International Couchsurfing Day, June 12 2014!

On June 12th, we celebrated International Couchsurfing Day. Ever since its beginnning, Couchsurfing has touched the lives of over eight million people across the world. Last week many of us came together to celebrate 15 years of an incredible community. Here at the Couchsurfing Headquarters, International Couchsurfing Day was a huge success! Sharing travel stories with Couchsurfers from all the corners of the world.  With face painting, bubbles, jump rope, Savourie Streets food truck, the way cool Gillibus parked outside, the Photomatica photo booth, and live performances from They Run By Night and our in-house DJ Deaf Child, we celebrated years of Couchsurfing … Read More

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The Motorcycle Diaries: Staying with Staff

Staff in the Wild is a Couchsurfing program that seeks to connect the staff at HQ with the community at large. We’re hosting travelers, organizing events and will be out surfing … Read More

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Website Stability Improvements

Remember when we said we would make the website more stable and more reliable? Well, we have been working hard on making our platform just that: more stable and more reliable. … Read More

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Family Couchsurfing with Bruno

Couchsurfing with a family is a bit different. But what is it like? We interviewed Couchsurfing Ambassador Filippo about about his experiences Couchsurfing with his family. Filippo Occhipinti joined Couchsurfing in 2005 and has … Read More

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Couchsurfing Staff Are Heading Out into the Wild

Our Mobile Software Engineer, Nathaniel, spent over two years surfing with his wife, Kim, around the world. Dylan, a member since 2005 (and another of our software engineers), practiced yoga … Read More

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