Deborah Kraft

Troy, NY, USA

Deborah Kraft

Troy, NY, USA

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  • Bachelors degree in Geology from Rensselaer Polytechnic I...
  • From Troy, New York
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About Me


To bike 5,000 miles across the U.S. from Acadia National Park to Olympic National Park.

Update: Completed!!


I like to bike, eat berries, and lay in the sun. I work for a company that grows biodegradable packaging out of mushroom roots and agricultural waste; basically a sustainable alternative to styrofoam! I work in the lab there helping with different experiments. I have a love for traveling and seeing new things, I feel like I can't stay in the same place for too long. I've used couchsurfing in the past while traveling through Europe, and I hope to use it again this coming summer (2015) as I bike across the country with my friend Mark. I love to learn about all sorts of different things whenever I can, and I love to laugh as much as possible.


Do what you love.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I have only had positive experiences with couchsurfing. I've met wonderful, generous people with funny stories and interesting tips about their hometowns. I think it's a fantastic way to travel, meet new people, and learn about new areas.



Music, Movies, and Books

Away We Go
Darjeeling Limited
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Back to the Future
Crazy Stupid Love

The Year of Secret Assignments
You & You & You
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Just one?? I have been inside the Great Pyramid, climbed the Acropolis, explored the Canadian Rockies, and helped build an orphanage in Kenya, to name a few.

What I Can Share with Hosts

Interesting and humorous stories, basic bike maintenance knowledge, musical entertainment (if a piano or trombone is present :] ), and a pleasant outlook on life.

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Bahamas, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, England, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Hungary, Italy, Kenya, Netherlands, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates

Countries I’ve Lived In

Denmark, United States

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