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  • 29 References 16 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning Spanish
  • 33, Male
  • Member since 2010
  • Botanist and occasional English Teacher
  • Bsc Hn. University of Western Australia
  • From Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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About Me

Spending some time up in Canada, fun times ahoy!

Traveler, hiker, botanist, analyst and occasional English teacher.

Currently in Fernie, Canada for the foreseeable future, living life.

Equally at home in a tent on a mountain, sleeping on a bus seat or trying (and failing) to ask for directions in whatever city I'm in at the moment.

"The lack of good reason not to do something is an excellent and compelling reason to do it."

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

Experience about the natural world, trade languages and bake the best brownies your oven has ever seen (unless you're a chef, then teach me something cool).

I host when I can and have slept on a lot of couches through couchsurfing and otherwise. I've had nothing but great experiences meeting people with all sorts of world views.


Natural Sciences, the outdoors, treking, rock climbing, cooking, regional and local food (especially that found on the streets), good music (debatable), esoteric subjects, avoiding life´s responsibilities.

  • festivals
  • dining
  • cooking
  • partying
  • socializing
  • music
  • outdoor activities
  • hiking
  • camping
  • rock climbing
  • ecology
  • teaching
  • languages

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Fallas festival in Valencia, Spain: Multistorey sculptures, fireworks, street parties, firecrackers, great food and roaring infernos. I died and went to a noisy smokey flame filled heaven...

Teach, Learn, Share

Teach; Ecology, English and terrible, terrible jokes
Learn; Languages (español), life experience
Share; Humor, cooking, knowledge, camping and hiking

Countries I’ve Visited

Argentina, Belgium, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Croatia, Czech Republic, Ecuador, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Namibia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Paraguay, Peru, Portugal, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Venezuela, Wales, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Countries I’ve Lived In

Australia, Canada, Colombia, United Kingdom, United States

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