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About me

I'm Thorgal from Belgium. I have been a Welcomer since 2007 and love meeting people. Please contact me if you need accommodation (or a good time) in Grimbergen or can't find it in Brussels.If you need an original profile picture you should definitely visit me and i'll give you a professional shoot :)

It's not about the couch or about the club...it's about the chance of meeting wonderful people.

Spoken languages

  • Dutch Mother Tongue
  • English Expert
  • French Fluent
  • German Intermediate
  • Italian Intermediate
  • Hungarian Beginner
  • Polish Beginner
  • Estonian Can only say Welcome!
  • Turkish Can only say Welcome!

My interests

Hobbies:

Photography, writing, reading, movies, massages, languages

Books:

Das Parfum, The Once and Future King, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

Music:

U2, Eels, dEUS, Hooverphonic

Films:

Amores Perros, American History X, Magnolia, Fargo, Woody Allen, Stanley Kubrick, Werner Herzog, Nichola Roeg, Agnès Varda, Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Aki Kaurismäki, Krzysztof Kieslowksi,...

Organisations I belong to:

Couchsurfing, Amnesty International

Travel experiences

Past trips:

Europe : A,AND,B,BG,BIH,CH,CY,CZ,D,DK,E,EST,F,FIN,FL, GB,GR,H,HR,I,IRL,L,LT,LV,MC,MK,NL,P,PL,RO,RSM,S,SCG,SK,SLO,TR,V Americas : GCA,MEX,USAAsia : K,T,LAO,IN

Planned trips:

Cologne (Photokina), Halle/Saale (BeVolunteer GA)

Belongs to the following groups

Group

40+ travellers

I'm a traveller, and I'm over 40...so that's probably a good reason to join this group :)

Group

50+ group

I will be 50+ in a couple of years and want already to start enjoying the fun of it!

Group

Advice for guests

because i like to help guests

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Accommodation

yes, i can host
Max number of guests:
4
Maximum length of stay:

3 days

I Live With:

my wife and 2 daughters

Please bring:

Sleeping bags if you have them

I can offer my guests:
A guided tour.

Maps, guided tour, photo shoot, language skills

I can offer my hosts:

photo shoot, my language skills

Public transport:

take a bus 230, 231 or 232 from Nord Station

House Rules:
No smoking.

No smoking in the house, but you can always use the garden

Family and close friends

Latest comments

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from OctoberTales - 2014-04-21 23:38:16

Being able to meet Frank after so much interaction on the forum was a real pleasure. He's a very friendly guy, and it was a pleasure to show him/them around when I managed to find some time. His view on BeWelcome are really interesting, and it was ni... more


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from Cybouk - 2014-04-12 00:25:38

Frank is in everyday life like he happened to be in BW meetings: paying close attention to everyone, noticing small things, taking care both of the group and of the individualities. It was both nice and interesting to meet him and Claudia, spend t... more


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from Zatopek - 2014-04-08 23:16:40

Content de faire connaissance de Frank après autant de communications en ligne pour la préparation de notre un-conference à Lyon. Enfin, je ne suis pas surpris, j'avais l'idée d'une personne positive et constructive et c'est bien le cas. Ce fut u... more

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