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I used to work as a lawyer in Germany, but in my heart I have
always been an adventurer and an explorer. So I closed my law firm
in 2009 and left Germany. I have since lived in Britain, in Malta,
in Lithuania, in Italy and in Romania. In November 2015, I will
move to Brazil and then to another country in Latin America every 3
months or so.
This slow way of travelling gives me the opportunity to really get
to know a place, to learn about the culture, the history, the
people, the language. Due to my curiosity, I regularly get accused
of being a spy. In Iran, I spent one week in prison because of
If you are looking for me, you will most likely find me in the
forest, next to the lake, reading a book and smoking a cigar. Just
follow the cigar smoke!
What I’m doing with my life
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My next trips:
Until October 2015, I will live in Romania.
From 1 to 14 November 2015, I will be in Germany.
From 14 to 18 November 2015, I will be on Gran Canaria because
that’s from where my boat to Brazil will depart.
On 18 November 2015, I am moving to Brazil
, where I will arrive in
Salvador de Bahia on 26 November 2015.
Then I will travel around Latin America for a few years.
I use Couchsurfing
while traveling, so if you want to
invite me to stay with you, I'd be happy. :-)
I’m really good at
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The first things people usually notice about me
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I am thoughtful and serious, but relaxed.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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BOOKS: Etgar Keret, a funny Israeli author. "Measuring the World"
by Daniel Kehlmann. "Wartime Lies" by Louis Begley. "Der Prozess"
by Franz Kafka. "Martin Eden" by Jack London. Charles Dickens.
"Bronsteins Kinder" and "Jakob the Liar" by Jurek Becker. "Catch
22" by Joseph Heller. "The Unbearable Lightness of Being" by Milan
Kundera. "Der Zauberberg"/"The Magic Mountain" by Thomas Mann. "If
not now, when?" by Primo Levi. "The Confederacy of Dunces" by John
Kennedy Toole. "A Time of Gifts" by Patrick Leigh Fermor. Stories
by Leonardo Sciascia. "In the Sea there are Crocodiles" by Fabio
Geda. "One Hundred Years of Solitude" by Gabriel Garcia Marquez.
"Twelve Chairs" by Ilf/Petrow. "Journey by Moonlight" by Antal
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
If you have to, it's surprising what you can do without. Trust me.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
why such a cool and funny guy like me is so shy.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
- Cigars? Check.
- Gin? Check.
- A good book? Check.
=> No need to invite friends or go out.
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