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  • 24 references 19 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in Arabic (Morocco), English, French, German, Portuguese; learning Arabic
  • 34, Male
  • Member since 2018
  • English teacher
  • No education listed
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About Me

I was born and raised in Lisbon, Portugal - but my mum is German and my dad is English. I grew up between 3 cultures and speaking 3 languages, which is why I feel best when I have a lot of different people around me! Mixing three or more languages into one sentence is second nature for me :D
I have been working as an English teacher in Morocco for the past three and half years, and it has been a wonderful experience! I love learning new languages and meeting people from around the world!

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

The more I travel - the more positive things I hear about couchsurfing from other travellers. So I have decided to finally give it a go myself! The best way to travel is by meeting other people, whether locals or fellow travellers. Travelling is much more than just visiting a place and taking pictures. What creates the special moments are the people. I feel like couchsurfing is a great place to meet people like that, people who make your travels memorable!


  • books
  • cooking
  • yoga
  • traveling
  • music
  • teaching
  • languages
  • food
  • beach
  • different cultures
  • gym

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Living in Morocco and becoming immersed in the culture is definitely the most amazing thing I have done! There are so many small stories and experiences linked to it, but the whole thing is one BIG experience. Witnessing the daily madness and being a part of it, discovering the country and learning the language has been an amazing adventure!

Teach, Learn, Share

Never assume anything about a place until you've actually been there!

What I Can Share with Hosts

Since I am really interested in languages, I will certainly try to get an idea of the local language too - wherever I am!
I love cooking (and eating!) and if I had the right material, I could even cook some Moroccan dishes :)

Countries I’ve Visited

Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, England, France, Germany, Italy, Jordan, Kosovo, Malta, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, Palestine, Portugal, Serbia, Spain, Turkey

Countries I’ve Lived In

Germany, Morocco, Portugal

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