People are good

Read Christine's horror story and how one Couchsurfer restored her faith in humanity.

Chile’s secret sunburn remedy…

Sunburn cure or lunch for flies? Why tomatoes may help your next sunburn!

New Years Eve around the globe

Many traditions for one magical night!

The Maltese Spritz

About the author: Mike Joy is a prolific traveler, summer cocktail specialist, and Community Manager at…

The Tattoo Connecting Travelers

Can you imagine showing up on a beach in Iceland in 2040 and meeting dozens (or…

Backpacking as a Coffee Addict

Do you go to sleep dreaming of your first cup of coffee in the morning? Have…

10 Backpacker Styles That Should Stay On The Road

by Mike Joy, Community Manager at Couchsurfing When you’re backpacking, style goes out the window. You…

Deja Surfing?

Déjà vu…..we’ve all had it happen: all of a sudden you feel like you’ve experienced the…

Couchsurfing Through The Years: My Experience

I have used Couchsurfing since 2013, and have slept on over 100 couches in North, Central…

A Love Letter to the Couchsurfing Community

I always knew Couchsurfing was a community that was full of people that felt like distant…