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I'm living in Galway in the West of Ireland. I play a bit of music locally, work in IT to pay the bills and teach yoga in the evenings!
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
We currently have a nice room available.
I first experienced couchsurfing through friends. When in France I stayed with a couchsurfer (who also happens to be a good friend of mine) and she brought me to a couch surfing meeting. At this meeting, we had a picnic outside, and everyone brought food - it was pretty cool. And the people involved in couchsurfing are really positive and it was nice spending time with them. So I decided to sign up and become involved myself.
Since signing up I've had some really positive and inspiring experiences meeting people from all around the globe. Instead of travelling, I have let the people come to my little corner of the world to hear about their cultures and experiences! Hopefully when it is my turn to travel I will be able to share in a similar way.
Meditation, music, yoga, theatre, vegetarian food, tribal drumming
Music, Movies, and Books
Krishnamurti, Anthony De Mello, Eckhart Tolle, Dhiravamsa, S.N. Goenka, Jack Kornfield
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Annapurna circuit, Walkers Haute route of Switzerland, Westr High
Teach, Learn, Share
I can show you how to play some Irish music on the mandolin or guitar. I can also show some simple meditation that will bring you peace and give you great rest.
What I Can Share with Hosts
At the moment, I'm a little busy so my time is very limited. I can just offer a place to stay, but not much in the way of social interaction, or sightseeing, etc. I would ask guests to be self-sufficient and happy to do their own thing, coming and going as they please using public transport. From Eyre square you can get a 407 bus that comes quite close to my house:
Need to get off before the Tesco express (Skeilig Ard),
Countries I’ve Visited
Austria, Belgium, England, France, Germany, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Norway, Scotland, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand, United States, Wales
Countries I’ve Lived In