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  • Fluent in English
  • 36, Female
  • Member since 2011
  • Journalist
  • Journalism bachelors degree
  • From Ryerson University
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About Me


To learn more about the world and people through travel.


I was born in Nairobi, Kenya, and decided at age two that I was ready for a new adventure and moved to Toronto, Canada, where I grew up! I lived in Australia for a year but otherwise Toronto has been my home base.

I'm a journalist who loves learning about the world and others through the art of story-telling and meeting new people. I live in downtown Toronto, where I can easily access all that a big, diverse city has on offer.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


About to embark on my first couch surfing experience in Cape Town so to be determined!


I couch surfed for the first time in Cape Town_an experience that totally made the trip for me. My host was amazing as was my experience.


Travel (obviously right?), writing, music, biking, documentaries, dance.

  • arts
  • writing
  • documentaries
  • dancing
  • traveling
  • music
  • cycling
  • surfing
  • journalism

Music, Movies, and Books

Lee Fields, Sigur Ross, Niki and the Doves, Black Keys, Tribe Called Quest, Al Green, Stars, The Stills, The Smiths, Beruit, Bon Iver.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I've hiked a relatively significant mountain on every continent but one; saw a meteoroid shower over the deserts of Arizona; a pride of lions a few meters away post a kill, lounging in the Botswana savanna and I fell in love with orphans I volunteered with in Ecuador.

Teach, Learn, Share

Open-minded, fun, cultured, compassionate, funny, intelligent folks!

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