Are you a highly effective Couchsurfer? What habits would you add to this list of how to become a better traveler on Couchsurfing? http://bit.ly/UgqIFF

Are you a highly effective Couchsurfer? What habits would you add to this list of how to become a better traveler on Couchsurfing? http://bit.ly/UgqIFF

Stewie and Gabe work well together in a meeting at Couchsurfing headquarters!

Stewie and Gabe work well together in a meeting at Couchsurfing headquarters!

Why should you go backpacking solo? Couchsurfer Ahmed cites Couchsurfing as one of his top 7 reasons! http://bit.ly/1jZyGty

Why should you go backpacking solo? Couchsurfer Ahmed cites Couchsurfing as one of his top 7 reasons! http://bit.ly/1jZyGty

On Friday nights, the Lima Couchsurfing Community comes together for Lima Babel, a ”live cultural exchange where friendships are made and everyone shares an unforgettable experience” ~Claudia
World traveler Claudia hosts Lima Babel “to make the Couchsurfing experience livelier and deeper, following the principles in which Couchsurfing is founded.”
To all Couchsurfers in Peru, “if you are in town, please stop by”.
Read about the Couchsurfing Core Principles here! 

On Friday nights, the Lima Couchsurfing Community comes together for Lima Babel, a live cultural exchange where friendships are made and everyone shares an unforgettable experience” ~Claudia

World traveler Claudia hosts Lima Babel “to make the Couchsurfing experience livelier and deeper, following the principles in which Couchsurfing is founded.”

To all Couchsurfers in Peru, “if you are in town, please stop by”.

Read about the Couchsurfing Core Principles here



We had such a fantastic time celebrating International Couchsurfing Day with all of you last week!


Find highlights and our most hilarious photo booth moments here: http://bit.ly/SWOmpI ! 
 
We had such a fantastic time celebrating International Couchsurfing Day with all of you last week!
Find highlights and our most hilarious photo booth moments here: http://bit.ly/SWOmpI ! 
 
After compiling our shared staff bucket list, three Couchsurfing team members decided to fulfill the top item on the list! They enjoyed a gorgeous morning in Napa, California, from the comfort of a hot air balloon. They would also love to say another huge thank you to their fantastic host Greg for putting them up on his couch!

After compiling our shared staff bucket list, three Couchsurfing team members decided to fulfill the top item on the list! They enjoyed a gorgeous morning in Napa, California, from the comfort of a hot air balloon. They would also love to say another huge thank you to their fantastic host Greg for putting them up on his couch!

Couchsurfers from all over East Java, Indonesia gathered to celebrate International Couchsurfing Day (June 12) together! 

Happy International Couchsurfing Day 2014!

Our amazing Community in Yogyakarta, Indonesia - including their lizard (!) - celebrated Couchsurfing’s 15th birthday on June 12 with a lovingly prepared cake!

What items do you have on your bucket list?

What items do you have on your bucket list?



What speechless moment has since become your go-to travel tale?
What speechless moment has since become your go-to travel tale?

"Thanks for organizing such a fun, uplifting, rejuvenating and fun weekend, y’all. My faith in humanity is restored and my friend list is swollen with awesomeness. We look forward to having the southeast come crash the mountains sooner than later!"

- Couchsurfer attending the Charleston BeachCrash 2014 

What have you learned by staying curious on your Couchsurfing adventures?

What have you learned by staying curious on your Couchsurfing adventures?

"I am now a couchsurfing host myself and have hosted people from all over the world. Without exception these travellers have been inspirational, and all have fascinating stories to tell." -Ian

Find out how a crab migration turned Ian into a Couchsurfer here!

"I am now a couchsurfing host myself and have hosted people from all over the world. Without exception these travellers have been inspirational, and all have fascinating stories to tell." -Ian

Find out how a crab migration turned Ian into a Couchsurfer here!