|Age:||53 years and 13 days|
|City:||Saalfelden am Steinernen Meer, Austria|
|Marital status:||Never married|
|Registration:||07 December 2009|
|Weight:||74 kg (163 lb)|
|Height:||180 cm (5 ft 10 ins)|
I travel to visit friends and places, places without friendships don't interest me as much, because I value people more than just the cultural or intellectual experience in travel. A cherished proverb of mine is: over dinner with friends you will not grow old. I like to read poetry, novels, articles about history and politics; as a young man I over-dosed on philosophy. Be aware I am very eclectic, but not trendy. Then of course I enjoy music very much: ethnic music, jazz (Gershwin, Betty Carter & Joe Williams) and opera south of the Alps. I like Marx Brothers, South Korean TV drama and Indonesian pop music (Nicole Theriault). A day without humor is a day lost to mankind, expect me to tell a joke or two. -- I never met a chocolate I didn't like, and I like to organize brunch for friends and picnics in the woods. I can be demanding and expect good things of myself and others. I can communicate with a range of people from diverse social, cultural and political backgrounds. I am a discover
I like to shoot the breeze (= talk in a relaxed way about things that are not important), eat chocolate, check the cartoon section in newspapers, ice skating, swimming and jogging below the speed of sound.