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I'm based in Tampa, Florida USA and I have adjusted my career to gain the freedom to travel more months out of the year.
I find it difficult to just work a regular corporate job. Being somewhere across the globe feels more real to me than life in the United States.
I volunteer with local mentorship organizations whenever I have free time.
I eat a plant-based diet and love to exercise and stay fit.
I love to learn so I spend a lot time educating myself about the way the world really works.
“Live, love, learn”
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
Local Community Events
Local meetups; Hosting; Surfing; meeting new people
Traveling the Americas, live music, social justice, politics, psychology, veggie cooking
Sports (soccer, tennis, basketball)
- music festivals
- live music
- outdoor activities
Music, Movies, and Books
Ãâ¬All the Real Girls,Ãâ¬ÃÅMalcolm X,Love Actually,Ãâ¬ÃÅWhy We Fight,Race to Nowhere and many more
Amy Winehouse, Bjork, Kanye West, Mos Def, MF DOOM, Portishead, The Streets
Haruki Murakami, Eduardo Galeano, Franz Kafka, George Orwell, Jon Jeter, Marianne Williamson
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Heidelberg, Germany in the summer
Shinto shrine in Hachinohe, Japan
Kizomba dancing in Lisbon, Portugal
Getting lost in Barri Gòtic in Barcelona, Spain
FESTIVAL IMPERIAL in COSTA RICA --I love big outdoor music festivals.
Traveling and living in Guatemala for two summers.
Teach, Learn, Share
People who see beyond myths and conventional wisdom. People who are spiritual seekers.
Countries I’ve Visited
Costa Rica, France, Guatemala, Italy
Countries I’ve Lived In
Germany, Guatemala, Japan, United States