The mystic Couch Surfer Code is neither absolute nor definite, yet governed by implicit secrets that are passed down from couch surfer to couch surfer, scrawled on napkins and receipts that are then concealed carefully down the side of sofas across the world. Can you imagine? Realistically, who really knows how this became the cool way to travel across Europe?

As this trend has evolved, the following rules have fallen into place, much like loose change. We chatted with Benji from Poler about his Do’s and Don’ts when couch surfing. To see them all, head on over to Green-Label.

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