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About Me


To enjoy life, To travel as much as i can.


My name is David. I'm 31 and from the county of Essex
in England. I lived/traveled around Australia for a year in 2005 and went 2 New Zealand for a month after. Since then i have been working in England then traveling abroad, working in England then traveling abroad and so on. I have been 2 quite a few places in the last few years, including various countries in North and South America, Asia and Europe.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I have 'surfed' in India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Philippines, Taiwan, China, South Korea, Belguim, Paris and England so far and have met some very interesting and kind people. I enjoyed hosting people in my small room in Xiamen, China.


Traveling (meeting new people and seeing new places), football, music, catching up with friends and family.

  • traveling
  • music
  • soccer

Music, Movies, and Books

Music i like: Mainly Indie bands; Oasis, The Libertines, Arcade Fire, Bloc Party, The Strokes, Editors, Kasabian, The Vaccines, Beady Eye, Noel Gallagher, Idlewild, The Stills, Bon Iver, Jimmy Eat World, The Gaslight Anthem, The National, The Head and The Heart etc

Movies i like: Many war and true/based on true story films; Forest Gump, Saving Private Ryan, The Shawshank Redemption, Trainspotting, American History X, We Were Soldiers, Braveheart, The Green Mile, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World etc.

Books i like: Travel/ non fiction; Bill Bryson, Michael Palin, Band Of Brothers, With The Old Breed, Into Thin Air, Alive, Ranulph Fiennes.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Traveling overland from Hong Kong to London. Lived and traveled around Australia for one year.

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