Just that. I've never do couch surfing and I'd like to start couchsurfing in my next trip, but I don't know what the host "expects". Do I have to take something in exchange for his/her offer? Or it's ...
A friend and I want to spend a week in Copenhagen to see the city. Copenhagen is f** expensive and I am searching for a place to stay for both of us without bringing a sleeping bag with us. AirBnb is ...
I would like to visit Belarus. To apply for a Belarussian visa, one needs an "invitation", which is usually provided by a hotel or travel agency. However, I would like to travel independently, ...
I was evaluating doing couchsurfing during my next trip in Japan and this question: What does a couchsurfing host expect from their guests? makes me want to ask if there is a sort of "etiquette" I ...
I'm from Poland and I'd like to try some couchsurfing after the trip in the mountains. I'd have to carry all things on my back, so this should be small and very light. A normally proposed souvenir ...
When you are staying with a CouchSurfing host, what is a typical stay duration? Is CS intended for short (1- or 2-night) trips, or is it not unusual to stay for a whole week or longer? If I am ...
Are hospitality-exchange services like CouchSurfing and warmshowers.org reasonably safe to use? I mean both for hosts and for guests, and both for men and women, in first-world countries. What ...
On my previous trip I tried hitchhiking for the first time and became addicted so this year I'm spending six to twelve months traveling in East Asia and Eastern Europe. I also tried couch surfing for ...
I'm trying to complete the final step of verification on couchsurfing.org and the country where I live (Dominican Republic) essentially doesn't have public mail. I've heard services like DHL can ...
I will be leaving on a 22-day trip around Europe pretty soon and will be visiting the homes of 6-7 couchsurfers. I want to bring them a small gift or souvenir from Sweden as a return for their ...