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Name Tim De Ruyck
City Munte, Belgium
Munte is a small village close to Ghent. Ghent is a big city with around approximately 237,000 people. It's the place where I spent most of my time.
There are a lot of old buildings in the city - even a castle from the Dark Ages - so driving is forbidden on a lot of streets. Most people take a bus or tram, or just cycle.
My first language is Dutch and I can also speak French, English and a bit of German.
I go to the cinema a lot - I like most movies except romantic ones and musicals. I like a good thriller, comedy or tense action film.
I like most music (except hard metal, classic music and rap) but my favourites are electro, trance, house and rock.
Once a month, my friends and I go paintballing, and we go swimming every Saturday. We try to get to a music festival every summer.
I don't have idol; I think that when you believe in yourself, you can do almost anything.
People say I'm pleasant and calm, but sometimes I get very nervous. I believe in never giving up and doing everything you can to help people you care about.
In the future I want to work in a lab. I guess I'll study biochemistry to make that dream come true.