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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Hosting a Band on Tour: Couchsurfer Tom hosts the “BOATS”

Have you ever hosted a band? Tom has and he loved it. Couchsurfing is a great opportunity for musicians to connect with people who know the local music scene. At … Read More

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Couchsurfing: there’s an app for that!

Nearly two years ago, the Couchsurfing team built mobile applications (for iOS and Android platforms) supporting the basic functions of the service. This week marks the first of many product … Read More

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Hailey’s Journey – A Solo Woman Traveler Explores the World

What is it like to use Couchsurfing as a young solo female traveler? We talked to Hailey about her passion for traveling and her experience using Couchsurfing as a solo woman traveler. Hailey … 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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