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Overview

  • 11 References 5 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning Chinese, Persian (Farsi)
  • 43, Male
  • Member since 2006
  • Set Dresser (film/tv) not that i've ever worked on anythi...
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

to settle down to a lifetime of travel.

ABOUT ME

i don't know if anybody would have enough time to read that much mindless drivel.
i don't really believe in horoscopes, but i'm a taurus; apparently we like to enjoy the finer things in life. which is true of me: i like things like good food, good company, good wine (that sounds better than good beer which i like A LOT more), deep political and emotional conversation, superficial chats with loads of laughs about nothing at all, a good party.
i don't mind roughing it either, a good solid 22 hour bus ride thru an old soviet country on a bus that wouldn't be allowed on the road in the west.
i wanna either work really hard or not at all- don't give me a job where i have nothing to do, i've got better ways to spend my time.
i wanna see the world b4 it or i disappear.
i wanna walk the streets of foreign countries and just say g'day to everyone.
i wanna go surfing and snowboarding.
i want electronic gadgets.
i want to have some kind of environmental impact conscience for the things i like and do.
i want to get rid of all my material baggage.
i reserve the right to contradict myself.

are u bored yet?

PHILOSOPHY

i want to live life, NOW! i don't want to spend all my time thinking about my future. (i'm a bit worried that in the future i'll wish i had spent some more time in my past thinking about my future)
i don't believe in religion, but live as closely as i can to the idea of karma.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

as yet i've only surfed 3 times.
but i want to surf lots more.
its so much better getting some kind of local or expat perspective than checking into a sterile hotel.

Interests

fun stuff

  • dining
  • wine
  • beer
  • partying
  • traveling
  • surfing
  • snowboarding
  • religion

Music, Movies, and Books

i think i watched to much doctor who as a kid.
i like sci fi books, movies. i like art house, blockbuster, comicstrip, comedy, heist, world movies.
give me tarantino, give me city of god, give me star wars and guy ritchie, give me more australian movies.
i like just about any kind of book, but dunno if i can stand another celestine prophecy type book ever again. right now i'm reading the adventures of haji baba of isfahan, it was written in 1824. its a lot of fun.
music? just about anything from brahms to pantera.
no country.
i don't like country music.
did i mention i'm not real keen on country music?
i like some of the aussie hip hop thats about these days. lyrical rhyming structure needs some development, but who am i to talk- i tried writing some hip hop lyrics. i was terrible.
i like dancing to terrible music in dodgey discoes sometimes.
i like festivals like Big Day Out, but then, who doesn't.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

stayed up till midnight one time.

Teach, Learn, Share

lets meet and talk and see what new ideas we can gleam off each other.
lets giggle about silly little things we know we shouldn't really be giggling about

Countries I’ve Visited

Albania, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Cambodia, China, Czech Republic, Egypt, Georgia, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Laos, Macedonia, Malaysia, Montenegro, New Zealand, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Turkey, United Kingdom

Countries I’ve Lived In

Australia

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