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Colm Duggan

Dublin, Dublin, Ireland (Republic of)

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Overview

  • 12 Positive References
  • Fluent in English; learning Spanish
  • 32, Male
  • Member since 2011
  • Financial services
  • In Business Studies
  • From Thurles, Tipperary, Ireland
  • Profile 65% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

To get off the tourist trail that I have previously stuck to!

ABOUT ME

I am laid back, talkative, always willing to try new things, tastes & especially new activities. I try to fit adventure into my life anytime I can in between working. I'm trying to expand my experience of couchsurfing and meeting people through it as so far i'm just a beginner!

PHILOSOPHY

Thrive in naivety..

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I'm always willing and able for a good chat!

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Have only couchsurfed once via this website but have been taken into homes in Bolivia and Palestine. The world is a friendly place! Although I have often randomly met with couchsurfers on the street. Other than that i'm on mates couches all the time after a night out when I can't remember where I live!

Interests

Rock climbing, soccer, golf, scuba diving, kitesurfing (beginner), meeting people over a quite drink. I am interested in current affairs and whats going on in the world. In terms of the type of history I am into; when I travel to/read about somewhere I usually gravitate towards anything to do with the period post World War II - Present day.

Music, Movies & Books

Music; U2, Damien Rice, Ryan Adams, Radiohead, Alt-J, Bon Iver...
Need to read more, i'm a non-fiction type, just read Agassi's biog...Just back from South Africa, so mandela's biog is getting a read...riveting!
The musical/film 'Once' is a favourite.
Other films; Headhunters, The Secret in their Eyes, Into the Wild (of course)...

One Amazing Thing I've Done

Machu Picchu...cliched but true! Petra is a close second. Have loved kitesurfing in Columbia and ice climbing in Bolivia! As an undiscovered location Mostar of Bosnia is pretty amazing. Istanbul has just become the most amazing place I have been (in every way!).

visited 38 states (16.8%)Create your own visited map of The World or Like this? try: Fridge Poetry

Teach, Learn, Share

Travel advice maybe, 20 countries on the last trip...English practice perhaps..I hope to share my couch in the future when I have a house!

Countries I've Visited

Argentina, Australia, Belize, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Colombia, Croatia, Ecuador, El Salvador, Germany, Guatemala, Honduras, Hungary, Iran, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Laos, Mexico, New Zealand, Palestine, Peru, Romania, Spain, Thailand, Turkey, United States, Viet Nam

Countries I've Lived In

Canada, Ireland, United Kingdom

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