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Overview

  • 65 references 44 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning Swedish
  • 29, Female
  • Member since 2012
  • Travelling
  • Learning whilst living
  • No hometown listed
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About Me

Hello! I'm Anna. I'm originally from Perth, Australia and have spent the last six years traveling and living in Scotland and New Zealand. I was recently in North America for their Summer and have just moved back to Wellington, NZ where I'm looking to return the kindness exhibited to me during my time there! :)

I play the ukulele, am learning the accordion and love listening to records, going to shows, dancing and jamming.
I'm vegan and love cooking with folk, sitting on porches outside and picnics.
I adore spending time in nature. Hiking, camping, swimming and exploring.
I'm an artist and love creating and consuming by whatever means.

I love meeting people and adore travelling.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

I want a free place to stay and to steal all your food...

When I first started travelling at 20, I discovered couchsurfing and it changed my life! Over the last six years I've slept on over 100 couches across the world. I've had once in a lifetime experiences, newfound friends, lifelong friends, amazing connections and warm memories. Couchsurfing taught me so much about trust, openness and respect.

Interests

  • poetry
  • photography
  • cooking
  • music
  • live music
  • hiking
  • camping
  • hitchhiking
  • travel
  • art
  • films
  • ukulele
  • nature
  • feminism
  • comedy
  • veganism

Music, Movies, and Books

MUSIC: Animal Collective, WHY?, IDLES, Tame Impala, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Bjork, Sister Nancy, Kimya Dawson, Amen Dunes, Fleet Foxes, Sigur Ros, The National, Frightened Rabbit, Ramshackle Glory, AJJ, Villagers, Neutral Milk Hotel.

FILM: Daisies, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Amelie.

Pretty much anything by Quentin Tarantino, David Lynch, Wes Anderson and Richard Linklater.

BOOKS: Amanda Palmers, 'The Art of Asking, On the Road, Middlesex.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

It would be hard to pick just one, but travelling across India on the back of a motorcycle would be up there!

Teach, Learn, Share

I'll teach and share what I have and you teach and share what you have.

What I Can Share with Hosts

Vegan cooking, a ukulele lesson, stories, laughs, a dance partner and company!

Countries I’ve Visited

Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, India, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States, Vatican City State, Viet Nam

Countries I’ve Lived In

Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom

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