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Overview

  • 37 references 25 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in Catalan, Valencian, English, Spanish
  • 34, Female
  • Member since 2012
  • Researcher
  • Engineering
  • No hometown listed
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About Me

I'm originally from Barcelona but I currently live in Oakland, next to San Francisco. I'm an engineer by day and a photographer at lunch breaks (@thebayscout in Instagram). I love traveling, exploring new places, sharing experiences and meeting people. In my free time, you'll either find me wandering around with my camera or planning my next adventure.

When I travel, I like to spend minimal time in the touristic spots and focus on the least known spots. I love CSing because it gives me an opportunity to travel as a local.

I'm currently hosting in Oakland. I try to prioritize people with references and active in the community. If I host you, I expect you'll have some time to share a meal (even if it's just a coffee) or do something together.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

Couchsurfing has brought incredible friends into my life. Oakland/San Francisco is my home base, where I love hosting travelers and showing them around when I can. I'm a regular at local events and I'm usually down to grab a coffee or go for a walk. Always happy to explore a new area.

From Barcelona to Boston and California, I've hosted, surfed, and bonded. I love exchanging stories and getting inspired by fellow travelers. And I hope to inspire others too!

Interests

I have too many hobbies and too little time. I often spend my free time outdoors either hiking, biking, swimming, camping or just chilling. I'm very passionate about photography and love taking my camera and exploring a new place hoping to discover interesting things.

  • photography
  • cooking
  • traveling
  • hiking
  • biking
  • outdoors
  • roadtrips

Music, Movies, and Books

Music: my Spotify playlists go from all time hits to some weird niche catalan music.

Movies: Into the wild, Her, One week, The secret life of Walter Mitty, Untouchable, The bucket list, The Pianist,

Shows: Breaking Bad, Lost, Manifest, Black Mirror, Succession, Six Feet Under

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I swam with dolphins in the middle of the ocean. By coincidence (or luck). Magic.

Teach, Learn, Share

I can teach you about photography, cooking or how to find the best deals online or in town (According to my friends, I have a special talent for finding good deals and free stuff).

If you are a traveler visiting San Francisco, I'm happy to share some recommendations and help you plan your trip. I've explored the city quite a lot and I've also visited a lot of national and state parks in US.

I'd love to learn more about your experiences, your culture, your traditions and places you have traveled.

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Canada, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Egypt, France, Iceland, Italy, Mexico, Portugal, Spain, Tunisia, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

Spain, United States

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