In Books, Couchsurfing

I have been hunting for good videos that explains what Couchsurfing is all about. I feel good documentaries do a better job that me trying to explain it. So I spent time on YouTube and fished out four good videos that I found interesting. Here they are.

Here’s a short but nice TV documentary on Couchsurfing. Molly’s special report “Couch Surfing” won her 1st place for Feature News in 2008 for the Society of Professional Journalists’ Pacific Northwest Excellence in Journalism competition.

A nice 10 minute documentary on Couchsurfing.

A bunch of couchsurfers tell what the concept means to them.

Casey Fenton, the founder of, talks about the incident that motivated him to start this website.