Logo orange

Ariane Gauthier

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Not Accepting Guests

Last login 2 months ago

Join Couchsurfing to see Ariane's full profile. It's free!

View Full Profile

Overview

  • 7 Positive References
  • Fluent in English, French; learning German, Spanish
  • 26, Female
  • Member since 2009
  • Product Developer for a protein bar ...
  • BSc in Food Chemistry at McGill Univ...
  • From Aylmer, Qc
  • Profile 65% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

learn to cook many international specialties and taste some delicious beers/wines!

ABOUT ME

I am a very social person who loves to meet up for some beers (Montreal has excellent choices), food, trivia nights or even board game nights. I was very involved on my campus through many groups and activities! Most notably, I was a member of the intercollegiate McGill Lumberjack Team!!! That's right, I chop, saw and throw logs of wood competitively! I really enjoy travelling and learning about new cultures. Since food is what I studied and now my career I am very passionate about it! The most memorizing thing about a trip is what flavours you discovered and who you were with! I am totally the kind of person who makes it obligatory to go to a local grocery store in every new place I visit! I was in the royal canadian air cadets for 8 years as part of the military marching band. Clarinet and barytone were my main instruments. Finally, I am a smiling face that loves to laugh and share her experiences with fun people! ------------------------------------------------------ Je suis une personne sociale qui aime rencontrer de nouvelles personnes autour d'une bonne broue (Montréal a d'excellent choix de microbrasseries), un nouveau resto, une soirée de trivia ou même des jeux de société! Je vis à Montréal depuis 3 ans et j'adores faire la "show off" de cette merveilleuse ville! Petit fait intéréssant sur moi: j'étais bûcheronne compétitive pendant mon temps à l'université McGill!

PHILOSOPHY

-The answer to life, the universe and everytihng is 42. -It's not what life offers you, it's what you offer life! -"It is by universal misunderstanding that all agree. For if, by ill luck, people understood each other, they would never agree."Charles Baudelaire

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Wile backpacking around Europe with my friend I had the honour and pleasure of being hosted in Marseilles and in Leuven (Belgium)! Since then I've been spreading the word about my wonderful experience!

Interests

travelling (duh!),music,movies,lumberjacking,roaming,reading,laughing,roadtripping,photography,kinball,drinking (can that be an interest?!?!),making beer/wine/bread/cheese,cooking

Music, Movies & Books

I love movies in general. My favorites are: Monty Python and the quest for the holy grail, Spaghetti Westerns,Star Wars, the Godfather,Chocolat,Schindler's list,Ratatouille,Snatch,Casablanca,Pride and Prejudice,Tarantino films, Tim Burton films, Fight Club, etc.

As for music well i'm a musician (clarinet, classical guitar,baryton,trumpet) so i have what i like to call music ADD. I love pretty much any genre!

Books are another think i enjoy, when i can find the time!!! I'm a huge fan of douglas adams (hitchiker's guide to the galaxy), I love Anthony Bourdain's books, Albert Camus,Jane Austen (quite the contrast but still!), JRR Tolkien, Philippa Gregory, and many more. Like with movies, i love a good twist and some humour! ------------------------------------------------------- J'adores le cinéma et j'ai beaucoup trop de films préférés! Les tops sont: Monty python, la guerre des étoiles, les spaghetti westerns, orgeuil et préjugés (eh oui, toute fille a comme petit pêché les livres/films de Jane Austen!), les films de Tarantino et Tim Burton, Fight Club, La grande seduction (excellent film quebecois) ainsi que plusieurs autres!

Pour ce qui est de la musique, vu que je suis musicienne j'adores tout et n'importes quoi! C'est difficile de trouver quelque chose que je vais détester!

J'adores lire au soleil avec un bon verre de sangria en main! Mes auteurs préférés sont: Albert Camus, Jane Austen, Douglas Adams, JRR Tolkien, Philippa Gregory et plusieurs autres!

One Amazing Thing I've Done

-LIFE! -Play in a military tatoo with world class musicians in front of a packed coliseum (+4000people) and get a standing ovation! -Watch the sun set into the ocean in La Rochelle, France -Sleep under the stars on a boat in Turkey

Countries I've Visited

Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Turkey, United Kingdom

Countries I've Lived In

Canada

Join Couchsurfing to see Ariane's full profile. It's free!

View Full Profile