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To live, learn, and love!
I am a Master's student in Sweden, learning all about human behaviour and interactions in the world. The user experience and visual design drives my interest. I love to travel and meet new people. I keep an open mind and happy thoughts.
Hmm...my mantra. I'm a firm believer in positive thought and being open-minded. I really enjoy discovering new cultures and cuisines and love love love travel.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
Attending local meetings, connect with other CS'ers, meet for coffee/drinks, give advice to fellow CS'ers who will be travelling in my area or places I have been before, share stories and experiences.
Recently had my first surfing experiences and am looking forward to more. Also, haven't hosted yet, and hope to change that also. It's tough, I move around so much and often don't have suitable space for guests.
I love the outdoors: hiking, cycling. I like lots of adrenaline sports, but in small doses. I like a lot of sports, but mostly recreational including: basketball, soccer, rock climbing, volleyball, badminton, ultimate frisbee to name a few...
Music, Movies, and Books
Most of Ayn Rand, The Order of Good Cheer, and I'm a big nerd for responsible design authors: Victor Papanek, John Thackara, William McDonough, Janine Benyus
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Climbed to the top of Ben Nevis.
Watched Aurora Borealis on two continents.
Drove from Nova Scotia to Florida with five friends.
Cycled around Mt. Fuji on a beautiful day.
Flew in a helicopter over an active volcanoe.
Camped in a blizzard on the Arctic sea ice (-25 with a 10m tide).
Willingly buried in geothermal sand until my whole body was one hearbeat.
Jumped out of a plane at 10,000 and passed through a cloud.
Partied on a yacht in St. Tropez until 6am on my birthday.
Night snowboarding in Yongpyong South Korea...
Caving in the French Alps for 7 hours.
Roadtrip in northern Sweden to the Arctic Circle.
Countries I’ve Visited
Canada, Cuba, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Ireland, Japan, Mexico, Norway, South Korea, United Kingdom, United States, Virgin Islands, British, Virgin Islands, U.S.
Countries I’ve Lived In
Canada, France, Japan, Sweden, United States