Tag Archive: couchsurfing

Keith Irwin

When I was hitchhiking toward Medellin in Colombia, I came to realize at one point that I would not make it to the city by nightfall. Alone with no tent in a foreign town, I began to look for a shelter to sleep under. On the outskirts of town, I passed a farm and decided to inquire if I could sleep on the farmer’s land.

I wandered on to the property and found the owner. I told him I was travelling and had no place to sleep, and asked if I could spend the night on his property. He smiled broadly and led me to a pavillion. “You can sleep here,” he told me. There was a lot of scrap wood lying around, and I asked if I could burn it. He said that would be OK.

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Os benefícios de compartilhar hospedagens em suas viagens

Nós no SocializeTrips falamos muito sobre compartilhar hospedagens, trocar ideias, experiências e afins…  mas algumas pessoas, principalmente no Brasil, ainda encaram essa prática com certo desconforto, e também, com certa insegurança. Mas hoje, iremos falar um pouco sobre os benefícios de se compartilhar hospedagem, de viajar e conhecer novas pessoas e de viver uma vida mais alegre e social!

Hoje em dia, tem gente que chama o ato de compartilhar hospedagem de vários nomes: couchsurfing, (mais…)