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Quit my job in Melbourne Australia to travel the world, learn about different cultures and meet new and interesting people.
I am a 27 year old male who grew up in a small town 1.5 hours south of Melbourne called Bells Beach / Bellbrae. Growing up there in the country but close to the ocean lead me to being interested in all kinds of outdoor activities. I particularly enjoy Surfing, Fishing, Spear fishing, kayaking, hiking to find an amazing view, chilling at the beach, exploring new and different places and having a good laugh.
When I am not outdoors and need some downtime I am a bit of a movie fan and enjoy all kinds of different genres of movies. Willing to give anything a go!
I made a big decision in May 2013 to quit my job and travel the world for as long as I could. Over almost 2 years, I travelled in Europe & Africa and then moved to the USA where I basically took land and boat transport from LA to Ushuaia which is the most southern city in the world. After this trip I moved to Bogota, Colombia and lived there for 1.5 years.
I am very interested at improving my fluency in Spanish, this is one of the reasons that I am currently working and living in Bogota in Finance.
Looking forward to meeting you!
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Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
In December 2014 I finished a 19 month trip around the world. I now live in Bogota Colombia... due to my living situation I currently cant host but would love to give someone a tour of Bogota, travel Colombia on the weekends with like minded people, have a beer, share my culture..anything! :)
Hanging with friends and family, surfing, fishing, spear fishing, keeping fit and healthy, running, partying, languages, learning about different and foreign cultures, trying to cook different cuisines from around the world.
- outdoor activities
Music, Movies, and Books
Old school, lord of the rings, GOT, Starsky and Hutch, 300, Along came polly :)
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Hitchhike from Santiago in Chile to Ushuaia in Argentina with a great dutch friend I met in Cusco.
Teach, Learn, Share
Cooking, salsa, english.
What I Can Share with Hosts
Tour of Bogota, australian culture and cuisine and maybe a little bit of latin culture too!
Countries I’ve Lived In
Argentina, Australia, Chile, Colombia, Thailand