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Claire Gerdsen

Gaziantep, Gaziantep, Turkey

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Overview

  • 4 Positive References
  • Fluent in English; learning Korean, Thai
  • 29, Female
  • Member since 2012
  • I'm an English teacher in Gaziantep,...
  • No education listed
  • From Cincinnati, OHIO, USA
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About Me

ABOUT ME

cooking. sunglasses. teaching. sarcasm. traveling. card games. kids. chapstick. my kindle. making lists. ice cream. holidays.

PHILOSOPHY

My philosophy is simple: Be a good person and clean up after yourself! :)

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

* Hosting: If possible

* Surfing: Looking forward to doing this more

* Activities: A great way to meet people

* Groups: Participating in forums as a question asker and answerer

Interests

Reading: Right now it's A Clash of Kings

Cooking: I make a mean omelette and fancy myself a bit of a foodie

Eating: Isn't shared food always better?

Riding: Motorbikes, cars, bicycles -- fine with me!

Traveling: Hoping to have the number of countries I've visited above my age

Organizing: You'd be hard pressed to find someone better at it ;)

Drinking: Clear liquids generally

Music, Movies & Books

Books: Shantaram, Lamb, Bossypants, Nothing to Envy, A Song of Fire and Ice

Music: Maroon 5, Mat Kearney, Beyonce, Kanye West, Britney Spears

Movies: Sideways, A League of Their Own, Bridesmaids

One Amazing Thing I've Done

Slept on the Great Wall of China in 2010.

Rode and swam with elephants in Thailand.

Climbed Mt. Bromo in Indonesia.

Saw a real geisha in Japan.

Bungee jumped at the Korean DMZ.

Countries I've Visited

Austria, Cambodia, China, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Korea, Republic of, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Poland, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Viet Nam

Countries I've Lived In

Korea, Republic of, Thailand, United States

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