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  • 4 References 4 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in Japanese; learning English, Spanish
  • 40, Female
  • Member since 2011
  • Lab work, Tennis, Driving to Onsen (hot springs)
  • PhD
  • From Tokyo, Japan
  • Profile 95% complete

About Me


Happy Life


I was born and raised in Tokyo. After college, I moved several cities in Japan and furthermore I've live in US for three years. It was exciting years. The days and people whom I met those days broaden my view.

Now I'm in Kofu. It's a nice city nearby Tokyo, and we are proud to have our national heritage Mt. Fuji!

I like to meet people from different cultural area. And I hope to show good things and places of my country.


If you are thinking to make a short trip to Kofu, please send me your request at least a week before.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


Since I love traveling, I would like to help the people who are traveling now.
When I was student, I visited my friends and/or friend's friends places. They were very kind to host me and give me some chances to see many places in the world.
Now it's my turn.


I hosted French sisters last fall. First day, I asked them to visit Kawaguchi-ko area by themselves, cause I have to work on weekdays. Second day, it was holiday and we visited several places including Onsen together. It was great experience, and appreciate them for coming my place.


Travel to the space! Someday, we will be able to go anywhere in the space like we can go anywhere on the earth now, I believe.

  • culture
  • traveling
  • socializing
  • geography
  • history
  • languages
  • tourism

Music, Movies, and Books

I love 'Twilight'. Both movies and books.
Also I read 'Suiko-den' (Chinese book in Japanese translation) recently. It was long and great story. I like it too.

Teach, Learn, Share

Before 2020 Tokyo Olympic, I would like to pass the interpreter-guide test.

Teaching about Japanese things such as geography, history, and culture in English will be nice practice for me. I appreciate your questions.

And of course, it's my pleasure to share your cultures.

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Cambodia, Canada, China, Costa Rica, France, Hungary, Italy, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

Japan, United States

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