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Brent Reid

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England

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50% response rate · Last login 5 days ago

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Overview

  • 25 Positive References
  • Fluent in English; learning French, German, Italian
  • 112, Male
  • Member since 2011
  • I work with people who are homeless ...
  • Plenty, ta - and I'm far from finished!
  • From Nottingham, England.
  • Profile 100% complete

About Me

I'm a health-conscious, nonsmoking vegan and have been described as intelligent, inquisitive, funny, friendly and outgoing!

I love travelling and am keen to see as much of the world as possible. In fact I may be from the UK but first and foremost, in the words of Charles Chaplin, "I am a citizen of the world."

Having said that though, I particularly love Germany and plan to settle there one day!

My philosophy:

Always try to be part of the solution, not just part of the problem.
Keep a green bough in your heart and the singing bird will come.
If you can't be a sun, don't be a cloud.
Think about those that need help.
The best is always yet to come.
These ARE the good old days.
Keep your life simple.
It's ok to be happy.

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

To travel cheaply, reciprocate for fellow travellers and make life-enriching connections!

Interests

Am open to most things and new experiences, but particular interests are: environmental issues; animal welfare; art; poetry; history, classic literature; ballet; theatre; stand-up comedy; music of all kinds, but especially rock, pop, folk and classical; film (of all eras, but especially early film, from 1890s-1940s)... ah - and meeting cool people!

Music, Movies & Books

I love far too many to be able to single out only a few. Tell me yours instead - we probably have lots of faves in common!

One Amazing Thing I've Done

I love and am loved.

Teach, Learn, Share

I've a lot of positivity to share, but it's thoroughly grounded in reality!

What I Can Share With Hosts

I'm always positive and happy: life's too short and too beautiful to be down about anything for long! I'm keen to learn and experience new things. If we both have time we can spend it together but if not I'm very self-sufficient. Am a low profile guest and always travel light: you'll hardly know I'm there and certainly won't know I've been - apart from the little warm glow I'll leave in your heart!

Countries I've Visited

Belgium, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Italy, Portugal, Spain, United Kingdom

Countries I've Lived In

United Kingdom

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