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Couchsurfing

Matador has lots of members who are using couchsurfing as a way to see the world.

Couchsurfing is a way to travel without paying a lot of money, and, perhaps most importantly, it helps you meet and connect with new people.

We’ve got information on learning how to get more couches to open up to you by designing a great profile or being an awesome host. Or there are those who have stories to tell about their time on stranger’s couches across the globe.

Couchsurfing Articles
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18 ways to piss off everybody on Couchsurfing

by Bryce Emley
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Using Couchsurfing to hook up: The unspoken culture of sexsurfing

by Claire Litton-Cohn
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Men I met through Couchsurfing

by Emily Hanssen Arent
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Will $7.6 million in venture capital ruin Couchsurfing?

by Leigh Shulman
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Notes on other people’s cities and couches

by Nina Mashurova
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Fundraising campaign launches for new couchsurfing documentary

by Ian MacKenzie
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How to: Couchsurf Carnaval in Brazil

by Kelly Lewis
19

How to pimp your couchsurfing profile and find a place to stay

by Leigh Shulman
13

How to: Be the perfect couchsurfing host

by Leigh Shulman
18

How to: Couchsurf without a couch

by Natasha Young

Two girls, one couch surfing adventure

by Joshywashington
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Words from Russia: A couchsurfer’s take on its culture

by Carlo Alcos
28

Confessions of a serial couchsurfer

by Stephanie Lee
13

10 ways to improve your couchsurfing odds

by Turner Wright
1

Couchsurfing hits the open ocean

by Eva Holland
18

Would you let a stranger sleep on your couch?

by Jennifer Marlow