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Adelaide Kim

Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland

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Last login 12 months ago

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Overview

  • 11 Positive References
  • Fluent in English, Korean; learning Finnish, French, German
  • 26, Female
  • Member since 2009
  • Bona Fide Hustler
  • Bachelor of Design
  • From Seoul, South Korea
  • Profile 60% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Berlin! Berlin! Berlin!

ABOUT ME

Hey you guys. I'm a 25-year old lady, currently living in Helsinki working for that Masters degree. I like to do those things most people enjoy, and a few peculiar things. I think life is pretty darn great. Meeting and building connections with people from different places is just about the coolest thing, and I would like to do it more, so please try not to let my low reply percentage get to you!

PHILOSOPHY

See for yourself.

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Surfed my way through Belgium, and hosted a number of lovely travellers in Antwerp, and in Toronto. I like that feeling of the world being small.

Interests

Learning experiences
Or just experiences.

Music, Movies & Books

MUSIC! I love everything, and I really mean it. Prokofiev, Stravinsky, Damien Rice, Die Antwoord, Junior Boys, Austra, Burial, Caribou, Iron & Wine, Patrick Wolf, Bell X1, Four Tet, ROBYN!

BOOKS! Hemingway, Findley, T Robbins, LeGuin, Bukowski, McCarthy. Catch-22. Ikea catalogues. Cookbooks with nice pictures. Non-fictional works on modern history.

MOVIES! Jean-Pierre Jeunet, Hayao Miyazaki, Bernardo Bertolucci, Lars von Trier, Denys Arcand, etc.

One Amazing Thing I've Done

Living in different places, places so far from where you were born -- I'm not sure if it gets more amazing than that. OH! Learning languages, widening your world views, things like that. It just gets better and better.

Teach, Learn, Share

I can teach you:
- How to sew on buttons properly ;)
- Why polenta is the best food in the world
- How to make origami turtles

I would like to learn:
- Cat whispering
- Dog whispering
- Packing light

Countries I've Visited

Canada, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Netherlands, Norway, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I've Lived In

Belgium, Canada, Finland, Germany, South Korea

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