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Find Enjoyment in Travel....or make a good attempt.
My work in energy efficiency engineering gives me satisfaction for problem solving. Mostly, I help businesses reduce their energy consumption by recommending improvements to the air conditioning equipment. I enjoy travel in the US for work because I often get to explore new areas. The work is flexible to accommodate my exploring habits. I have a huge social life beyond work and would like to share it with visiting CSers. I have a few bikes, so we can go for rides.
All meaning is Subjective;therefore, I intend to enjoy making-meaning. Cultural pluralism rewards.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
I joined and attended the million member event in Golden Gate Park during the same week. I want to host for one to three days or maybe longer depending.
I like the idea of CS as a chance to meet many more travelers visiting from many more cultures than I am able to visit myself.
I live life as adventure and enjoy many outlets to challenge myself. Interests include: sailing, travel, cooking, road biking, mountain biking, music concerts, talking with others, reading, and exploring the nightlife in San Francisco.
Music, Movies, and Books
My Pandora.com is seeded with a Florence and the Machine's channel.
"The Fugitive", Harrison Ford unjustly accused of killing his wife, must find the real one-armed killer while avoiding Tommy Lee Jones.
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Sailing from Oahu Hawaii to San Francisco in a 47 foot sailboat taking 19 days on the water.
Teach, Learn, Share
Sailing: I know how, when, and why to tie sailing knots. Very good for moving such as heavy TVs from a second story balcony.
Countries I’ve Visited
Antigua and Barbuda, Canada, Cuba, France, Germany, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Myanmar, Scotland, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand, United Kingdom
Countries I’ve Lived In
Ireland, Scotland, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States