

Afghanistan, Austria, Belgium, Belize, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Egypt, Honduras, Italy, Monaco, Morocco, Nicaragua, Portugal, Spain, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay

Countries I've Lived In

Argentina, France, Mexico, Panama

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