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  • Fluent in Albanian, English, French, Italian, Spanish; learning Portuguese
  • 41, Female
  • Member since 2010
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About Me

Back after a looong break. 19.11.22

I'm originally from Tirana (Albania) but I grew up in (Trieste) Italy. I have also lived in Spain, Belgium and I spent relevant time in France and UK. So, multiculturality is my first feature.
After 7 years living in Brussels, I decided to relocate to Canary Islands for a while.

I love traveling around the world, not just to explore different cultures and countries but also to experience different ways of living/thinking and trying to be as close as possible to universal values.

My background includes musical studies, humanities, education, political sciences and international relations. But I think I spent more time and energy trying to understand the world around me and the human being. I have explored many disciplines like philosophy, anthropology, psychology, religion, physics, arts, neurosciences, etc. When I had enough about "official" knowledge, I started learning more about holistic disciplines and oriental philosophies/religions.

I love wild nature, animals, children, singing and dancing and every situation or people with positive vibe and full of life. I dance Argentinian tango and I practice Yoga and meditation.


"What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the rest of the world calls a butterfly."

"Know yourself".

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I had the first experience in Nice (France) on summer 2011 and it was amazing!!


Music, dance (tango, salsa, merengue, afro-brazilian), Yoga, travel, cinema, literature, photography, art / religion / eastern philosophy, psychology, painting, physics, neuroscience, meditation, cooking, nature, animals, politics, alternative medicine, energetic techniques, anthropology, shamanism, musicology, etc.

  • animals
  • arts
  • humanities
  • literature
  • singing
  • photography
  • dancing
  • tango
  • education
  • cooking
  • yoga
  • meditation
  • politics
  • movies
  • traveling
  • painting
  • music
  • anthropology
  • teaching
  • international relations
  • medicine
  • neuroscience
  • physics
  • political science
  • psychology
  • religion

Music, Movies, and Books

Film: Dead Poets Society, The lover, Havana, The Great Gatsby, New York, New York, Habana Blues, Out of Africa,Metropolis,Padrino ..
Music: Classical, Jazz, Ethnic, Tango, Bossa Nova .. Books: Siddhartha, Shantaram, Coelho books,Castaneda Goleman's, Osho,Kabbalah,Gurdjeff,Ouspensky...

Teach, Learn, Share

Make some absurd thing per day! Routine is letal!

What I Can Share with Hosts

A lot! :-)

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Belgium, Croatia, France, Greece, Kosovo, Monaco, Montenegro, Portugal, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland

Countries I’ve Lived In

Albania, Belgium, France, Italy, Spain, United Kingdom

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