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Dan Stroud

Plymouth, Devon, England

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Overview

  • 3 Positive References
  • Fluent in English; learning Spanish
  • 46, Male
  • Member since 2011
  • Carpenter and traveller and helper o...
  • In the Capitalist tradition, now ren...
  • From Nr Bristol, UK
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

to wake up

ABOUT ME

Free thinking, independent, lovin and livin life, I love to take risks, face fears, push boundries.
I gave up my life in the UK to travel and be of service to others, to live a life with some meaning and purpose, not waste my time living a life that belongs to someone else!

UPDATE!!!
Having spent a year and a half living in Argentina, I developed a passion for long distance cycle touring, aka, living like a hobo on a bike! Also camping, hiking, swimming in the sea.
Last year saw me cycling 2500 kms around Spain, and many more trips planned.
I was going to cycle around the world this year but fate had other plans. I met a beautiful Spanish girl and now we live together and have a cat!
So, I continue to read books by Alastair Humphreys, and plan to cycle to Istanbul some time next spring, and maybe my girlfriend and the cat can come too!!!

PHILOSOPHY

open my mind, see what is real!

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

By turning some worthwhile thoughts into actions...

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

Only hosting so far, a great opportunity to meet new people and to be of service to others.

Interests

Learning Spanish, dancing Tango, playing guitar, cooking, meeting people, travelling, meditation, avoiding holes in the pavement.
Currently learning flamenco guitar.

Music, Movies & Books

Siddartha - Herman Hess
Old English Black and white films
The Matrix
Groove Armada, Nitin Sawhney, Royksop, Miles Davis, Dead Kennedys, I looooove music, it touches my soul...!

One Amazing Thing I've Done

Lived in Buenos Aires for 1.5 years.
Cycled 1000kms on a spontaneous whim, to avoid getting the bus.

Teach, Learn, Share

meditation. The local area. Beautiful Dartmoor, the sea.

Countries I've Visited

Argentina, India, Peru, South Africa, United States

Countries I've Lived In

Argentina, United Kingdom

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